[ 12/09/2020 ]
The Surrealist Art of Alec MacDonald

 [ 28/08/2020 ]
Te Tai o Poutini Art Awards

 [ 15/08/2020 ]
Arts Canterbury

 [ 18/06/2020 ]
The Christchurch Art Show Is Going Online!

 [ 1/05/2020 ]

 [ 22/11/2019 ]
Wellington Art Club Annual Exhibition

 [ 21/11/2019 ]
'Curious' - Exhibition of Botanical Art

 [ 2/11/2019 ]
Kapiti Arts Trail 2019

 [ 1/11/2019 ]
Splash® 2019 — Watercolour New Zealand's Annual Exhibition

 [ 26/10/2019 ]
The Kelliher Art Trust Touring Exhibition comes to Akaroa

 [ 30/09/2019 ]
Rotorua Museum Art Awards 2019

 [ 20/07/2019 ]
Bernadette Parsons Haast Exhibition

 [ 19/06/2019 ]
Parliament is seeking applications for art exhibitions

 [ 29/03/2019 ]
WAI -Manga Maha, Awa Kotahi-One River Many streams

 [ 27/03/2019 ]
Exhibition of Botanical Art: Unusual and Intriguing plants


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Art About

27 February 2019

Wednesday 27 February 5-10pm

Join us for a colourful celebration of art in Christchurch and enjoy a different night out exploring the Christchurch art scene and institutions with free hop-on hop-off shuttle buses!

Whether you’re a novice art lover or a seasoned expert, come and enjoy a drink, snack, live music and have fun exploring our central Christchurch galleries.

Christchurch Art Gallery events include:
Pop up garden bar and food trucks all night
5:30pm - Gordon Walters New Vision: Revelation and Reassessment - a talk by Professor Laurence Simmons (Media and Communication, University of Auckland)
6:15 and 7:15pm - 2 mystery tours
9.15pm - Local band Best Bets will be playing in front of Bridget Riley’s Cosmos

This year there will be shuttles running from 5:30pm to 9pm with an early shuttle leaving the fine arts school in Ilam at 4:40pm. The shuttle timetable is yet to be confirmed.

Other galleries include:
  • Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū
  • The Physics Room
  • CoCA - Centre of Contemporary Art
  • The Central Art Gallery
  • Chambers
  • Nadene Milne Gallery
  • The National
  • City Art Depot
  • Windsor Gallery
  • Form Gallery
  • Jonathan Smart Gallery
  • NZ artbroker
  • Fiksate