New Zealand Pacific Studio
New Zealand Pacific Studio is a non-profit residency centre for the arts.
A cross-artform and multicultural hub for intensive creative practice/research open year-round.
The facility provide writers / artists / creative practitioners / researchers with much-needed space and time to work.
They also have the opportunity to connect with the Wairarapa/Tararua community, with other New Zealand-based artists in residence, and with international artists, as about one-third of our residents are based abroad.
- Provide studio and residential facilities for selected national and international creative practitioners / researchers to facilitate their intensive work and to foster inter-connectivity among the residents.
- Facilitate the finding and sharing of stories and creative processes that preserve and enrich the local culture, history and environments.
- Embed the creative processes and outputs of our residencies within the nearby communities of the Wairarapa and Tararua regions.