Whare Tapere Māori Creative Space
Make a donation to help finance a new space for ngā toi Māori artists to share, develop and present collaborative work to audiences and communities during Matariki and beyond.Read more
Dr Ian Chapman and the Cosmic Jive Trio
In this sparkling interactive performance and accompanying chat, Dr Ian Chapman and band unravels the extraordinary marriage of sound and visual effect that lies at the heart of the work of David Bowie.Read more
Immerse yourself in this award-winning AV/digital dance installation by internationally recognised NZ arts laureate, Daniel Belton and Good Company Arts - a spellbinding Asia-Pacific fusion to enhance the magic of Matariki.Read more
Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series 2021
Enjoy a remarkable line-up of renowned local, national and international artists performing in a beautiful heritage venue.Read more
Nau mai, haere mai, Te Matatiki Toi Ora The Arts Centre invites you to our Matariki celebrations where we embrace ahunga nui (connection) through ngā toi (the arts). Gather your whānau and friends, and join us. Ngā toi is for everyone.Read more
Welcome to The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora.
Dating back to 1877, The Arts Centre has a rich history and an exciting future.
Located in the heart of Ōtautahi Christchurch, The Arts Centre is an Aotearoa New Zealand landmark – home to galleries, museums, cinemas, boutique retailers, artisan eateries and bars, engaging events, stunning venues and much more.
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