Exhibitions & Shows

Artists and Pottery Group Exhibition

The Gisborne Artists Society and Pottery groups'€™ annual exhibition is a culmination of artistic indulgences, art sharing and art making Read more...

Inked Impressions - Prints from the Fine Arts Collection

From the mid 1970s through to the late 1980s, printmaker Penny Ormerod was a local force to be reckoned with, just ask any of the Gisborne Printmakers who were around at the time Read more...

Exhibition of Postcards of Early New Zealand Tea Kiosks

The exhibition features a large collection of historical photographic postcards of early New Zealand Tea Kiosks. Dating from the early 1900's these images capture an important part of New Zealand's social history Read more...

Blind Foundation 125th Anniversary Exhibition

Members of the public are invited to take a walk down memory lane as the Blind Foundation celebrates 125 years of life changing service Read more...

Give Me Shelter

Give me shelter Tim Thatcher, recent works Give me shelter offers Hawke'€™s Bay audiences their first serious introduction to works by contemporary artist Tim Thatcher, now resident in Napier Read more...

Health and Holidays Exhibition

For Health and Holidays '€“ Napier swimming stories Swimming is more than a pastime in Napier - it is a way of life Read more...

Hawkes Bay Lacemakers Exhibition

A display of Lacemaking and the opportunity to watch lacemakers at work Read more...

Secrets and Treasures

Decorate, paint or display in an unusual and original way, something secretive, emotive or precious, using a matchbox no bigger than an extra-long match box (11cm x 6.5cm x 2cm) Read more...

Art Guide Exhibition

First published in 2000, the Art Guide continues to introduce locals and visitors to the creative community of Hawke'€™s Bay Read more...

Weird & Wonderful Warriors - School Holiday Art Programme

Join us these holidays as kids explore the work of Jeff Smith and Chris Charteris in the Tungaru Project Read more...

Nola Weber - Garden Walk

Nola Weber describes her style as impressionist realism. She has a great love of nature, especially flowers and foliage. She likes to paint floral scenes from flowers found in her garden '€“ a source of inspiration for many years Read more...

Art Show

Please join us for the unveiling of Stephanie Clair'€™s latest collection of work portraying memorable Hawkes Bay landcapes as well as her acclaimed cubist romance portraits. Libations and sweets will be served Read more...

The Fantastic Art of Ricc Buttle

The Fantastic Art of Ricc Buttle. Extra-ordinary and beautiful images from another world Read more...

Gladstone Road

Gladstone Road, named after British Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone, has been the main street of Gisborne (T'Aring;'laquo;ranga) since its establishment in the late 1860s Read more...

Keirunga Quilters Exhibition

Beautiful quilts created by the Keirunga Quilters group based in Havelock North. These demonstrate a variety of styles and use of colour Read more...

Artex National Art Exhibition

34th Annual Art Exhibition and Sale oraganised by the Rotary Club of Greenmeadows Read more...

Art Show

Please join us for the unveiling of Stephanie Clair'€™s latest collection of work portraying memorable Hawkes Bay landcapes as well as her acclaimed cubist romance portraits. Libations and sweets will be served Read more...

Poppy Making Activity

To support our exhibition commemorating the centenary of the First World War we have a poppy making table in the Century Theatre foyer where you can make your own poppies Read more...

Tungaru: The Kiribati Project Exhibition

Tungaru: The Kiribati Project is a collaboration between two artists '€“ Chris Charteris and Jeff Smith Read more...

Sacred Bloodlines - Ephraim Russell

Gisborne artist Ephraim Russell graduated with a Master's degree in M'Auml;ori visual arts (Hons) in 2014 from Massey University, Palmerston North Read more...

Blind Foundation 125th Anniversary Exhibition

Members of the public are invited to take a walk down memory lane as the Blind Foundation celebrates 125 years of life changing service Read more...

WWI Memories - Textiles from the Gisborne Quilting Group

In 2014 the Gisborne Quilting Group produced 14 small quilted samplers to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War Read more...

This Is Who We Are - Richard Rogers

Local art teacher Richard Rogers says his latest exhibition is a composite of different cultures and touches on the procedures of repatriation Read more...

'Appalled' - A Display by Tobi Stark aka Pense

'€œPense is a 25 year old artist living and working in the '€˜Paris of New Zealand'€™ Napier. For the most part there'€™s no surprise that the public in disinterested in fine art Read more...

Gloriously Big Pots - Ceramics From the Collection

This exhibition features a selection of large vessels from the Museum'€™s ceramic collection by ceramicists of national and international acclaim Read more...