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This is ART-TASTIC!!

This is ART-TASTIC!!

Our ART-TASTIC art activity book for kids has been nominated for the New Zealand Book Awards for Children & Young Adults! Ka rawe, nice one us! #NZCYA

Meet the culinary creative team bringing you Art Do

Meet the culinary creative team bringing you Art Do

Prepare yourself for a weekend of immersive art experiences, fuelled by visionary foodies and spectacular, art-infused drinks.  This year we’re collaborating with the best of the best to bring you two stand out celebrations – so without further aDO, here’s your Art Do weekend.

Christchurch Art Gallery scoops major Australasian design awards

Christchurch Art Gallery scoops major Australasian design awards

Congrats to our publishing team of David Simpson and Sarah Pepperle for a night of bests at the Museums Australasia Publication Design Awards at a gala event in Alice Springs last night. The Gallery won best magazine (Bulletin), best book (Us v Them: Tony de Lautour), best children's book (ART-TASTIC) and best in show (Us v Them)!

Remix Committee: We Need You!

Remix Committee: We Need You!

We are looking for a small group of passionate taste-makers to join our ReMix Committee. Come and ensure YOUR voice is represented at Christchurch Art Gallery by working with our team to plan an event (and other activities) that is all about, and for, young people. We don’t want to tell you what you might like, we want you to tell us! You pick the theme, you pick the bands, you pick the performers, you pick the film, you pick the speakers.

Ridogulous is our new favourite word

Ridogulous is our new favourite word

Bishopdale Primary School's art experts are back, and they've been checking out William Wegman: Being Human

Gallery opening at 11.30am on Friday 29 March

Gallery opening at 11.30am on Friday 29 March

A message from Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū

A message from Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū

Dear friends,

I don’t have the words to express how I’m feeling at the moment, in the wake of what happened in our city last Friday. I know it’s the same for the Gallery team and many of our visitors over the past week. It’s hard to know what to do or what to say. Right now I am numb with shock and deep sadness. I simply don’t have the words.

A is for Abstract...

A is for Abstract...

Jairus, Hault, Murtaza, Acacia, Jessica, Peteseta, Brook and Aiyanna from Bishopdale Primary School brought their A-game to the Gallery last week when they came to see our show 'Gordon Walters: New Vision'.

Introducing our new foyer partner... Bayleys Knight Frank

Introducing our new foyer partner... Bayleys Knight Frank

Here at the Gallery we’re committed to working with like-minded businesses to support creative Christchurch. That’s why we’ve teamed up with Bayleys Canterbury—they get it.

One Hand Loose

One Hand Loose

Smoking twin-guitar free-form skuzz, metronomic neo-Kraut vamping, or loose-limbed hayriding hootenanny? One hand Loose is all of the above and more.

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