Projects & opportunities

Eight flag poles decorated with Matariki-themed flags next to Whairepo Lagoon on the Wellington waterfront.

WAITUHI 2019, Maioha Kara


WAITUHI – Matariki public art project

We are gearing up for Matariki in July and calling for proposals from local Māori artists to design a series of flags for the eight flag poles on the south side of Frank Kitts Park near Whairepo lagoon on the waterfront. Proposals are due at midday on Friday 1 May 2020.

For more information.: WAITUHI 2020 artist brief (430KB PDF)

Note: The production and installation of WAITUHI 2020 will depend on a reduction to the COVID-19 alert level.

The entrance of the newly refurbished Karori Recreation Centre building.

Newly refurbished Karori Recreation Centre.


Karori Recreation Centre mural project

We are calling for proposals from artists/designers to create an artwork for an internal wall at the newly refurbished Karori Recreation Centre.

The proposal submission date has been postponed by two weeks until Friday 17 April 2020.

For more information: Karori Recreation Centre artist brief (332KB PDF)

Note: The installation date for the artwork has been postponed until later in the year, when COVID-19 alert levels shift.