Arts Regional Trust

Te Taumata Toi-a-iwi

Whaia te toi huarewa o te auahatanga, hei kete toitoi manawa mō Tāmaki Makaurau  |  Seek the pathway of creativity as a kete of inspiration for Auckland.


Art Makers Aotearoa
Te Taumata talks to Judy Darragh & Richard Orjis about the advocacy group where artists’ voices matter.
Ngā Toi investment outcomes brief
Analysis of the outcomes funders of Ngā Toi seek to support.
Tāmaki Makaurau Capability funding
Announcement on Te Taumata's recent Manatū Taonga funding.
Mapping the funding ecosystem
Summary of a report on Auckland funding for ngā toi – culture, creativity and the arts
Investing in Ngā Toi guidelines
Support for the decision-making of arts and culture sector funders

Innovation articles

Innovation in Arts and Culture in Aotearoa
A response from the sector
1: Innovation in Arts and Culture in Aotearoa
First article in a series of five
2: Innovation in Arts and Culture in Aotearoa
Second article - Innovation as renewal...
3: Innovation in Arts and Culture in Aotearoa
Third article - Where do we want to play...
4: Innovation in Arts and Culture in Aotearoa
Fourth article - Enablers for Innovation.
5: Innovation in Arts and Culture in Aotearoa
Last article - What does it mean for funders?

Resources, commentary & reports

We can build a new utopia
Rosabel Tan asks leading “architects of imagination” how they are reimagining Aotearoa’s post-Covid arts sector. March 2021.
Review: funders response to COVID-19
This review was commissioned by us to understand how funders are responding to the impact of COVID-19 on the arts.
COVID-19 Surveys
Te Taumata Toi-a-Iwi surveys on the economic impact of COVID-19 on the creative sector in Tāmaki Makaurau is now available.
New Direction
Heta Hudson, chair of Te Taumata Toi-A-Iwi, outlines our future focus as Tamaki Makarau’s regional arts trust.
Capability Development
This review provides an overview of current activity, good practice principles, and investment models.
Creative ecosystem: the COVID-19 journey
This simple infographic outlines the four likely stages of response to COVID-19 over the months ahead.
Briefing Incoming Ministers
Our perspective for the Arts, Culture and Heritage Ministers on the value of the arts and priorities for action.
Doing the Mahi
Our chief executive Alison Taylor on the Te Taumata Toi-a-Iwi approach to strengthening our arts ecosystem.
Evaluation report 19–20
This evaluation covers stakeholder perceptions of the early impacts of our new strategic direction.
Te Rito Toi: arts-based teaching resources
A project from University of Auckland to help teachers work with children following traumatic or life changing events.
Annual Report 2019-2020
Our annual report outlines our activities during a year in which we mapped out a new strategic direction for the trust.