David Cook Christchurch 1983 Photograph. Reproduced courtesy of the artist
MEET ME IN THE SQUARE
Meet Me in the Square: Christchurch 1983-1987 - new book of photographs by David Cook, available now!
How close is too close?
We've been trying out some zoomable high resolution images which allow you to see amazing details in works from our collection.
Four years ago
Four years ago today, disgruntled stallholder Mohamed Bouazizi's immolation sparked revolution in Tunisia, leading directly ...
Van der Velden's Rotterdam
I've been delving into the University of Canterbury's art collection recently, as it has been ...
Currently in Sydney installing Bill Culbert's Pacific Flotsam at the National Art School Gallery in ...
To you and your kin, etc
It's that time of year; if you're not buying, writing or posting them, you're plucking ...
100 years of the Cass field station
Last weekend the University of Canterbury Biology Department celebrated the 100th anniversary of the field ...
Happy Birthday Akaroa Museum
Big Congratulations to Akaroa Museum on their 50th anniversary which they are celebrating this weekend.
There are some great transitional works in our basement these days. It turns out Fulton ...
Aroha ki te Takata a Rohe
Voluntary work is work done of one's own free will, unpaid, for the common good.
Meet Me in the Square
Now's a good time to make Friends with the Gallery. We're offering Friends 20% off ...
Coming to your coffee table soon
On perusing Thames & Hudson's glossy new art publication, we saw a familiar name.
Closed but still on Sale
This week, more great product has been added to our online, pre-Christmas Sale.
The Sloping Deck
Although one of the smallest oil paintings in the permanent collection William Wyllie's The Sloping ...
'Vase maker General to the Universe'
Josiah Wedgwood (1730–1795) is England's most famous potter, having through his inexhaustible energy and single-minded ...
Don't forget to check the cut-off dates for Christmas post.
No Less than everything
The exhibition No Less Than Everything: The Art and Times of Janet Paul is currently ...
Holloway Press 1994-2014
Last chance to view the Holloway Press exhibition at Central Library Peterborough this week so if ...
The return of Ice Cream Charlie
One of the most cheerful symbols of Christchurch's long slow impetus towards recovery has been, ...
Truth in Rock
You can always rely on Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora to tell it how ...
Assuming we count the start of spring from the September equinox (and we do, don't ...
On 5 November 1881, following more than a decade of dispute over the confiscation of ...
Maybe it's just a Halloween hangover, but there's something strange in the neighbourhood.
Michael Parekowhai, Chapman’s Homer now at Placemakers Riccarton
We're pleased and proud to announce that – following a three month stint outside City ...
Here's another bit of Christchurch that's in the news.
You may have seen the story of the Caravaggio and the chap who is sueing ...
It's almost time for us to close Rebels, Knights and Other Tomorrows.
TWENTY YEARS, FORTY BOOKS - THE HISTORY OF THE HOLLOWAY PRESS
There's a great opportunity to hear Peter Simpson talk about his involvement with one of ...
Collect all your favourite bits of the Gallery in one place
by Charlie Gates
by John Summers
by Moon Heart
by A Gibson
by Julie Owens
by john McKelvey
From the latest issue
Jonathan Mane-Wheoki: Teacher
There are some teachers you remember all your life: extraordinary ...
Aspirin, Lightbulbs and Instant Coffee
Robert Hughes's canonical text The Shock of the New was ...
Meet Me in the Square
The first thing you notice, even before the pageboy haircuts ...
Watch Rebecca Baumann's mesmerising colour chart in action.
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