Advancing New Zealand's craft/object art sector

The Foundation works by:

providing funding support to the craft/object art sector through our Funding and Awards Programmes,

facilitating and supporting strategic sector conversations,

maintaining the Blumhardt Collection which is owned by the Foundation and housed at the Dowse Art Museum.

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Recipients of funding 2018

Creative NZ/Blumhardt Foundation curatorial intern 2018

Renee Bevan, recipient of the Blumhardt Residency, is included in The Language of Things: Meaning and Value in Contemporary Jewellery  on now at the Dowse Art Museum  until 24 June

Opening of 2017-18 Curatorial Internship exhibition 'Sleeping Arrangements'  from 21 April to 19 August 2018. Curated by Simon Gennard

New Trustee: Emma Bugden



The Blumhardt Foundation