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Tono mō 2024 Tohunga Mahi Toi

Apply for the 2024 Artist in Residence

​The 2024 Artist in Residence is an opportunity to live and work in an Auckland regional park for eight weeks during October and November 2024.

Aim of the residency

The aim of the residency is to:

  • support artistic endeavours in Auckland regional parks
  • share the art created to highlight overlooked or undervalued aspects of the regional parks
  • raise awareness of the regional park as a place of interest and inspiration.

We welcome applications from:

  • photographers
  • printmakers
  • painters
  • sculptors
  • film makers
  • installation artists
  • composers
  • writers
  • poets
  • choreographers
  • and other creatives.


To be eligible, you must be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident.

Residency location for 2024

In 2024, the residency is in Waitawa Regional Park.

Download the site information to find out more about the park and residency accommodation.

​​How to apply

Download the information and application form for artist in residence 2024.

​Email your completed application to by Wednesday 21 February 2024.

Previous artists in residence

Learn about the residency experience from the artists’ perspective by watching videos from previous artists.​​

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