27 Mar – 20 Apr – Forms of Perception: Viv Kepes, Motoko Kikkawa, Donna-Marie Patterson, Arabella Spoors.     Opening 26 Mar 5.30pm 24 Apr – 18 May – Richard McWhannell Opening 23 Apr 5.30pm 22 May – 15 Jun – Marian Maguire Opening 21 May 5.30pm 19 Jun – 13 Jul – Doc Ross / Julia Holden Opening 18… View more

PG Pop-up – October-December 2017

PG is delighted to have a Pop-up Gallery in the central city until Christmas 2017! Wynn Williams Building cnr Montreal & Hereford Streets, Christchurch OPEN: most Wed, Thurs and Friday 11.30-2pm. To make an appointment: 03 366 8487 or Nigel: 027 756 5689 The art will change every couple of weeks. Currently featured: Philippa… View more

ROCK ACTION: James Robinson – discussion Fri 28 April, 12noon

Join Warwick Brown (Auckland art writer) and James Robinson in a discussion about James’s ethos as an artist and ROCK ACTION, his new exhibition. Free entry, all welcome. ROCK ACTION opens Mon 3 April, 5,30pm exhibition closes 28 April, 5pm

Metaphor – visual and poetic – discussion Thurs 30 March, 7.30pm

 visual and poetic Join  Bernadette Hall (poet), Jeffrey Paparoa Holman (poet),
 Gerard Smyth (film maker), Marian Maguire (artist) in a discussion about how words make pictures, pictures make words,
 and how both can tap memory and imagination through metaphor. Thursday 30 March, 7.30pm, free entry This talk is the last in a series about… View more

VERSE night: Thurs 17 November, 7-8.30pm

Come along for a great evening of poetry, performance and music! Featuring: – Jeffrey Paparoa Holman – poet – Jane Simpson – poet – The Apollo Musicum in quartet and sextet formations, playing recent compositions by Barbara Maguire 7 – 8.30pm Thurs 17 Nov $7 waged, $5 unwaged Jeffrey Paparoa Holman is a poet and non-fiction… View more

DOC ROSS in conversation with DR ANDREW PAUL WOOD – Tue 8 Nov, 12pm

Andrew and Doc will discuss Doc’s current exhibition WALKING with eyes open – a selection of documentary photographs of Christchurch and its people as it recovers and repairs. Free entry, all welcome. Exhibition until 25 November

VERSE night: Thurs 1st September, 7-8.30pm

Come along for a great evening featuring: Poetry readings by Bernadette Hall & Kerrin P. Sharpe Performance by Reuben Todd $7 waged, $5 unwaged Bernadette Hall lives in a renovated bach at Amberley Beach, North Canterbury. Best known for her poetry, her most recent collections are Life & Customs,  VUP 2013 and Maukatere, floating mountain,  Seraph Press 2016, which… View more

VERSE night: Thurs 14 July, 7 – 8.30pm

Come along for a great evening featuring: Poetry readings from Doc Drumheller and Marisa Cappetta Original music from Kate Taylor $7 waged, $5 unwaged. Doc Drumheller was born in Charleston, South Carolina and has lived in New Zealand for more than half his life. He has worked in award winning groups for theatre and music and… View more

ARTIST TALK – Tim J. Veling – Tues 5 July, 12noon

The photographs Tim Veling selected for ‘Vestiges’ are from a large documentary record of Christchurch’s Residential Redzone. More than just a record, these photographs display the sensitivity of an artist’s eye and Tim will talk about the works themselves plus his experience capturing them. Free entry, all welcome VESTIGES – exhibition 28 June – 22 July…. View more

ARTIST TALK – John Reynolds – Tues 28 June, 12noon

Hear Auckland artist, John Reynolds, talk about his exhibition SIGNS, the project’s previous incarnations and how audiences have interacted with his work inside and out of the gallery context. Free entry, all welcome. ‘SIGNS’ – exhibition 28 June – 22 July Opening: Mon 27 June, 5.30pm