Arts and Culture
Eight new works of art will appear around central Christchurch in a public exhibition
Monstrous hand installation, Quasi, moved from Christchurch Art Gallery to Wellington
Taranaki teen crowned Miss Teenager Universe Oceania 2019 in Guatemala
'We are literally on the same page' - award winning Kiwi children's author and illustrator become an item
There are still calls for women to keep up the fight, and for men to make sure the women in their lives are given the same opportunities.
New Zealand set to get new archives facility to store nation’s taonga
The gallery is holding a special exhibition in McCahon’s honour.
Colin McCahon centenary celebrated at Auckland Art Gallery
It’s just been announced he’ll co-curate the New Zealand Festival in Wellington.
Flight of the Conchords star Bret McKenzie returns home to guest curate New Zealand Festival
FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2005 file photo, author Toni Morrison listens to Mexicos Carlos Monsivais during the Julio Cortazar professorship conference at the Guadalajara's University in Guadalajara City, Mexico.  The Nobel Prize-winning author has died. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf says Morrison died Monday, Aug. 5, 2019 at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She was 88.  (AP Photo/Guillermo Arias, File)
Toni Morrison, giant of modern literature dies, aged 88
The Durie Hill Elevator is the only one of its kind in the southern hemisphere.
NZ 'losing its heritage buildings at a massive rate', district councillor says
Judge Fiona Partington with the winning artwork 'Nana's Birthday'. Photo: Supplied / Waikato Museum
Dunedin-based artist wins NZ Contemporary Arts Award with 'Nana's Birthday'
Students label artist Theo Schoon’s work racist, call for boycott of Wellington exhibition
Wordsmith Max Cryer discusses how common words and phrases in the country came to be.
Kiwis' favourite words and phrases explained in new book The Godzone Dictionary
Rare story by John Steinbeck, set in Paris, published in magazine this week
As reporter Rachel Parkin explains it’s high intensity and considered a sport.
Meet New Zealand's Highland dancing champion who's taking the sport by storm
Nicole Whippy revisited her roots when she directed and co-wrote the film Vai
Shortland Street actress reconnects with her Fijian culture in new film
Brazilian-Kiwi Gui Taccetti's work runs until the end of the week.
Artist welcomes 'pornography' complaints about Auckland exhibition exploring religion, sexuality
The ship is one of the most significant discoveries in New Zealand’s maritime history.
Coastal schooner recovered more than 150 years after beaching on Auckland's west coast
He's famous for directing blockbusters like Avatar and Titanic, but it's his sideline hobby that's the focus of the exhibition.
Filmmaker James Cameron reveals his fascination with deep sea exploration in Dunedin exhibition
Opinion has been divided over the most suitable location for the large pieces.
Christchurch's controversial Berlin Wall slabs find a home
Author Jeff Murray said he based his book Melt on a plausible future.
Kiwi author's new book, Melt, imagines NZ's role in the world after Antarctica melts
For the first time a group of New Zealand indigenous designers will showcase their clothes on an international runway.
Indigenous New Zealand designs to be showcased at Hong Kong Fashion Week
The young actress and broadcaster is performing in a play at Auckland’s Q Theatre.
Mike King's daughter Alex making her own way in the entertainment industry
It seems just about everyone’s got a tattoo these days.
Ferns, maps and love hearts - what are the most popular tattoos?
The traditional art of tā moko is making a comeback with designs unique to the wearer and their whakapapa.
Auckland couple takes art of tā moko to another level
An estimated 6000 people took part in the haka at the festival in Copenhagen.
Thousands of Danish heavy metal fans perform haka for Kiwi band Alien Weaponry
Seven Sharp reporter Mike Thorpe got into the swing of things.
Instagram generation's new swings in Christchurch get 'a straight 10' from swinging world record holder
Woman tours now-famous 'mystery' bedroom she plastered with pop posters in 1964
But first the town hall building has to be made earthquake-safe.
Wellington's Civic Square to become home to national music school
The service also features international celebs like Snoop Dogg and Caitlyn Jenner.
Kiwi celebrities offer personalised online 'shout outs' - for a price
Greymouth man Cary Lancaster was nominated as a Good Sort by members of his cast.
Good Sorts: A theatre director bringing people together
'I'm a devil for detail' - Auckland Game of Thrones fan shares love of show through his craft