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Kawakawa plant motif a feature of new exhibition

15 Jun 2021

A traditional healing plant indigenous to New Zealand is a central motif in a new exhibition at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū.

Step into the light at Wheriko - Brilliant!

11 Jun 2019

Escape the cold and step into the light at Christchurch Art Gallery's newest exhibition Wheriko - Brilliant!

Mural a joint project with artist and school pupils

6 Jul 2021

Little River has a beautiful new mural created by local artist Frankie Bakker and pupils from Little River School.

Yacht expedition around Aotearoa births new exhibition

11 Apr 2024

In a full circle moment, a collection of works made in response to a journey on an expedition yacht around Aotearoa now travels back up the motu in an exhibition opening this weekend at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū.

Heritage building saved for community arts

28 Jul 2022

Rolleston House will get a new lease on life as a space for local artists.

Going to the chapel

5 Jul 2022

A shell-shaped chapel that won people’s hearts has been restored and moved to a prominent spot next to He Puna Taimoana Hot Pools on the New Brighton foreshore.

Costumed canines captivate art gallery visitors

15 Apr 2019

An art exhibition featuring costumed canines is proving popular with visitors to the Christchurch Art Gallery.

Art Gallery hosts memorial for Bill Hammond

3 Feb 2021

A memorial at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū on Friday will honour renowned Lyttelton artist Bill Hammond.

Sydenham a hot-spot for street art

28 Mar 2022

An inner-city suburb is becoming a hot-spot for street art with dozens of murals large and small decorating walls and buildings around Sydenham.

Way ahead on South Frame Greenway

4 Nov 2020

Work is under way on one of the last key sections of the shared-path South Frame Greenway in central Christchurch.