30th Anniversary COMNAP exhibition
An exhibition showcasing stunning photographs from the Antarctic
Necessary Traditions Festival at the Arts Centre
Be a star
Late Night Fridays at Rembrandt Remastered
Monster Spring Clean Market
Sunday guided tour with Dr Erin Griffey
A remarkable collection of digitally remastered, life-size works from one of the world’s greatest painters
Great Hall Lunchtime Concerts
Our famous lunchtime concerts are held on the last Monday of each month until November.
UC Winter Series
A concert featuring Monteverdi’s Madrigals of Love & War, UC's Gamelan Ensemble and John Zorn’s Cobra.
Plan your visit to the Arts Centre
Inspiring venues for hire
The Arts Centre has five inspiring venues for hire - the Great Hall, Rutherford's Den Lecture Theatre, Classics, The Gym and Pūmanawa.
Visit our interactive science museum
Be inspired by the life and work of Ernest, Lord Rutherford at Rutherford's Den – completely transformed following the earthquakes.