Titirangi Community Arts Council
The Titirangi Community Arts Council (TCAC) is a community organisation, funded partly by Auckland Council and charged with promoting arts at the local level. The TCAC has governance of the Upstairs Art Gallery – a public gallery that shows approximately 12 exhibitions per year. Around 1200 people visit per month and there are approximately 180 financial members.
At the Upstairs Art Gallery you will find an exhibition space that represents community arts and emerging artists. From the annual schools exhibition to exciting shows from local artists, the Upstairs Art Gallery is always worth a visit.
Open Monday to Friday from 10am until 4:30pm and Saturdays 10am until 3:00pm. Free entry.
The Titirangi Community Arts Council (TCAC) started life in 1982 supporting community arts projects in the Titirangi area including running arts activities and distributing small grants.
The current focus of the TCAC is on the exhibition programme at the Upstairs Art Gallery at 13 Totara Avenue, New Lynn, Auckland.
Our Vision is: That the Titirangi Community Arts Council (TCAC) is recognized as supporting creative and collaborative activities in the Community.
Our Mission Statement is: Providing opportunities for participation in Arts practices by supporting emerging artists, community access and volunteer involvement.
Our Values are: Uniqueness, Excellence, Nurturing, Inspiring, Encouraging, Cultural, Welcoming, Solidness, Recognition.