About Us

Our People

Management

Shaping our vision and managing the running of the Gallery.

Blair Jackson

Deputy Director and Manager Curatorial, Collections & Public Programme

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Amy Harrington

Visitor Services Manager

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Curatorial, Collections and Programmes

Developing our collection, curating our exhibitions and creating conversations about art.

Dr Lara Strongman

Senior Curator

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Nathan Pohio

Assistant curator

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Publications

Publishing award-winning books, digital content and our quarterly magazine.

David Simpson

Web / Publications Coordinator

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Sarah Pepperle

Publications Coordinator

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Public Programmes and Education

Organizing gallery events for the public and offering arts education to schools around Christchurch.

Amy Marr

Visitor Programmes Coordinator

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Lana Coles

Education and Public Programmes Team Leader

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Rebecca Ogle

Guide Coordinator

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Susie Cox

Art Gallery Educator

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Exhibitions and Collections

Realising the vision of artists and curators by bringing exhibition concepts to life.

Chris Pole

Exhibition Designer

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Jamie Richardson

Exhibitions Gallery Technician

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Martin Young

Workshop Gallery Technician

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Scott Jackson

Exhibitions Gallery Technician

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Sean Duxfield

Exhibitions and Collections Team Leader

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Registration

Documenting our collection, handling copyright and managing the safety and movement of works.

Rebekkah Pickrill

Assistant Registrar

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Tasha Mansbridge

Assistant Registrar

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Library and Archives

Documenting and maintaining our library of books, artist files and our digital archives.

Tim Jones

Librarian and Archivist

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Visitor Services

Welcoming visitors, providing information about exhibitions, events, facilities and services.

Airi Hashimoto

Visitor Services

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Dominic Murray

Visitor Services

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Kate MacShane

Visitor Services

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Michael Purdie

Visitor Services

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Shop

Managing the Gallery shop’s selection of cards, prints, posters and art books.

Andrew Shepherd

Retail Administrator

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Holly Gemmell

Retail Assistant

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Friends and Foundation

Coordinating events and communications for Gallery Friends and TOGETHER Foundation members.

Hannah Wilson

Strategic Relationships Administrator

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Business Support

Handling our administrative requirements and supporting the Gallery team.

Jackie Heavey

Business Administrator

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Kirsty Mathieson

Team Leader Administration & Business Support

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Projects

Scheduling the Gallery’s exhibition programme and managing projects.

Vicky Flannery

Project Coordinator

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