Image: Douglas Badcock, Boat Harbour, Nugget Point, 1959

Thirty-two paintings from the Kelliher Art Trust Collection are touring the South Island. 

Forrester Gallery
29 October 2022 to 22 January 2023

Issue with Culture Waitaki Collections Online

We are working to address an issue with our Culture Waitaki Collections Online website. The issues is that photos are not displaying at present.

"A wonderful selection of inspiring art!"
- Carol, UK (Forrester visitor book)

Image: John Bevan Ford, Te Hono ki Waiponamu #3, ink and pen on paper

Drawing is expression without words. It can be a way of communicating ideas, feelings and thoughts.

Forrester Gallery
10 December 2022 to 22 January 2023
Image: Alison Bevers, 23/25 Tees Street, 2022, mixed media

Alison Bevers and Kit Macgregor have created an exhibition of mixed media works and oil paintings of Ōamaru and the surrounding region, places not far away.

Forrester Gallery
29 October 2022 to 22 January 2023

"Excellent assistance, I found exactly what I wanted. Many thanks."
-Stephen (Archive visitor book)

Image: Untitled (View of Ōamaru from the artists Lune Street residence), 1878 Edward Gifford (b.1819 d.1894), Collection of the Waitaki Museum, cared for by Forrester Gallery. FG2001.32.1

The plans for the redevelopment of the Forrester Gallery are underway, with concept designs drawn up and fundraising continuing.

Forrester Gallery
10 December 2022 to 22 January 2023

"Extremely well put together exhibit and beautiful building"
- Elaine, NZ (Forrester visitor book)