Art

The dignified and the beautiful

The dignified and the beautiful

This year the University’s School of Architecture and Planning celebrates its first 100 years. Dr Lucy Treep reports. The Auckland School of Architecture started modestly with three night classes a week – held in a cold and dilapidated basement. Most of the obviously dedicated students worked fulltime in architects’ offices during the day. But from […]

Bright futures

Bright futures

Meet University of Auckland Art History students John Mutambu and Emma Jameson.

Playing his own score

Playing his own score

Pianist Flavio Villani talks to Judy Wilford about Crossing Rachmaninoff ‒ the film about his life which screened to wide acclaim around the country over winter.

Making unexpected connections

Making unexpected connections

Michael Parekowhai (BFA 1991, MFA 2000), Professor of Fine Arts at Elam, is an artist with a well-deserved international reputation.

Auckland Writers Festival

Auckland Writers Festival

Not sure? Then head to the University of Auckland Writers Festival Debate on 13 May titled “Everyone has the absolute right to offend”.