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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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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.

 

MUKA Youth Prints 2020

This unique travelling exhibition for young people is back at the gallery with a collection of original lithographs which can only be viewed and purchased by those aged 5-18years. Unframed works $80, frames can be ordered for an additional $80.

See the Muka Prints website for more information.

11 November 2020

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JUB JUB | STAR WEAVING

We will look at the extraordinary patterns in Lakiloko Keakea’s Fafetu exhibition and create our own woven star artwork inspired by the artwork on display.

6 December 2020 | 1:30 - 3:30pm

6 December 2020

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JUB JUB | FUN WITH CLAY

In this session we will be experimenting with clay. We’ll learn some basic handwork techniques which will help us make some creations from clay.

18 OCTOBER 2020 | 1:30 - 3:30PM

 

18 October 2020

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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

EVERY WEDNESDAY 3:00 - 4:30PM | DURING THE SCHOOL TERMS

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 ...

EVERY WEDNESDAY 3:00 - 4:30PM

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JUB JUB | PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLAGE

In this session we will look at Mizuho Nishioka’s photography exhibition.
Members will then get the opportunity to set up their own scene to photograph and turn it into a photographic collage.

8 NOVEMBER 1:30 - 3:30PM

8 November 2020

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October School Holidays

These school holidays, there are a number of activities to keep the kids busy and entertained, including:


Come Fly with Me | Wooden plane decorating
Fly into the Gallery to decorate your own wooden plane inspired by Gregory O’Brien’s artwork 'Flying Lesson'.
Be sure to get in quick as this programme is limited to 300 children. A cost of $2 applies for materials...

September 26 - October 11

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All in for Arts Tour Breakfast

All in for Arts He waka toi e eke noa nei tātou – Hakatere Ashburton
This spring, The Arts Foundation Te Tumu Toi is hitting the road with Creative New Zealand Toi Aotearoa, Chartwell Trust, The Lion Foundation, Coffee Supreme and Noble & Savage, visiting 1...

3 November 2020

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