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Call Out for Artworks for the “The Art Room Extended”

Since establishing The Art Room to provide an opportunity for Depot members to sell their works without committing to a full exhibition, or to maintain a profile in the community or test audience response to their work, visitors are now calling in more regularly to check out what’s new and available in this continually changing […]



Opportunity for full gallery hire: Summer 2017/18!

We are inviting artists and other creatives interested in hiring the Depot Galleries at the Depot Artspace in Devonport from 23 December, 2017 through to 21 January, 2018, to get in touch with us! This is a unique opportunity over a significant holiday period in a vibrant community, for an artist or group to hire the entire gallery space, and […]



Depot keen for mutual understanding with the Maunga Authority

For those of you living in the Devonport area and/or living in close proximity to one of Auckland’s treasured Maunga (ancestral mountains), you will have heard that market rents may accrue to community facilities that reside on Maunga, following the return of Maunga ownership and co-governance to the Mana Whenua iwi and hapū of Auckland. […]



Exhibition Opening: On the Wing – Creative Textiles 2017

We had a fantastic opening event for the On the Wing exhibition on Saturday 8th July, showcasing textile work from members of the Handweavers and Spinners Guild!  A huge thank you to everyone involved in the production of this exhibition. These colourful & innovative works are available to view until Wednesday July 26, 2017.  



Where Shall We Call Home End of Exhibition Art Sale

ONLINE SALE VIA FACEBOOK: final days – 20% off original prices. Your last chance to purchase art from the amazing ‘Where Shall We Call Home’ exhibition, on until Thursday at the Depot Artspace. All funds go to NZ Red Cross Pathways to Settlement Programme and Auckland Refugee Family Trust (ARFT) to help refugee resettlement in […]



A Conversation of Mana and Matariki

We were incredibly honoured to have hosted, along with The Michael King Writers Centre & Penguin Random House, this phenomenal conversation with Michael Krzanich, Witi Ihimaera, Haare Williams and guests. This conversation was in conjunction with Michael Krzanich’s exhibition Someone’s Mana. A photo book of the same name was also published, with an introduction by Witi Ihimaera […]



Exhibition Opening: Where Shall We Call Home?

What a busy, fantastic opening we had on Saturday 17 June!  A big thank you to everyone involved with the Where Shall We Call Home? exhibition. Here is a short video of journalist Cameron Bennett who opened the proceedings.



Mayor Phil Goff visited 30 Year Celebration of Nuclear-Free NZ

Mayor Phil Goff joined us on Saturday 10 June, to hear from the activists who made Aotearoa New Zealand Nuclear-Free. Many thanks to WILPF for organising and to all the amazing speakers. Watch the video below of a speech he gave. Mayor Phil Goff joined us on Saturday to hear from the activists who made […]



Today is the 30 Year Anniversary of NZ becoming Nuclear-free

Today, 8 June, is the official anniversary of NZ becoming nuclear free in 1987! Celebrate at the Depot Artspace this Saturday 10 June, 12:30pm with Mayor Phil Goff and some of the peace activists who helped make NZ nuclear-free.  



Depot Staff Profiles

Get to know the team at the Depot Artspace by having a read of their Staff Profiles.