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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!

Ōtautahi Year of the Arts celebrated with huge Block Party

24 Nov 2023

A celebration of local arts, culture and creativity - the Block Party brings together neighbouring arts organisations in one huge afternoon.

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.

Street art festival brings something a little different to the city

1 Dec 2023

Art emerging from concrete cracks and crevices, wooden flowers taking bloom, and an artistic treasure hunt is just the beginning of Christchurch’s newest street art installation.

Tūranga exhibition showcases Christchurch youth

16 Nov 2023

Christchurch’s central library has become the home of an art takeover for the next three months with an exhibition room, temporary murals, and hidden artwork spotted around the building.

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.