Modern woman shines at Mahara

Modern woman shines at Mahara

The (Old) Waikanae Library might be a leaky mess on the inside but outside it…

June 25, 2020
Fearless bad-guy catcher for Police Museum

Fearless bad-guy catcher for Police Museum

Kāpiti Artist Marcus Ebbett says the New Zealand Police Museum is a fantastic final destination…

June 16, 2020
Elizabeth Kay in Kāpiti Book Talk

Elizabeth Kay in Kāpiti Book Talk

Sunday 12 July in the Paraparaumu Library Meeting Room at 2:00 pm The Kāpiti Friends…

June 13, 2020

Kāpiti projects get over $20k Creative NZ funding

Fourteen creative Kāpiti groups and individuals benefitted from the first 2019 round of Creative Communities…

April 28, 2019

Special events at Mahara Gallery

Opening 1.30 – 2.30, Sunday 28 AprilA celebration of Frances Hodgkins’ 150th birthday, with special…

April 22, 2019

Poets to the People – Kāpiti

Poets to the People – Kāpiti will have Rob Hack from Paekākāariki as guest Poet…

April 22, 2019

Paekākāariki Art Show

The Paekākāariki Art Show is on again over Anzac weekend from the opening night 24th…

April 21, 2019

Mahara Curator values Frances Hodgkins as role model

Celebrated artist Frances Hodgkins – linked to Kāpiti by her sister Isabel – is a…

April 18, 2019

Personal Transformation Through Art

Kāpiti will soon welcome a workshop run by Corinne Allen and Kimbra Taylor which introduces…

March 14, 2019

Kāpiti art collection contributes to National Hodgkins Tour

The Kāpiti-based Field Collection of art works, is contributing three works by celebrated painter Frances…

March 13, 2019

Kāpiti launch for Keepers of History

In 2017, Rene Hollis interviewed 120 people over the age of 100, living in every…

March 10, 2019

Major funding boost for Mahara Gallery

June 1, 2020

The project which seeks to transform Mahara Gallery to bring it up to professional gallery standard has received a major boost following donations this year totaling some $270,000. Mahara Gallery Trust Board Chairman, Professor Les Holborow, says…

Review of Kāpiti production Parihaka

March 15, 2020

‘Parihaka’ – A Kāpiti College Multi-Curricular Production Reviewed by Te Aniwaniwa Black. Kāpiti College’s multi-curricular production ‘Parihaka,’ written by Paora Trim and Nicola Easthope, is a fictional account of real life events based on the invasion of…