News - Arts and Design

Artist Explores Trauma Inflicted By War
3 days ago

Depicting combatant trauma began as a personal journey for artist Gilly Marshall, the granddaughter of the last New Zealand World War 1 veteran “still standing”.  Studying at EIT, Gilly...

Ink Splatters Inspire Student’s Art
3 days ago

A creative practice student at EIT, Taylor Donoghue uses ink splatters as the starting point for drawings that featured recently in a level 6 degree students’ exhibition at...

EIT Student Artists Exhibiting At Art-X
July 2, 2018

An ‘emerging artist’ in the Rotary Club of Greenmeadows’ Art-x national exhibition and sale, art student Noah Tucker most enjoys creating illustrations and cartoons at EIT’s...

Maori Carving to Enrich EIT Marae
June 27, 2018

Traditional carvers Te Rangi Robin and Emanuel Dunn are making steady progress on pou whakairo that will furnish the interior of the wharenui on EIT Hawke’s Bay’s Te Aro o Tāwhaki...

EIT Film Students Make The Cut
June 11, 2018

A team of EIT Screen Production students pulled off fast and furious as entrants in HP48Hours, touted as “New Zealand’s largest guerrilla film-making competition”. The EIT team rose to...

Graduate Bridges the Cultural Gap
May 30, 2018

Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design graduate Jasmine Ruru didn’t think she was capable of tertiary study.  Now the 22-year-old says enrolling at EIT was probably the best decision of her...

Rotary Club Celebrates Student Excellence
May 30, 2018

The Rotary Club of Taradale recently presented awards of excellence to EIT degree students Anita Santos and Jemma Russell. Both women receive $1000 towards their EIT fees. Living with a...

HP48 Hours Challenges Local Film-Makers
April 30, 2018

EIT’s Screen Production department is backing the Bay’s film-makers for a weekend promoted as “New Zealand’s largest guerrilla film-making competition”. “For year after year,...

Travelling to The Beat of a Regional Drum
April 6, 2018

Local drummer Jared Green is the inaugural winner of a new scholarship launched by Backline Charitable Trust to provide opportunities for emerging musicians in Hawke’s Bay. The trust was...

Graduate Bridges the Cultural Gap
March 12, 2018

Graduating this week with a Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design, Jasmine Ruru didn’t think she was capable of tertiary study.  Now the 22-year-old says enrolling at EIT was probably the best...