In celebration of a glorious, strange, heart-lifting oddity of a painting
Trying to immortalise a pet in paint isn't all that easy.
Thousands of art buffs flock to this year's Christchurch Art Show in search of a bargain.
The city is now better served by the visual arts than it has been for the past five years.
OPINION: As a gesture of defiance, Ronnie van Hout's latest work is worth every cent and very, very Freudian.
A sculpture that fell off a cliff and lay under rubble for five years has been donated to Canterbury Museum.
Tetanus robbed the world of a bright artistic talent
A second, School of Fine Arts-inspired, contemporary gallery opens in the central city
Latest public artwork to enliven Christchurch's skyline greeted with bewilderment, enthusiasm and indifference.
The work of Oliver Gilbert, Jack Hadley and Zina Swanson shares an unassuming sense of the absurd and a curiosity about human behaviour.
Between the Lines touches upon an awareness of life as being as much about dreams as it is our experiences.
Glazed, shapely, playful, joyful jugs line up for for breast cancer fundraiser.
"It's ours", says firm that unearthed quake-buried sculpture, and the former owner can buy it back from them.
REVIEW: A near-perfect document of the artist's observation and drawing skills
REVIEW: The strength of these works reside in Van Hout's ability to orchestrate a variety of marks and surfaces in distinct and subtle ways.
REVIEW: An exhibition that has no intention of eliciting the kind of emotional or sensory responses that its title implies.
OPINION: Newly re-opened CoCA giving Christchurch Art Gallery a run for its money.
OPINION: Do events like the Christchurch Art Show do the visual arts a disservice?
Artistic donation boosts quest to rebuild a long-lost piece of Christchurch's Arts Centre.
Sweet miniature at odds with creator's protesting ways
OPINION: Why we should explore the possiblities of tripping the light fantastic again
A new exhibition sheds light on the career path of young working mothers.
Parts of this new Ilam Campus Gallery feel like a health warning to keep away from the digital world.
Museum says Robert McDougall Art Gallery would be ''jewel in the crown'' when restored.
The Physics Room director reflects on the past three years of change
Art Gallery becoming an attractive regular Autumn destination
Student Andrew Douglas-Clifford gives NZ's highway network the London Underground treatment.
Belfast rugby legend Bill Bush has been immortalised in a new mural – just in time for the club's centenary.
"I felt like I was asleep all this time, but when I came to New Zealand a miracle happened."
How did Australasia's most comprehensive collection of Chinese artefacts end up at the Canterbury Museum?