Become a Friend

There's an art to being a Friend of the Gallery - and joy in being connected to a community of art lovers! As a Friend you'll be part of great talks, events and gain a special insight into what's happening at your gallery.

Louise Henderson works purchased. Sarah Anderson (Friends President) and Felicity Milburn (Lead Curator)



Friends membership perks:

Join us for talks, studio visits, regional and national tours and social gatherings.

Enjoy selected discounts from the Gallery Design Store

Get 10% discount at Universo Brasserie & Bar

Keep in touch with the Friends monthly enewsletter

Get inside information on what's happening at your Gallery.

And for an extra $10:

You receive the Bulletin, the Gallery's award-winning magazine.

Where your Friends support goes

Your friendship helps to support the Gallery's collection and publications. We also run fundraising activities to assist the Gallery, including the Auction Event.

President Committee
Sarah Anderson Daniel Trochez
  Bojana Rimbovska
  Charrette van Eekelen
Vice President Julieanne Eason
Marianne Hargreaves Kirsten MacFarlane
  Ina Johann
Administrator Ruth Leslie
Annie de Senna  
Contact the Friends

The office is staffed on a part-time basis, but email and phone messages are checked regularly.

Friends of Christchurch Art Gallery
PO Box 2626
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Call Annie de Senna on (+64 3) 941 7356

Join today and make friends through art.
Sign up online

Download a membership form

Renew your membership now
Friends annual membership fees
Individual $55
Double $80
Student $30
Family $80
(2 adults & children up to 18 living at the same address)


For an additional $10, members have the option to subscribe to the Gallery's award-winning Bulletin.

Membership can be for you, or a gift for art lovers that keeps on giving—it lasts a whole year!

Friends bank account

You can also pay via online banking, here are our details:


Put your name and 'membership' in the reference fields.

Upcoming Friends Events

Click here for information on upcoming Friends events.