Spark International Festival of Music, Media, Arts and Design
Spark International Festival of Music, Media, Arts & Design, is a week-long arts festival we hold on campus. It's a celebration of contemporary arts, media, music and design that brings creative minds from NZ and around the globe together.
How is Spark valuable for your students?
Your students will hear directly from industry professionals at the top of their game. They will be privy to tips and tricks that can offer insight into creative industry career pathways. Students also get the chance to sign up for workshops and meet these successful creatives face to face.
How is Spark a worthwhile event for teachers and their professional development?
Come along for your own professional development, be inspired, and spend the day (or week) with other like minded creatives. Gain knowledge of current industry practices to take back to your classroom.
What subject areas would benefit most from attending Spark Festival?
Art, English, Media Studies, Music and Technology. These are all areas that would benefit significantly from the Spark Festival experience. Students will hear from speakers from a wide range of industries including, music, graphic design, design, architecture, interior design and journalism. The festival encourages learners to be open-minded to interdisciplinary creative practice.
How we make it easy for you
We send out a Save the Date during Term 2 to all schools in the Waikato Region, allowing time for EOTC arrangements. We are also able to offer complimentary parking just outside the Wintec Hub to make it easy for the schools travelling in vans.
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Wintec will store your contact details to respond to your query, keep a profile of your interactions with Wintec, and send you promotional material.