It seems Delta's sticking around for now. What’s next for the arts?

Creative New Zealand - Toi Aotearoa,
03 November 2021, New Zealand

Living with a global pandemic

In my last blog (September) we welcomed the Government’s additional one-off emergency resource into the arts and culture sector to address the Delta arts emergency. While we were hopeful for the future, we also signalled our working assumption that the whole country would not be at Alert Level 1 before Christmas – to say it’s unfortunate to be where we are now would be an understatement; this is a difficult environment for much of the arts world to thrive in.