What's on at the Forrester Gallery

  • Our Built Heritage

    A multi-faceted exhibition about place and the heritage buildings of Oamaru. View artworks and architectural drawings from our collection. Absorb the heritage values of the Forrester Gallery building itself.

    Forrester Gallery
    17 March 2018 to 30 November 2018
  • New Perspectives on Landscape

    Hannah Joynt, Miranda Joseph, Robyn Bardas, Fiona Van Oyen and Sue Pearce are all graduates of the Dunedin School of Art, Master of Fine Arts Programme.

    Forrester Gallery
    27 October 2018 to 2 December 2018
  • Mike O'Kane : Just Playing

    Mike O'Kane takes an ironic and reflective look at war toys; he locates scale models of war materiel into Photoshopped worlds where nobody gets hurt and nothing gets broken.

    Forrester Gallery
    6 October 2018 to 9 December 2018
  • Waitaki Boys' High School Senior Graphics Project

    The Senior Graphics class at Waitaki Boys’ High School was set a brief by the Mayor of Waitaki, Mr Gary Kircher, to design a premium motel concept to be situated on Friendly Bay. This exhibition displays their work, which helped the students achieve their NCEA Level 3 qualifications.

    5 November 2018 to 30 January 2019
  • Colin Wheeler

    Does everyone see the same thing? What do you see when you wander around the historic harbour area of Oamaru? Do you even really look? This exhibition features two Oamaruvians, living sixty years apart, who saw something worth capturing in photography and painting.

    Forrester Gallery
    8 December 2018 to 17 February 2019