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327 West St

Ashburton | 7700

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Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

Closed Good Friday, Anzac Morning and Christmas day

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Drain the swamp. Cut the wood, put up the flagpole

ABOUT THIS EXHIBITION

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DATES & TIMES

11 August- 25 September 2016

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

With strong connections to Ashburton and the wider Canterbury region, contemporary artists Jacquelyn Greenbank, Iain Cheesman and Wayne Youle join forces in a collaborative multi-disciplinary installation specifically created for the Ashburton Art Gallery. Bringing together objects, painting, sculpture and the alluring touch of velvet, Drain the swamp. Cut the wood, put up the flagpole explores the ideas of place, identity and life in rural New Zealand.

 

Image: Jacqueline Greenbank, Vege keeper, Dukit veges, leather covered wood with hooks, 2016. All rights reserved.

DATES & TIMES

11 August- 25 September 2016

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

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