Matariki exhibition: ‘Mata Hou | New Beginnings’

26 Pipiri - 3 Hōngongoi 2019 - Pūmanawa

This exhibition features works from Canterbury artists and celebrates the theme of mata hou, new beginnings.

Most artworks will be for sale.

Artists featured in the exhibition:

  • Louise Ayling
  • Alix Ashworth
  • Simone Bensdorp
  • Kara Burrowes
  • Raukohe Hallett
  • Rebecca Henderson
  • Jinx in the Sky (Magpie Castle)
  • Barbi Larkins
  • Liam Lyons
  • Michelle McConnell
  • Chelsea Pakau
  • Tracey Pohio Pratten
  • Scott Thorp
  • Susanne van Tuinen
  • Glen Turner (Studio Three Two Four)

This event is wheelchair accessible.

An opening event is being held on Tuesday 25 June at 5.30pm.

Also, don’t miss the Mata Hou artist talk.

Photo: Untitled work by Michelle McConnell

Dates: Rāapa 26 Pipiri/Wednesday 26 June to Rāapa 3 Hōngongoi/Wednesday 3 July 2019

Time: 10.00am to 4.00pm

Venue: Pūmanawa community gallery, level one, Boys’ High building, the Arts Centre te Matatiki Toi Ora, 28 Worcester Boulevard.


Driving & Parking

The Arts Centre has a limited number of 10 and 30 minute visitor carparks located at Market Square near the corner of Worcester Boulevard and Montreal Street.

Plenty of on-street metered parking is available near the Arts Centre, along with a number of off-street carparks.