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Artist Brent Harris treats Chch to first solo exhibition

Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 3:06 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Celebrated artist Brent Harris will exhibit at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū in November. His first Christchurch exhibition, Towards the Swamp, is a collection of paintings and works on paper, including never-before-seen works gifted ... More >>

Rarely seen work from artist Bill Hammond to be shown

Wednesday, 31 July 2019, 9:38 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

A prominent Ō tautahi artist will be celebrated at an exhibition held in August. Canterbury artist Bill Hammond is best known for his hauntingly beautiful half-human, half-bird creatures. Over 40 pieces, some of which have never been seen in public ... More >>

Rare work from Christchurch artist Bill Hammond to be shown

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 3:48 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Canterbury artist Bill Hammond is best known for his hauntingly beautiful half-human, half-bird creatures. More >>

Christchurch Art Gallery scoops Australasian design awards

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 3:14 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Christchurch Art Gallery publications have won top honours at an awards ceremony held in Alice Springs. More >>

William Wegman treats Christchurch Art Gallery

Friday, 5 April 2019, 9:48 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

A significant exhibition of work by US-based artist William Wegman opens at Christchurch Art Gallery on Saturday 6 April. More >>

Christchurch farewells Quasi

Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 9:32 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

Quasi , the five-metre tall sculpture of artist Ronnie van Hout’s face and hand, disappeared from the roof of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū on Tuesday. The Gallery commissioned van Hout to create Quasi as a temporary installation for ... More >>

Sparks set to fly at Christchurch Art Gallery

Friday, 7 September 2018, 10:02 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

A spectacular and immersive new project by one of New Zealand’s most conceptually inventive artists opens at Christchurch Art Gallery tomorrow. More >>

Marie Shannon exhibition opens at Christchurch Art Gallery

Tuesday, 31 July 2018, 10:51 am | Christchurch Art Gallery

Marie Shannon exhibition opens at Christchurch Art Gallery A significant exhibition of work by Auckland-based artist Marie Shannon opens at Christchurch Art Gallery this Saturday. Rooms found only in the home consists of more than 30 years of wryly ... More >>

De Lautour exhibition brimming with abstract energy

Friday, 20 April 2018, 2:35 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

The first major survey of local artist Tony de Lautour’s acclaimed work opens at Christchurch Art Gallery next month. More >>

Familiar landscape for new Art Gallery head

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 2:13 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Blair Jackson has been appointed the new Director of Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū. More >>

Stezaker's surreal splices at Christchurch Art Gallery

Monday, 5 March 2018, 12:31 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

The first New Zealand exhibition by award-winning British artist John Stezaker—dubbed the “master of slicing and splicing”—opens at Christchurch Art Gallery this month. More >>

Dark Matter comes to Christchurch Art Gallery

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 4:35 pm | Christchurch Art Gallery

Ann Shelton Golden Girl [twin set #1] . From the series Abigail’s Party 1999. C-type print. More >>

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 >>

 

 

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