12 June

The Cycleologist

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The Cycleologist

For our activation at the Great Auckland Bike Market we decided to take a novel approach to thinking about how people interact with their bikes.  Our open creative brief and a location right in the middle of The Cloud led us to the creation of the Cycleologist. We worked with an actor to devise a […]

7 June

Newton Central School Community Engagement

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Newton Central School Community Engagement

When the Auckland Design Office at Auckland Council were developing the next draft of the Newton and Eden Terrace Plan, the level of community engagement in consultations was low and the input from children in the area was limited. As an Arts Therapist who specialises in working with children and young people Lucy uses the […]

1 May

2016 Open Streets Festival

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2016 Open Streets Festival

The 2016 Open Streets Festival was held on the iconic Karangahape Road.  Wanting to make the most of the opportunity of visitors coming from all over the city, the K’Road Business Association wanted to implement a community engagement activation to provide information to feed into the upcoming Auckland Transport developments. We created a set of […]

22 February

Laneway 2016

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Laneway 2016

For the past two years we have been involved with Auckland’s Laneway Festival.  This year – our third – was our biggest and brightest and most fun!  Again we had full creative control over Silo6 and we wanted to turn it into a fun, creative and playful essential pitstop for everyone attending the festival. Wanting […]

18 February

Come Fly With Me

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Come Fly With Me

We were approached with an offer for us to take over and produce the 2016 Come Fly With Me festival at Hobsonville’s ‘Bomb Point’ park area.  Leaping at the opportunity, we created a one-day celebration of kites, flight and romance!  As the event was taking place on Valentine’s Day, we were able to integrate a […]

31 January

Auckland Anniversary Weekend

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Auckland Anniversary Weekend

The New Zealand Maritime Museum wanted a fun activity to run at the SeePort Festival during 2016 Auckland Anniversary Weekend and we had the perfect game to offer.  Our ‘Street Pirates’ game is perfect for kids and parents to play together – sailing between islands to buy and sell fruit, upgrading their ships, going on […]

17 November

Bike the Bridge

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Bike the Bridge

A special surprise was instore for the cyclists of the 2015 Bike the Bridge event as they came down from the South end of the Auckland Harbour Bridge.  As the first riders started turning up just after 6am they were greeted with a host of games and fun activities we had created just for them: […]

14 October

Workshops on the Wharf

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Workshops on the Wharf

Over the school holidays we jumped on the opportunity to get out into the sun and run some games down at the Wynyard Waterfront as part of the ‘Workshops on the Wharf’ series of activations hosted by Panuku Development Auckland. Busy but fun days facilitating creative chalk stenciling, giant cake games and racing around our […]

10 September

2015 Festival for the Future

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2015 Festival for the Future

Festival for the Future is an exciting 3 day event aimed at inspiring and empowering young New Zealanders to take action and control of a better future.  We were fortunate to play multiple roles in the event – contributing towards “interactive styling” elements, developing a festival-wide metagame and running a creative problem-solving workshop for festival […]

8 August

Wynyard Quarter’s 4th Birthday

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Wynyard Quarter’s 4th Birthday

We were commissioned by Waterfront Auckland (now Panuku Development Auckland) to develop and run a series of playful engagements to help celebrate the 4th birthday of Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter.  In collaboration with the ScribbleAKL and Wild Streets communities we coordinated a series of activities to add to the vibrancy of the event. Alongside ScribbleAKL we […]