A strategy for arts and creativity in Ōtautahi Christchurch 2019 to 2024.

The aim of this strategy is to elevate the arts and creativity in Christchurch and Banks Peninsula by harnessing and building on the energy, passion, and innovative spirit of the community.

The strategy recognises the impact of significant events in the city and the role the arts and creative sector have and can play in healing, connecting communities and finding innovative solutions to a range of issues.

This strategy is focused on creating an environment where creative people want to live, work, and produce work. It will be a living document that will evolve with the sector and with the wider community as we test ideas and sharpen our focus over time