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Ashburton Art Gallery

327 West St

Ashburton | 7700

P | 03 308 1133

E | info@ashburtonartgallery.org.nz

Gallery Hours

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

Closed Good Friday, Anzac Morning and Christmas day

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    Welcome

    Nau mai haere mai, welcome to the Ashburton Art Gallery. Serving the growing population of Mid-Canterbury and New Zealand at large, the Ashburton Art Gallery is the newest cultural facility to be built in the South Island. With a nearly 20 year operating history, the AAG is one of the youngest public art galleries in the country and is devoted to experimentation, innovation and engagement in art. The new building will be open soon and promises to be a place for everyone to enjoy.

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    Welcome

    Nau mai haere mai, welcome to the Ashburton Art Gallery. Serving the growing population of Mid-Canterbury and New Zealand at large, the Ashburton Art Gallery is the newest cultural facility to be built in the South Island. With a nearly 20 year operating history, the AAG is one of the youngest public art galleries in the country and is devoted to experimentation, innovation and engagement in art. The new building will be open soon and promises to be a place for everyone to enjoy.                

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    Welcome

    Nau mai haere mai, welcome to the Ashburton Art Gallery. Serving the growing population of Mid-Canterbury and New Zealand at large, the Ashburton Art Gallery is the newest cultural facility to be built in the South Island. With a nearly 20 year operating history, the AAG is one of the youngest public art galleries in the country and is devoted to experimentation, innovation and engagement in art. The new building will be open soon and promises to be a place for everyone to enjoy.

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  • slider-img

    Welcome

    Nau mai haere mai, welcome to the Ashburton Art Gallery. Serving the growing population of Mid-Canterbury and New Zealand at large, the Ashburton Art Gallery is the newest cultural facility to be built in the South Island. With a nearly 20 year operating history, the AAG is one of the youngest public art galleries in the country and is devoted to experimentation, innovation and engagement in art. The new building will be open soon and promises to be a place for everyone to enjoy.

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Exhibitions

23 May - 24th June 2015

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Current Affairs

PHILIP TRUSTTUM

Renowned senior artist Philip Trusttum celebrates the opening of the new Ashburton Art Gallery with his opening show of recent paintings

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23 May - 24 June 2015

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Lesser-known tales

Works from the collection

Over the past 19 years The Ashburton Art Gallery has built an unique collection of work reflecting its geographical location. Each piece has a strong connection to Ashburton with a story to tell about the people, time and place.

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23 May - 26 July 2015

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Midnight Blooms

Tara Douglas

Light, colour and the obsessive cutting of paper flowers by Tara Douglas make up an installation that immerses the viewer, encasing them in a mysterious otherworldly environment.

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23 May 2015 - 31 January 2016

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The Great Bridge Brouhaha

David Elliot

Inspired by the mischievous Nor’west wind and the creation of the first Ashburton Bridge, David Elliot’s The Great Bridge Brouhaha is a temporary, site-specific drawing.

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Events

23 | 05 | 15

Grand opening

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23 | 05 | 15

Tape Art Performance

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23 | 05 | 15

A story with David Elliot

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24 | 05 | 15

Artist talk by Tape Art NZ

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May 24- July 19 anytime | |

The Paper Flower Project

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26 | 05 | 15

Tape Art Workshop

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31 | 05 | 15

Canvas Cut-outs – Jub Jub Club

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24 | 06 | 15

Reflections from the Edge…

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28 | 06 | 15

Paper Art – Jub Jub Club

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06 | 07 | 15

ASA 51st annual exhibition opening

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23 | 07 | 15

From concept to completion

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26 | 07 | 15

Discover Printmaking – Jub Jub Club

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| Wednesdays |

Art addicts

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| Monthly -last Wednesday, 5:15pm |

Film Society

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