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1 December 2014

For Artists

Applications for Arts Industry cards are now open

Auckland Arts Festival (AAF) invites you to experience some of the most entertaining, inspiring and relevant performing and visual arts that the world has to offer with an AAF Arts Industry Card.

The AAF Arts Industry Card is available to professional artists, technicians and arts administrators working for a New Zealand based arts company, cooperative or ensemble, or as a self employed professional artist.

 It offers:

  • Up to 50% discount on one ticket only per performance to 2015 Auckland Arts Festival events on the day of the show, if space is available.

  • Tickets need to be bought in person from Festival ticketing outlets or at the relevant box office (see website for details).

  • They are not available via online or phone bookings.

  • Special offers via e-mail (where applicable).

 Please note:

  • A limited number of AAF Arts Industry Cards are available

  • This offer is not open to people working full-time for local or central government or institutions such as universities, arts councils, or Council galleries and venues.

If you are an arts professional that meets the above criteria and you are interested in an AAF Arts Industry Card, please fill in the questionnaire on the following pages and email it together with a passport-sized digital photograph of yourself to: info@aaf.co.nz (subject line ARTS INDUSTRY CARD).

Applications close on Thursday 26 February 2015. Eligibility is assessed on the applicant's answers to the questions. Please note the decision regarding eligibility by the Festival panel is final – no discussion or correspondence will be entered into.

Applications will be processed in February 2015. Successful applicants will be notified by email and will be able pick up their AAF Arts Industry Card from Monday 2 March 2015 from the Festival office, and then from Wednesday 4 March 2015 onwards from the Festival Info Booth (TimeOut Festival Garden, Aotea Square).

Important: The AAF Arts Industry Card will need to be presented at the point of ticket purchase and again at the door of the show.