Arts Regional Trust
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The Arts Regional Trust : Te Taumata Toi-a-Iwi is an arts and creative industries development agency and a leading investor in growing entrepreneurship in Auckland’s creative sector.
The City Councils of Auckland and Manukau created the Arts Regional Trust Te Taumata Toi-a–iwi (ART) in 2000 to manage and grow their combined share of funds provided through the disestablishment of Auckland Regional Services Trust.
To date, ART has invested in a number of significant projects in partnership with other organisations such as the city councils of the Auckland region, universities and government agencies.
Our big idea
(ART) is growing entrepreneurship in Auckland’s creative sector to generate cultural and economic outcomes that benefit the Auckland Region.
Alix is the company director and lead producer at Auckland based film production company Candlelit Pictures.
Dominika is a multimedia artist, animator and designer. She is also Creative Director at Pepperbot Studios.
Huia has a background in events and artistic liaison as well as being a visual artist, award-winning singer/songwriter/producer.
Isaac is co-director of Monmouth Glass Studio, a small collaborative glass studio in Auckland.
A writer, director, producer and creative entrepreneur Janette has over two decades of experience across publishing and film/TV.
Sums is a producer with 15 years experience working in diverse roles in arts, project and event management in Malaysia and New Zealand.
Tainui has a Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts Majoring in Acting and is experienced in all areas of co-ordinating and executing professional the
The winner of the Hynds Creative Entrepreneur 2015 Award is renowned artistic director, producer, choreographer and film maker Shona McCullagh.
Bhavesh graduated with a Bachelor of Product Design from Unitec before going on to achieve Honors in Product Design at AUT.
Shona McCullagh, the renowned artistic director, producer, choreographer, and short film maker, has been awarded the Hynds Creative Entrepreneur 2015 Award.
The talent, passion and drive of 14 creative entrepreneurs was recognised and celebrated at the 2015 ART Venture Awards.