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Te Matatiki Toi Ora The Arts Centre

Te Matatiki Toi Ora The Arts Centre is a hub for diverse art, culture, and education in the heart of Ōtautahi Christchurch, housed in restored heritage buildings which provide space where creative endeavour and entrepreneurship can thrive.

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There are three pillars to The Arts Centre vision:

1. Kaitiakitanga – guardianship
Hold and develop The Arts Centre as a unique and outstanding cultural centre to promote, conserve and maintain the heritage integrity of The Arts Centre.

2. Whāngai – nourish and foster
Foster, promote and facilitate interest and involvement in art, culture, creativity, the creative industries, and education.

3. He Tangata – for everyone
Engage in an open way with the community and be inclusive and connected.