10 Lessons on Creative Integrity from Areez Katki

Areez Katki is a Persian-born, independent textile practitioner based in Auckland, New Zealand. He specialises in creating pieces of knitwear & apparel that are locally crafted by hand. Each body of work is carefully researched and the materials he uses are considered, ethically sourced and are limited editions. Areez considers himself as an object maker […]

Ramp Gallery

About Ramp Gallery: Ramp is a contemporary public art gallery, situated in the heart of Hamilton City at Wintec’s School of Media Arts. Ramp runs a curated programme of exhibitions showing work from New Zealand and International artists. Ramp also has an education and public programme running alongside each exhibition with artists talks, public panels […]

Solo : St Peter’s Cathedral becomes a work of art

Wintec tutors Luke McConnell & Jordan Foster have teamed up on an exciting projection installation entitled ‘SOLO’. Solo is a commissioned piece designed to complement the Christmas revellers taking in the sights of the Garden Place Christmas tree and the Trees at the Meteor art exhibition. “We’re really excited. This is the first time the […]

2016 Graduate Showcase Exhibitions

Its that time of year again, when we get to showcase our amazing students and the pieces they have relentlessly worked on all year. All are invited to attend the exhibition series:  Listen to some meticulously molded soundscapes, absorb some detailed imagery, be drawn in to the passionate stroke of a pen (or charcoal or digital […]

Hamilton Book Month events

Hamilton Book Month, held in August 2015, celebrates NZ authors and their writing. There are opportunities to hear authors read their work and ask about their writing influences.

Top Art comes to Hamilton

Media Arts will be hosting the touring NZQA Top Art exhibition in Hamilton from April 29 – May 7.

Zine specialist returns for free talk and workshop

Planning for Hamilton’s first Zinefest began with Bryce’s visit to the Spark Festival in August and we are now following that up with a public talk and workshop on zines and zine making, October 15 – 16, all welcome.