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Dynamic International Artists Return To Ōtautahi Christchurch

Saturday, 4 December 2021, 5:30 pm | Scape Public Art

International art returns to Ōtautahi Christchurch. Since Covid 19 we have missed having international artists present their work in our city. But we’re back with a dynamic public art programme showcasing Beijing-based artist Nabuqi and South Korean ... More >>

Aspiring Young Artists Install New Public Art To Hagley Park

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 5:10 pm | Scape Public Art

Re:Activate Aspiring Artists 2021 winners. (Left to right) Agatha Weston, Anne Galloway (Christchurch City Councillor), Te Ao Rangimarie Davis and Sienna Oshannessey. Image courtesy of SCAPE. SCAPE Public Art is proud to introduce our Re:Activate Aspiring ... More >>

Moa Lies Surrounded By A Flock Of Native Birds Under The Canopy Of The Arts Centre Christchurch

Saturday, 19 December 2020, 11:24 am | Scape Public Art

Aotearoa New Zealand’s largest flightless bird lies amid a scene of avian lament as SCAPE Public Art presents Sorawit Songsataya’s The Interior as part of the Season 2020. In The Interior, a moa, Aotearoa New Zealand’s largest flightless bird, lies ... More >>

Fresh artworks at City Mall for SCAPE Public Art Festival

Friday, 4 October 2019, 11:08 am | Scape Public Art

Neon signs and a highly interactive artwork with its roots in origami arrive at City Mall this week as part of SCAPE Public Art’s Season 2019. More >>

Arts Centre a canvas for SCAPE Season 2019

Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 3:56 pm | Scape Public Art

Two hundred metres of cord braided by many hands will become a focal point at The Arts Centre as part of SCAPE Public Art Season 2019. More >>

SCAPE Artworks Bring Splash of Spring Colour to Central City

Friday, 13 September 2019, 8:48 am | Scape Public Art

Two new brightly coloured, abstract artworks by Aotearoa artists will radiate from separate central city locations this spring as part of SCAPE Public Art’s Season 2019. More >>

SCAPE Festival Highlights Christchurch's Rich Diversity

Friday, 6 September 2019, 8:47 am | Scape Public Art

Made in China (2010) is a large-scale sculpture by celebrated Chinese contemporary artist Sui Jianguo to be located near the corner of Oxford Terrace and Worcester Boulevard for SCAPE Public Art Season 2019. Rendered larger-than-life by being etched ... More >>

Icon for East Frame

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 2:09 pm | Scape Public Art

Icon for East Frame Sixteen-metre tall VAKA ‘A HINA by Sēmisi Fetokai Potauaine will be a symbol of solidarity and unity – a lasting legacy of hope More >>

Locals embrace New Brighton foreshore art developments

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 1:56 pm | Scape Public Art

People of all ages are set to turn out in support of two newly completed artworks presented in collaboration with SCAPE Public Art and Development Christchurch Limited (DCL) More >>

SCAPE Public Art announces Emma Bugden new Managing Curator

Tuesday, 5 February 2019, 1:45 pm | Scape Public Art

New Zealander Emma Bugden, is announced as the new Managing Curator of SCAPE Public Art, responsible for the selected exhibition element of the SCAPE Public Art Season 2019 through to 2021, a three-year tenure. More >>

Vibrant new artworks for New Brighton

Monday, 24 September 2018, 11:05 am | Scape Public Art

The two new artworks that will be enlivening the New Brighton foreshore have been selected. Congratulations are in order for two local New Brighton artists – the winners of the Re:ACTIVATE 2018: New Brighton open call competition – whose submissions ... More >>

World renowned artwork returns to the city

Friday, 21 September 2018, 2:00 pm | Scape Public Art

World renowned artwork returns to the city SCAPE brings locally produced world-class artwork home to the city for the Season More >>

SCAPE Public Art Season 2017 - 7 October - 18 November

Thursday, 28 September 2017, 1:43 pm | Scape Public Art

Wayne Barrar In/Visible Landscape 2017. Image courtesy of the artist, McNamara Gallery, Whanganui and Milford Galleries, Dunedin. More >>

Bathing Figure to Complete SCAPE Public Art’s Exhibition

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 10:55 am | Scape Public Art

Sam Harrison’s Bathing Figure, 2016 completes the list of eight artists and ten locations that make up Presence. Presence is made up of diverse and engaging artworks located in a range of spaces, selected by managing curator, Heather Galbraith for ... More >>

Three Further Artists & Locations Announced

Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 2:05 pm | Scape Public Art

David McCracken, Judy Darragh and Rachael Rakena will exhibit artworks as part of Presence: the curated exhibition element of the SCAPE Public Art Season 2016. Artworks placed within the Botanic Gardens, Christchurch Casino and Wynn Williams House will ... More >>

Emerging Artists to Re:Ignite the City in Re:START Mall

Monday, 19 September 2016, 4:53 pm | Scape Public Art

Emerging Artists to Re:Ignite the City in Re:START Mall during SCAPE Public Art Season More >>

SCAPE Public Art to exhibit in Christ's College Quadrangle

Monday, 12 September 2016, 12:28 pm | Scape Public Art

Gill Gatfield, Brett Graham and David McCracken are the next artists to be announced as part of Presence: the curated exhibition element of the SCAPE Public Art Season 2016. Located on the Christ’s College Quadrangle, the works respond to the broad ... More >>

Boston's Gesture of Solidarity for Christchurch

Monday, 23 November 2015, 2:08 pm | Scape Public Art

A New England street lamp from Boston, USA will be installed on Tuesday 1 December 2015 along Park Terrace in Christchurch. The lamp continues Mischa Kuball’s legacy art project Solidarity Grid commissioned by the Christchurch City Council’s Public ... More >>

Fanfare lights up in Le Tricolore for the City of Light

Monday, 16 November 2015, 5:26 pm | Scape Public Art

Tonight Neil Dawson’s Fanfare in Christchurch, New Zealand will be lit with the colours of Le Tricolore flag of France in a show of support for those suffering after the traumatic events of the weekend. More >>

Lamp Installation Symbol of Christchurch-Gansu Relationship

Friday, 2 October 2015, 5:23 pm | Scape Public Art

A striking street lamp from Gansu, China was installed on Wednesday 30 September 2015 along Park Terrace as part of Mischa Kuball’s progressive art project Solidarity Grid . More >>