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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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Complement and Contrast

ABOUT THIS EXHIBITION

DATES & TIMES

19 November 2018- 13 January 2019

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Over the summer period we will present the Gallery’s growing collection with our exhibition, Complement and Contrast which brings to light old favourites along with new acquisations from the past. The works on view will highlight the shapes, patterns and energetic colour of the art in our care and will seek to make new connections across different genres and displines.

This exhibition includes work by artists Michael Armstrong, Richard Killeen, Quentin MacFarlene, Sam Foley, Dick Frizzell and others.

Image: Sam Foley, Railway yard, Ashburton (detail), Oil on Canvas, 2010. AAG Collection.

DATES & TIMES

19 November 2018- 13 January 2019

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

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Croactus

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18 April - 18 June 2019

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In Your Likeness

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17 April - 18 June 2019

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2018 Adam Portraiture Award

It is New Zealand’s most prestigious portraiture competition which boasts a major cash prize of $20,000 and attracts national recognition. The award is generously sponsored by the Adam Foundation and is one of the country’s longest running art prizes.

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