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21 February 2020

Feast (Together)

This year, the festival will be hosted by the Canterbury-West Coast region at the beautifully restored historic Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora. Read more.

Featured – 21 February 2020

Feast (Together)

This year, the festival will be hosted by the Canterbury-West Coast region at the beautifully restored historic Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora. Read more.

17 February 2020

Kiss failure on the mouth

Come and dance! Locals are invited to embrace failure and the learning that comes with it and join a movement workshop at The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora. Read more.


14 February 2020

The Arts Centre brings digital art to the Great Hall

The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora is delighted to be hosting Personal Space, a collection of five new artist cinema works commissioned by CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand in 2019. Read more.


31 January 2020

Pop the Cork at Cellar Door

Cellar Door opened its doors at The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora in Christchurch earlier this month. Read more.


30 October 2019

Standout films to screen at Leighs Construction Outdoor Cinema

A dozen top films united by a sense of place are set to screen at the sizzling Leighs Construction Outdoor Cinema at The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora this summer. Read more.


29 September 2019

Drone, worker or queen – which one are you?

A new immersive dance-theatre work from Stuart Lloyd-Harris and Julia Harvie takes you on a performance experience behind the barriers of The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora in Ōtautahi Christchurch. Read more.


18 July 2019

Call for expressions of interest: Creative Tutors

Are you an experienced creative tutor keen to facilitate a workshop at The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora? Read more.


22 May 2019

Matariki 2019 programme launched

Pipiri/June and Hōngongoi/July at The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora is set to delight, entertain and set the mind a-ticking with our Matariki 2019 celebrations, which are much bigger and better than the inaugural year in 2018. Read more.


16 May 2019

Call for exhibition expressions of interest

Are you a Canterbury-based visual artist who would like to show your work in an exhibition at The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora? Read more.