The Arts Menagerie is an arts initiative, with a diverse collection of  committed creatives who are passionate about expressing our creativity through an assortment of avenues. We're artists, collaborators, brain stormers, and experimenters. Are you one of us? Do you want to be part of the interactive experience? Join us!

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Comments have been received regarding the intellectual property of collaborative works created by The Arts Menagerie. This includes copyright, protection and ownership of an artist’s work, concepts, projects and images generated or communicated within The Arts Menagerie.

To make it fair for everyone involved with The Arts Menagerie, we have established the following principles:

  1. All ideas expressed in writing, sketches, images, models and samples etc.are shared on a confidential basis and belong to the creator with or without a signed disclosure.

  2. All photographs, film and recordings are for personal use only. Rights may not be transferred to a third party or businesses or any other entity. Copyright belongs to The Arts Menagerie and the content belongs to the artist or artists concerned.

  3. The Arts Menagerie is not a legal entity, and therefore all events that take place at Chan Andreassend are assumed to be private functions on private property and not subject to any overriding legal conditions as per the NZ Copyright Act 1994.

  4. Published images and activities are to make reference to The Arts Menagerie whether in print or social media. Images may have reference to the writer, film maker, photographer, etc. For example Photography by (personal name only) and should not detract from or dominate the image.
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Recent Meetups

  • March 25 · 9:30 AM

    Creative Coalition & Council Action Plan

    2 menagerines

    Creative Coalition and Auckland Council would like to invite you to a forum on the Arts and Culture Strategic Action Plan Help us with phase 2 : Moving strategy into... Learn more
  • March 19 · 7:30 PM

    Pecha Kucha 44 at Kingsland

    5 menagerines

    The next Pecha Kucha Night in Auckland is coming up: doors open 7.30pm, start 8.20pm $10 cash doorsales only. If the weather is fine this PK will be held outside,... Learn more
  • February 8 · 5:30 PM

    LIGHT SHOW Auckland Art Gallery

    9 menagerines

    This show runs for 5 months so there is plenty of time to see the show. There are 5 open late shows with food and entertainment we can do as a group 14 October would be... Learn more
  • December 21, 2014 · 5:00 PM

    Christmas in the Menagerie 2014

    4 menagerines | 5.00

    Children of jailed offenders will be treated to a group Christmas dinner this year. This is the second time the Auckland chapter of the New Zealand Prison Fellowship... Learn more
  • November 30, 2014 · 9:00 AM

    81st Farmers Santa Parade

    3 menagerines | 5.00

    Last year we photographed the parade, performers backstage for the organisers and captured the magic on the day, it was also a great excuse to be able to go backstage... Learn more
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