Out of the Box
Here's a swag of photos from our Out of the Box event last Saturday.
Proceed and be Bold: The Pear Tree Press
The Pear Tree Press is the latest in a series of book related exhibitions held ...
I attended an Induction course to the Christchurch Art Gallery building site last week with ...
Party on Madras
It's less that a week until our Out of the Box family fun day on ...
One Time offer
It is not everyday, said the American poet and insurance lawyer Wallace Stevens, that the ...
Yes or no?
Which way did it go?
Art and politics
As New Zealand prepares to go to the polls on the eve of what has ...
Calm on the Clyde
Will it be this calm on the Clyde by the end of the day?
Vale Peter Gutteridge
Very sad to hear news of the sudden death of Peter Gutteridge last Sunday, one ...
While we have been away, the selfie has become the fad du jour. What effect ...
A garden enclosed
Last weekend I visited Cuningham House, the grand exhibition glasshouse in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens, ...
An architectural modernist relic
With so many 'old dungers' banished to oblivion in these parts, it's now difficult to ...
No reason to get excited
There is no real reason to post this picture of a scrubby painting of Brazilian ...
Barry Brickell's Art Train Up The Coast
Passenger trains are few and far between in the South Island these days, probably the ...
as there is a constant flow of light
On a recent printer's residency at the Otago University's Otakou Press Colin McCahon's huge mural painting ...
Time, memory, photography
As part of the recent Word Christchurch Writers and Readers Festival, Christchurch Art Gallery was ...
Moving Moments - Pallet Jack Dolly Stack
I mentioned the recent collection shift last week in the Puzzling blog post.
Lucky? Hell yes! I'm just back from a month-long stint in Dunedin as the University ...
'One' of my favourite books published by the Holloway Press (I could just say my favourite ...
Feeding the Beast
When 1+ 1 = art
During our recent collection shift - in which all of the Gallery's treasures were returned ...
The Word Christchurch Writers and Readers Festival 2014 was held over the weekend and featured ...
Frozen flame, Worcester Street
I've been calling it Christchurch's 'everyday surrealism': the commonplace spectacles of life in a post-disaster ...
Proceed and Be Bold
Chapman's Homer is back!
After 10 months sleeping in his crate in the loading bay, Chapman's Homer is back.
Rebels, Knights and Other Tomorrows
A Dark Knight on a Bright Day
A new show rises at our 209 Tuam Street gallery.
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From the latest issue
A Room of One’s Own
'There is no foreign land,' wrote Robert Louis Stevenson. 'It ...
Stakes in the Ground
Last, Loneliest, Loveliest is New Zealand's first official presence at ...
Bringing Threads Together
Dr Lara Strongman is the Gallery's new senior curator. She ...
Watch Rebecca Baumann's mesmerising colour chart in action.
From the collection
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