Creative New Zealand (Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa) encourages, promotes and supports the arts in Aotearoa for the benefit of all New Zealanders. As our core funder Creative NZ supports the delivery of the Arts Market. In addition, the CNZ International Programme supports the showcasing of work that is ready for the world stage to an international audience.
Alongside Creative New Zealand we want to thank all our partners who help make the PANNZ Arts Market possible.
Auckland Live continue their long-standing support of the Arts Market by providing PANNZ with sponsored venue hire for the Market days and Showcases.
Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki / Auckland Arts Festival (AAF) is an annual international celebration of art and culture taking place in March. AAF partners with PANNZ to provide Arts Market delegates access to its programme of NZ works featuring performances from world-class local artists.
Basement Theatre, located in Auckland's CBD, is a place that supports the development and presentation of urgent and adventurous live performance made by independent artists. Arts Market delegates are invited to Basement Theatre for networking and entertainment.
The Big Idea is Aotearoa's online creative network- tackling issues that matter to the sector with in-depth features, as well as the latest jobs, events and opportunities throughout NZ. They partner with us to ensure industry practitioners across the country are kept up to date with the Market.
APRA AMCOS / One Music NZ helps music creators get paid for their work and gives people easy ways to legally play and copy music. In addition to offering guidance to PANNZ Arts Market pitching and showcasing artists APRA provides sponsorship for the Arts Market.
Four Points by Sheraton is proud to provide exceptional accommodation in the heart of the Aotea Arts Precinct to Arts Market international delegates. Thanks to Four Points, delegates stay moments away from all the theatres, galleries, shops and restaurants that the CBD has to offer.