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Ashburton Art Gallery

327 West St

Ashburton | 7700

P | 03 308 1133

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Gallery Hours

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

Closed Good Friday, Anzac Morning and Christmas day


Current Events

The Gallery extends its exhibition programme through a diverse range of events and activities that are designed to enrich your experience of visual discovery. Our public programmes range from workshops to artist talks and include guided tours and film screenings.


Film Screening | Clairmont on Clairmont  

Join us at the Gallery for a screening of Clairmont on Clairmont, a personal exploration of one of New Zealand’s most powerful painters, Philip Clairmont, by his son Orlando. A son searches for the father he never knew, getting to know him through an extensive compilation of rare archival film and sound recordings.

Producer | Michele Fantl
Director | Orlando Clairmont
Duration | 50...

24 March 21

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Linocut print workshop for teens

Stacey Banks| Scarlett Gloom printing
25 January| 1–4 PM | $25 per child
Suitable for children aged 13-18 years

In this very special workshop local printmaker Stacey Banks who is the maker behind Scarlett Gloom Prints will teach us how to create your very own lino print. You will learn about the tools and how to transfer your design to the plate and the carving and printing process. By the ...

25 January 21

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Printmaking workshop – the Artist Book

Join experienced printmaker and Print Council Aotearoa NZ Chairperson Kathy Boyle for a day of print making.

Using various printmaking techniques, you will be printing a book cover and some pages and use these to create a small artist book to take home.

21 February 21

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In Colour | Art and Craft Club

In Colour is a great way to unwind and relax with like-minded people. Bring along your art and craft projects to share with others over morning tea once a month.

These are social sessions that encourage you to connect with others through creativity.  Be inspired to learn a new creative pastime. Sessions are free and new members are always welcome...

2nd Friday of the month, 10:30am- 12pm

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Art addicts


Art Addicts (AA) is the Gallery’s weekly art space for kids during the school term. Wrap up your Wednesday school day and head to the AAG to get creative and explore different materials and themes in art. AA is all about a fun, shared learning experience for all who attend. We encourage parents and grandparents to ...


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