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Ashburton Art Gallery

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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ZAFAA18

ABOUT THIS EXHIBITION

DATES & TIMES

Entries open | 1 August- 12 November

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Entries are now open to the Zonta Ashburton Female Art Award 2018. This award presented by The Zonta Club of Ashburton in partnership with the Ashburton Art Gallery is open to emerging and mid-career female artists based in Canterbury. The award seeks to raise the status of female visual artists working in the wider Canterbury area and acknowledges excellence in emerging and mid-career female artists as well as providing a platform for female youth.

The ZAFAA 2018 premier award recipient will win a cash prize along with a special opportunity to hold a solo exhibition at the Gallery in the following year. This opprtunity to create a new body of work for a fully curated and professionally installed exhibition will be greatly valuable to the recipents artistic careers.

The awards will also have a separate Young Generation category open to female artists between the ages of 16 and 20. This award will acknowledge the creative youth in Canterbury with a cash prize.

Zonta International strives to empower women worldwide by improving the legal, political, economic, educational, health and professional status of women at global and local levels through service and advocacy. This exhibition reflects Zonta’s vision by recognising the artistic accomplishments of women who are actively contributing to and shaping our art scene and creating a bold and diverse future for the arts in Canterbury.

Terms and conditions and an entry form for ZAFAA18 can be downloaded below

ZAFAA TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ENTRY_2018

Entries close on Sunday 12 November 2017.

 

DATES & TIMES

Entries open | 1 August- 12 November

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

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Entries open | 1 August- 12 November

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Awards Exhibition

Entries are now open to the Zonta Ashburton Female Art Award 2018. This award presented by The Zonta Club of Ashburton in partnership with the Ashburton Art Gallery is open to emerging and mid-career female artists based in Canterbury.

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10 September- 5 November

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Young Country

Kerry Hines, photographs by William Williams

Young Country is a exhibition that brings together nineteenth-century photography and contemporary poetry to offer a new and often surprising view of New Zealand’s past. Combining the talents of poet, writer and researcher Kerry Hines and the photographic images of William Williams which have been reproduced by international recognised photographer Wayne Barrar.

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21 September-12 November

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pigs, penguins and polecats

David Elliot

Whether hiding in the margins or taking centre stage, animals make regular visits to
David Elliot’s imaginative world and provide ongoing visual inspiration for his stories
and illustrations.

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1 October- 5 November 2017

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Impressions

Local group exhibition

This exhibition celebrates the work of 10 local landscape painters who capture the awe-inspiring scenery of Canterbury. For these artists paintings are made on site in the traditional nature of landscape painting.

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