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Stars align for Nelson’s new arts strategy

06/10/2022 10:49am

A new arts and creativity strategy has been officially adopted to help Whakatū Nelson realise its...

Karakia ceremony for Nelson’s largest mural

29/06/2022 11:04am

Iwi Kaumātua led the karakia ceremony for Nelson’s largest public mural at the Nelson Waste Recovery...

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Whakatū Nelson’s largest mural set to wow

28/04/2022 3:27pm

A new mural, depicting Nelson’s aquatic wildlife across its impressive 420m2 span, has brought an unexpected...

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Have your say on art and creativity in Whakatū

17/03/2022 11:50am

Nelson City Council is leading the development of a new strategy to support the growth of...

Tangaroa artwork installed at Nelson's Saxton Creek Culvert

28/01/2022 3:47am

Mā tini mā mano ka rapa te whai – many hands make light work.

A new arts strategy for Nelson City is underway

17/12/2021 10:56am

Nelson City Council is developing a new arts strategy for the region to support the growth...

Chorus cabinet art winners chosen

19/11/2021 12:28pm

Nelson’s lush landscape, the ocean, and a family of fungi will feature on four of Nelson’s...

Councillor’s Comment: An opportunity for the arts in Nelson

22/10/2021 11:40am

Our arts community, like many other local businesses and organisations, is extremely vulnerable to the environment...

Call for ideas for Chorus Art Cabinet murals

29/07/2021 11:51am

Nelson’s creative community is invited to show off its artistic flair in a new round of...

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Connecting with Whakatū Nelson’s past

Events & Festivals
09/03/2021 3:57pm

Tours of Nelson’s sites of significance, artworks, opportunities to discover your own genealogical past and even...

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Chorus cabinet art winners chosen

05/02/2021 3:42pm

Four diverse designs representing joy, community, diversity and love have been chosen to adorn street-sited Chorus...

Calling all artists - design Nelson’s Chorus cabinets

07/10/2020 3:40am

On behalf of Nelson City Council and Chorus, Arts Council Nelson is calling for designs from...