Pūmanawa

Artists and creative organisations are encouraged to book our new community exhibition space in the fully restored Boys’ High building on Worcester Boulevard.

Pūmanawa can be hired on a weekly basis. Visit our hire page for details.

Image gallery of the 116sqm space that can be hired on a weekly basis by artists, photographers, designers and other creative organisations at a cost of $300 plus GST.

Offering the space to artists, photographers, designers and other creative organisations at an affordable rate perfectly aligns with the Arts Centre’s goal of fostering arts, culture, education and creative industries in the heart of Christchurch.

Pūmanawa is located upstairs in the Boys’ High building on Worcester Boulevard, an historic building that is home to a growing number of independent, boutique retailers along with the Christchurch i-SITE Visitor Information Centre.

 

Upcoming Events

The Arts Centre Mākete

Every Sunday

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Tī kōuka string-making classes

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays

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Posh Porridge pop-ups

Every Wednesday

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Resourceful skills workshops

Throughout the year

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School of Music Friday Lunchtime Concert Series

Every university term Friday

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Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series

25 February - 25 November 2019

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Neil Dawson: Clouds and Feathers

8 March - 7 April 2019

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Michael Endres Fundraising Concert

24 March 2019

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New Music Central – The Court Jesters

25 March 2019

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New Music Central – David McGregor

1 April 2019

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Fantastic Feasts

6 April 2019 - 23 February 2020

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Rosa Morte by Uncle Harold

6 - 30 April 2019

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Can elephants be people too?

8 April 2019

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Easter Mākete

14 April 2019

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Two Productions Theatre Holiday Programme

15 - 17 April

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New Music Central – Multi-channel Acousmatic Music

6 May 2019

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School of Art building open day

12 May 2019

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New Music Central – Menotti’s “The Old Maid & the Thief”

20 May 2019

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New Music Central – Gayle Blankenburg (USA)

27 May 2019

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Matariki 2019

25 Pipiri June - 7 Hōngongoi July 2019

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