Past Exhibitions

  • The Wreck of Hope - Michele Beevors

    The Wreck of Hope features stunning life-size skeletons of individually hand-knitted bones assembled to reflect the fragility of loss. The skeletons are supported by domestic ruins, which float them in the gallery as if adrift at sea.

    Forrester Gallery
    12 December 2014 to 15 February 2015
  • Ohau by Belinda Weir

    Ohau, by Mackenzie-based artist Belinda Weir, features 17 stunning oil paintings, which explore the beautiful Ohau landscape and its hypnotic environment.

    Forrester Gallery
    12 December 2014 to 8 February 2015
  • The protagonist of Marian Maguire’s new print series is an impressive figure of nineteenth-century Taranaki.

    Forrester Gallery
    12 September 2014 to 20 November 2014
  • Te Kohurau te mauka
    Arai Te Uru te waka
    Arai Te Uru te tai
    Poutaiki te pa tawhito
    Oraumoa te puke
    Marahii te whenua
    Moeraki te turanga
    Kati Parakiore, Kati Urihia, Kati Matamata oku hapu

    Forrester Gallery
    20 September 2014 to 16 November 2014
  • This exhibition by the North Otago Photographic Society provides members with the opportunity to show their work with the Waitaki community in a facility which celebrates artistic endeavour.

    Forrester Gallery
    26 September 2014 to 16 November 2014
  • Featuring the work of Peter Cleverley, Anita DeSoto, Graham Fletcher, Michael Greaves, Colin Howes, Clive Humphreys, Alexandra Kennedy and Michael Morley.

    Forrester Gallery
    28 June 2014 to 24 August 2014
  • These works from the Forrester Gallery permanent collection, on show in our basement gallery, have been selected to complement the exhibition in the street level galleries.

    Forrester Gallery
    28 June 2014 to 24 August 2014
  • Every year school students from North Otago share their artistic talents with us. The Forrester Gallery asks all the schools and early childhood education centres in the Waitaki District to contribute student art work to the Burns Memorial Art Exhibition.

    Forrester Gallery
    24 May 2014 to 22 June 2014