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New Creative Directory Coming Soon

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We are calling for creatives in our region to submit a profile in anticipation of its launch. Once live, we will be actively promoting and nurturing its growth as the go-to resource for our region’s creative network.

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CBOP News & Projects

Groundswell Love Our Laneways – 2018

The Institute of Architects and the Groundswell Festival of Innovation connected with Creative Bay Of Plenty, and together, with sponsorship from Tauranga City Council, created Love Our Laneways. For three…

Chorus Cabinet Boxes – 2018/2019

Creative Bay of Plenty worked with Keep New Zealand Beautiful and Chorus to get some beautiful art onto Tauranga’s telecommunications cabinets as part of the ‘Paint Your Cabinet Beautiful’ campaign.…

Art In Business – 2017

Our ‘Art In Business’ program endeavours to create connections between the regions arts and culture sector and business community. In 2018, the mutually-beneficial program involved local artist Birgitt Shannon, whose…