Taranaki Art News
 November, 2023

Now showing as the Virtual Tart exhibition:
Art Beyond the Obvious
Mystical Digital Collage by Pamela McKinnie of USA

OPEN EXHIBITION, online on Virtual Tart Gallery during January 2024

Any medium, any size (only images need be sent to New Zealand, not actual artworks)
$10 for each artwork submitted
Artists from anywhere in the world are welcome.

Percy Thomson Gallery, Prospero Place Stratford

Stratford Art Society Member Exhibition (18 November to 10 December).
FAQ: 250 artworks made by local artists.
Works are available to purchase – a good Christmas present idea…
Free Event, All welcome. Light snacks and beverage provided.

COMING SOON IN DECEMBER/JANUARY: Summer Exhibition is entitled ‘Yours Truly x’ curated by Gallery Director Laura Campbell
An invite only exhibition featuring 30 artists.
This exhibition will offer a platform for artists involved to ‘show their true self’ – revealing their point of difference and showing in a safe space.

Gover St Gallery, New Plymouth
Gover St Gallery, 19 Gover Street, New Plymouth 4310

Closed on Tuesdays.
Here is some information for the Gover St Gallery, leading up to the end of the year.
We can not currently accept any new or additional work until 20th November as space is scarce. If things change I will let you know.

10th - End of Taranaki Arts Trail Exhibition
10th Nov - 23rd Dec : David Rogers Wall
13th Nov - 23rd Dec : Korrena Kidd's 'Nga Takutai : The Coast' Exhibition
17th : Korrena Kidd's delayed exhibition opening from 5pm
17th Nov - 23rd Dec : Brett Williams Exhibition
23rd Nov - 23rd Dec : Anne Holliday capsule Exhibition
23rd Nov - 23rd Dec : Have A Go ! Exhibition
23rd Dec : Closing for Christmas break at 2pm'ish.
Reopening early January (date to be confirmed)

The Gallery can accept artwork again from 17th November and it will be space dependent.

Shoebox Christmas
Gover St Gallery is a drop off point again this year. Sign up if you'd like to take part.

Drop off filled Shoebox Aotearoa at Gover St Gallery for collection.

If you have any questions please get in touch.

If you want more info ... goverstgallery@gmail.com
And we're on Facebook & Instagram ... goverstgallery

Lumen Gallery, Tataraimaka

See the intensely spiritual collage work by artist / alchemist / gallery owner Teresa Goodin.

The Painters, New Plymouth

The Painters group
A few painters meet to paint on a Tuesday and you’re welcome to join in.
It’s $10/day at the Hillsborough hall (373 Egmont Road) from 9.30 to 3 with cuppas provided.
We always set up some sort of still-life, and quite often research an artist.
Queries to Tony Rumball at 7591629

Exhibitions on the Virtual Tart website. - (a new exhibition every month)
(email Dale if you're interested in having an exhibition)

Now showing, through November Art Beyond the Obvious
Mystical Digital Collage by Pamela McKinnie of USA

Coming Soon

DecemberLuminous lines - drawings in 24kt gold and pure silverpoint
by Janet Marshall of New Zealand.


JanuaryChildren of War
An Open Exhibition: email Dale for details.

Koru on Koru Gallery & Garden
283 Koru Rd, Oakura
Open each weekend 10am - 4pm or by appointment.
New artists welcome to view this free space.
The historic Koru on Koru site offers garden space for sculpture exhibition at no cost to Artist.
Ph. 06 7527807 / 021410030
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