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What's On at Wellington's Thistle Hall

Monday, 26 March 2018, 10:18 am | Thistle Hall

Thank you to everyone who participated in Thread Redemption last week. It was a really successful event. A Facebook page has been set up so the good work can continue. More >>

What's On at Thistle Hall Over the Holidays?

Monday, 18 December 2017, 11:03 am | Thistle Hall

Come dance is the company of others next Tuesday the 19th December at Thistle Hall (upstairs hall, access via Arthur St) in Wellington. More >>

Women's exhibition opposing sexploitation opens September 25

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 2:32 pm | Thistle Hall

The New Zealand media has recently released reports revealing that girls as young as nine are being purchased for sexual exploitation from their own homes in New Zealand. These reports are timely: the Prostitution Reform Act (PRA) – which saw the pimping ... More >>

Ink + code = art@thistle

Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 12:02 pm | Thistle Hall

Why Wellington? Auckland-born digital artist Wayne Churcher has returned to New Zealand and will open his first exhibition here in Wellington next week. More >>

Convergent / Nicky Kane & Natalia K Parra-Sierra

Monday, 20 March 2017, 3:26 pm | Thistle Hall

Convergent is an exhibition by Nicky Kane and Natalia K Parra-Sierra . Our aim is to show how materials such as unconventional printing paper, tissue paper, computer components, and other media can be interpreted and presented innovatively as art. More >>

Wellington: ink and clay

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 12:13 pm | Thistle Hall

A truly unique exhibition is due to open in early August at Thistle Hall in Upper Cuba Street. Wellington: ink and clay is a collaborative exhibition of watercolour and three-dimensional images depicting buildings around Wellington by artist Lorraine ... More >>

Surveillance Film Festival this Friday & Saturday

Monday, 21 March 2016, 10:27 am | Thistle Hall

Join the Stop the Spies crew for some cinematic fun & a wee bit of paranoia under your skin! More >>

Exploring Timor-Leste

Tuesday, 28 April 2015, 10:16 am | Thistle Hall

Exploring Timor-Leste is the first exhibition in Wellington of craft, photographs, paintings and stories from Timor-Leste (East Timor). More >>

Thistle Hall - Gallery & CubaDupa

Friday, 20 March 2015, 9:56 pm | Thistle Hall

CubaDupa will transform Cuba Street (28 & 29 March 2015) with a myriad of dance, music, theatre, live street art, carnival, circus, and street food, featuring (but not limited to) a mass street orchestra, interactive masquerade costume event, giant ... More >>

Remember The Peacemakers - What's On At Thistle Hall

Sunday, 15 March 2015, 9:45 am | Thistle Hall

We hope you and your friends and family will join us at Thistle Hall during this time of reflection, exploration and critical inquiry. More >>

Sculpture | Kirk Nicholls

Friday, 6 March 2015, 5:22 pm | Thistle Hall

Kirk mixes the aesthetic of contemporary flotsome with traditional relief sculpture style; found objects with handmade intermarrying different things to contradict the immediate look of the work. An object is covered with a clay mold, this allows him ... More >>

Thistle Hall Official Re-opening

Wednesday, 14 January 2015, 2:43 pm | Thistle Hall

You and your friends and family are invited to the official re-opening of Thistle Hall on Cuba Street. The hall closed in March 2014 for some much needed seismic strengthening, re-opening again briefly in December. More >>

Remember the Peacemakers: Call for presentations

Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 5:44 pm | Thistle Hall

Do you want to present an alternative point of view to the mainstream WW100 Centenary Programme? We invite expressions of interest from groups and individuals who would like to use Thistle Hall, in April 2015, to share their work and encourage wider ... More >>

Thistle Hall - call out for Fringe artists

Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 5:00 pm | Thistle Hall

We expected to reopen on the 3 November but there may be a further delay. Thistle Hall is an old building and she may need some further work done to ensure she's good to go for another 100 years. We'll update you about this around mid-September. More >>

Thistle Hall Closure - Earthquake strengthening update

Wednesday, 9 July 2014, 1:22 pm | Thistle Hall

It looks like earthquake strengthening will be finished in October of this year. We would love to hear from you if you would like to exhibit in the Gallery or become a Regular User of our Upstairs Hall or Meeting Room . Please note we are not accepting ... More >>

Thistle Hall Closure - Earthquake strengthening update

Monday, 12 May 2014, 3:01 pm | Thistle Hall

The board and myself are currently finalising our strategic plan and reviewing our hire agreements and fees. We expect to ask for applications for gallery users and regular hall and meeting room users around early July of this year. More >>

What's On At Thistle hall?

Monday, 17 February 2014, 11:40 am | Thistle Hall


Coming Up: Iconic/Ironic | Linda Macmanus

Monday, 13 January 2014, 11:21 am | Thistle Hall

ICONIC/IRONIC is a delicious visual feast of pop art, colour and imagery from the mind of emerging Wellington artist Linda MacManus. More >>

Want an exhibition at Thistle Hall Gallery?

Friday, 20 December 2013, 1:58 pm | Thistle Hall

Hi potential Thistle Hall exhibitors, As you may know gallery submissions have been on a month to month basis while we await a schedule from Wellington City Council for the necessary earthquake strengthening of Thistle Hall. More >>

Thistle Hall - Dates available - 16 September 2013

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 3:03 pm | Thistle Hall

As you may know gallery submissions have been on a month to month basis while we await a schedule from Wellington City Council for the necessary earthquake strengthening of Thistle Hall. More >>





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