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Akaroa Art Gallery Events

Event date: 
Thursday, April 18, 2019 to Sunday, May 5, 2019
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The Akaroa Art Gallery (previously the 'Orion Powerhouse Gallery') comes to life in the warmer months when Akaroa is full of visitors and holiday-makers. The gallery hosts exhibitions featuring artists from Banks Peninsula and beyond, many of national and international recognition. The Akaroa Gallery Inc. is proud to present: “Banks Peninsula Landscapes”. Thursday 18th April to Sunday 5th May 2019 With Steve Helps and David Tait. 

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Event date: 
Thursday, April 18, 2019 to Sunday, May 5, 2019

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Steve Helps and David Tait are two local artists who live and paint on the Peninsula. This Easter exhibition portrays Banks Peninsula in all its moods and seasons .

10am to 4pm daily except:  Good Friday (closed all day) & ANZAC Day open 1pm to 4pm Thursday 18th April to Sunday 5th May 2019.

Orion Powerhouse Gallery, 1 Rue Pompallier, Akaroa. 

 2019 Committee:

Bryan Tichborne (President)
Peter Lambert (Treasurer)
Jan Collins (Secretary) (0223 186193) janandclyde@xtra.co.nz 
Jeanette Elliott (Meeting Secretary)
Mary Farrell (Minders)
Sarah Ford
Keith Harris
Annette Moore
Pip Mason
Carolyn Turnbull. 

Coming up...Kelliher Art Trust exhibition… To be held at the historic Akaroa Powerhouse Gallery from 26th October until Sunday 24th November 2019.

This is only the second time in 63 years that a selection of Kelliher paintings has been shown in the South Island…

The paintings to be displayed are iconic New Zealand landscapes - either Kelliher competition prize winners or ones acquired/commissioned by the Kelliher Trust. With artists including:

Peter McIntyre, Cedric Savage, David Barker, Austen Deans, Colin Wheeler, Robert McDowell, Richard McWhannell, Michael Smither, Rita Angus, Stanley Palmer, Dick Frizzell, Toss Woollaston, Douglas Badcock & others prominent in NZ’s art history.

Entry fee is $5 per person but extra donations would be appreciated. All proceeds go the rebuild of the Akaroa Hospital - a victim of the 2010/2011 earthquakes. Group guided tours may be available on request.

A unique chance to view paintings not often seen in one place! At the same time enjoying all the pleasures of Akaroa including  dolphin & penguin watching, walks of all sorts, great cafes & restaurants, legendary fish & chips plus the outer bays.

Make a special trip of it! Contact the president of the Akaroa Gallery, Bryan Tichborne, for further details…  tichborne@watercolours.co.nz or 03 3047878.

Location1 Rue Pompallier, Akaroa

Emailtichborne@xtra.co.nz

Phone0223 186193

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The Akaroa Art Gallery (previously the 'Orion Powerhouse Gallery') comes to life in the warmer months when Akaroa is full of visitors and holiday-makers. The gallery hosts exhibitions featuring artists from Banks Peninsula and beyond, many of national and international recognition. The Akaroa Gallery Inc. is proud to present: “Banks Peninsula Landscapes”. Thursday 18th April to Sunday 5th May 2019 With Steve Helps and David Tait. 

Phone: 
0223 186193
Detailed information: 

Steve Helps and David Tait are two local artists who live and paint on the Peninsula. This Easter exhibition portrays Banks Peninsula in all its moods and seasons .

10am to 4pm daily except:  Good Friday (closed all day) & ANZAC Day open 1pm to 4pm Thursday 18th April to Sunday 5th May 2019.

Orion Powerhouse Gallery, 1 Rue Pompallier, Akaroa. 

 2019 Committee:

Bryan Tichborne (President)
Peter Lambert (Treasurer)
Jan Collins (Secretary) (0223 186193) janandclyde@xtra.co.nz 
Jeanette Elliott (Meeting Secretary)
Mary Farrell (Minders)
Sarah Ford
Keith Harris
Annette Moore
Pip Mason
Carolyn Turnbull. 

Coming up...Kelliher Art Trust exhibition… To be held at the historic Akaroa Powerhouse Gallery from 26th October until Sunday 24th November 2019.

This is only the second time in 63 years that a selection of Kelliher paintings has been shown in the South Island…

The paintings to be displayed are iconic New Zealand landscapes - either Kelliher competition prize winners or ones acquired/commissioned by the Kelliher Trust. With artists including:

Peter McIntyre, Cedric Savage, David Barker, Austen Deans, Colin Wheeler, Robert McDowell, Richard McWhannell, Michael Smither, Rita Angus, Stanley Palmer, Dick Frizzell, Toss Woollaston, Douglas Badcock & others prominent in NZ’s art history.

Entry fee is $5 per person but extra donations would be appreciated. All proceeds go the rebuild of the Akaroa Hospital - a victim of the 2010/2011 earthquakes. Group guided tours may be available on request.

A unique chance to view paintings not often seen in one place! At the same time enjoying all the pleasures of Akaroa including  dolphin & penguin watching, walks of all sorts, great cafes & restaurants, legendary fish & chips plus the outer bays.

Make a special trip of it! Contact the president of the Akaroa Gallery, Bryan Tichborne, for further details…  tichborne@watercolours.co.nz or 03 3047878.

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Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 10:00