Exhibitions

Our gallery showcases and supports local artists, presenting a wide range of work including painting, photography, installation and sculpture.

  • 6 October - 2 November 2017

    New Abstractions : Ulrike Schaefer

    New Abstractions Digital Collage Works by Ulrike Schaefer October 6 - November 2   My work is as much about formal elements – shape, colour, line or space – as it is about process. I like to recycle; I deconstruct the old to reconstruct...

  • 1 September - 28 September 2017

    Interwoven : Marise Rarere

    drawings in ink

    My memories of learning to weave with muka (the fine creamy strands from within the flax) twenty years ago with my then tutor Rama Kete inspired these simple but intricate drawings. I have translated this experience into pen ink drawings. They are slow...

  • 3 August - 31 August 2017

    Nichola Ahlers : drawings in colour

    Little Critters

    August 3 - 31 This exhibition is a series of framed drawings in coloured pencil.

  • 12 May - 8 June 2017

    A Day in the Life - Kym Gilchrist

    A Day in the Life new paintings by Kym Gilchrist May 12 - June 8 These works are my observation of people doing activities they love and of the things they love…. everyday stuff. Kym Gilchrist All work Acrylic on board  

  • 7 April - 4 May 2017

    Still Life, Still : Ulrike Schaefer

    Still Life, Still Photomontage by Ulrike Schaefer April 7 - May 4 When we think of still life, we often picture it in a traditional sense - a 'timeless' arrangement of inanimate objects, as flowers in a vase or fruits in a basket, often within a...

  • 10 March - 6 April 2017

    Found in the Background Anna Fairley

    Found in The Background New Paintings by Anna Fairley March 10 - April 6   I love art which is quietly ridiculous, and I guess that is also what I try to create in my work, finding hidden depth and humour in unexpected places. This...

  • 10 February - 9 March 2017

    #stillhere - Emma Mudgway

    An investigation into the visual language of the selfie

    #stillhere Emma Mudgway 2017, Graphite on Paper. February 10 - March 9   The process of making self portraits stretches back through recorded history, with early examples discovered from Ancient Egypt. However, the modern practice of selfie...

  • Birders' Paradise

    Illustrations by Daron Parton

    Birders' Paradise Illustrations by Daron Parton November 18 - December 23 Illustrations of New Zealand birds for the birder / birdwatcher / twitcher Limited Edition Prints

  • Papakainga

    Hiria Anderson

    Papakāinga Hiria Anderson Ngāti Maniapoto October 7 - November 17 Papakāinga is a series of work that shows life as it happens in the rohe of Waipa and Maniapoto. Hiria recently completed her MFA studies at Whitecliffe College of Art and...