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New Aberhart exhibition rolls back the decades

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 12:43 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

A new exhibition at Christchurch Art Gallery—captured entirely through the lens of one of New Zealand’s most respected photographers, Laurence Aberhart—is set to roll back the decades and show the city as it once was. More >>

Aberhart Exhibition Rolls Back the Decades in Christchurch

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 11:01 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

A new exhibition at Christchurch Art Gallery — captured entirely through the lens of one of New Zealand’s most respected photographers, Laurence Aberhart — is set to roll back the decades and show the city as it once was. More >>

Christchurch Homecoming for Len Lye’s Engineered Art

Friday, 4 August 2017, 12:07 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery is bringing the bang, crash, boom and flash of Len Lye’s world-famous engineered art back to where it all started. More >>

History, spirituality combine in ‘The Burning Hours’

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 3:21 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

A significant touring exhibition of historically and spiritually inspired works by New Zealand artist Kushana Bush opens this Saturday at Christchurch Art Gallery. More >>

Major new artwork unveiled for Christchurch

Saturday, 3 June 2017, 3:39 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Major new artwork unveiled for Christchurch Christchurch Art Gallery has unveiled a major new work of art for the city, by highly acclaimed British artist Bridget Riley. Titled Cosmos and commissioned with the support of the Christchurch Art Gallery ... More >>

Christchurch Art Gallery presents Jealous Saboteurs

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 12:29 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery is excited to present Jealous Saboteurs – the first major survey exhibition of internationally acclaimed, New Zealand-born artist Francis Upritchard. More >>

Weird, wonderful jewellery on display

Monday, 12 December 2016, 3:01 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Kitchen utensils, children’s toys and taxidermy — put them together and what do you get? Just a glimpse of the extraordinary works that will feature in Christchurch Art Gallery’s latest exhibition, 0 + 0 = 0 , by influential, award-winning New ... More >>

Invisible energies, virtual realities unleashed

Friday, 25 November 2016, 3:27 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

David Haines and Joyce Hinterding Geology 2015. Installation view, Energies: Haines & Hinterding , Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 2015. Commissioned by the MCA, supported by Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, New Zealand. Image ... More >>

Up-and-coming photographers at Christchurch Art Gallery

Monday, 21 November 2016, 1:04 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery’s latest exhibition puts the lens over nine local and talented young artists forging new paths with their cameras. The Devil’s Blind Spot: Recent Strategies in New Zealand Photography is the latest show in the Gallery’s ... More >>

South Island splendours on display at Christchurch Gallery

Monday, 7 November 2016, 10:50 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

Visitors to Christchurch Art Gallery can now survey the splendours of the South Island through the eyes of one of New Zealand’s best-loved artists. More >>

World-famous Britten superbike comes to Christchurch

Monday, 11 July 2016, 10:18 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

The record-setting superbike that stunned the world is coming to Christchurch Art Gallery as part of a new exhibition by acclaimed artist Billy Apple, with a special sneak-peak event happening this Thursday 14 July. More >>

Christchurch Art Gallery reveals rooftop ‘Quasi’

Thursday, 16 June 2016, 10:56 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch-born and internationally renowned artist Ronnie van Hout has had a huge hand in Christchurch Art Gallery's latest outdoor installation. More >>

In celebration of a practical visionary

Wednesday, 1 June 2016, 10:53 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

In honour of the centenary of her birth, Christchurch Art Gallery's upcoming exhibition Practical Visionary celebrates the remarkable career of Doris Lusk. More >>

Christchurch Art Gallery website scoops major award

Thursday, 19 May 2016, 10:35 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery's new website has taken top honours at the 2016 Museums Australasia Multimedia and Publication Design Awards (MAPDAs). More >>

Exhibition examines early New Zealand typography

Thursday, 7 April 2016, 9:44 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery’s newest exhibition opens this Saturday and offers visitors a unique insight into graphic design and typography in New Zealand. More >>

Christchurch Art Gallery unveils major new commission

Monday, 28 September 2015, 8:38 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

A spectacular, sell-out gala-dinner event last night has helped Christchurch Art Gallery Foundation raise $82,100 towards a major new work of public art for the city. More >>

Christchurch Art Gallery to unveil major new commission

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 10:54 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Singapore Airlines and Michael Lett Gallery are bringing acclaimed British artist Martin Creed to New Zealand in October 2015. More >>

Bull finds new stamping ground in Riccarton

Friday, 7 November 2014, 9:45 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

It wasn’t just the aroma of fried bacon turning heads at a special “Tradies Breakfast” at PlaceMakers Riccarton this morning – a famous 1.8-tonne work of art made a guest appearance beside the barbecues. More >>

Art Gallery show to go out with a bang

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 2:17 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery’s highly acclaimed Burster Flipper Wobbler Dripper Spinner Stacker Shaker Maker exhibition will go out with a bang this Saturday, offering visitors one last look at the brightest show in town before it closes on Sunday. More >>

Building upgrade underway for Christchurch Art Gallery

Monday, 14 July 2014, 3:25 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

A technology that allows a building to effectively “float” on its foundations during an earthquake is about to be applied to Christchurch Art Gallery. The base-isolation building upgrade will be installed during phase two of the Gallery’s repair programme, ... More >>

 

 

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