News - Art & Design

COVID-19 – Update 17 February 2021
February 17, 2021

Auckland will move down to Alert Level 2 from 11:59pm, Wednesday 17 February, till at 11:59pm Monday 22 February. This will be reviewed on Monday 22 February. As you know the decision has already...

EIT hosts Info and Enrolment Day
January 26, 2021

EIT’s Info day will help future students to find a programme which is best suited for them. People who are looking to change careers, advance their existing skills, or learn something new are...

Diving into being a full-time artist
December 17, 2020

Katherine Quinn is an artist at heart – and she always has been. After working at EIT’s IDEAschool for 21 years, she now decided it was time to devote all her time to being a full-time...

Advocating for te reo Māori revitalisation
December 1, 2020

For Pairama Wright studying wasn’t just about gaining knowledge and qualifications, it was also about reinventing himself and finding a purpose. Of Ngāi Tahu, Ngā Ruahine, Swiss and Irish...

Arts Festival showcases best student work of 2020
November 25, 2020

Students from EIT’s IDEAschool are set to show off their best work of the year at this year’s Arts Festival. The Arts Festival officially opens this Friday, 27 November, at 5pm at...

Thompsons set to launch eco-friendly fashion label
November 25, 2020

EIT students Kelsi and Ashford Thompson are fulfilling their dream to launch their own fashion label, Thompson Aotearoa. Their garments will make their first appearance on the catwalk at the...