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

Beyond the Grave: Death in Ancient Times

5 May 2018 - 24 February 2019

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SCAPE Public Art 20th anniversary exhibition

19 October - 11 November 2018

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To Ōtautahi With Love art exhibition

2 November - 4 January

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Necessary Traditions Festival by Rekindle

8 November - 17 November 2018

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Relativity and the Structure of Things

8 November - 9 December 2018

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The Arts Centre Mākete

Every Sunday from 11 November

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Space Weather: Impacts on New Zealand

14 November 2018

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Take HeART shared art exhibition

30 November - 2 December 2018

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Leighs Construction Outdoor Cinema

December, January & February

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The ‘It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas’ Mākete

9 December 2018

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Forget Me Not Memorials Trail

5 January – 3 February 2019

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Bread & Circus – World Buskers Festival

10 January - 3 February 2019

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Sunday Guided Heritage Tour

1.30pm every Sunday

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Great Hall Lunchtime Concerts

Last Monday of every month

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The Actor’s Dojo

6.30–8.30pm during school terms

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UC Friday Lunchtime Concerts

Fridays during Uni term

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UC – New Music Central

Monday nights during Uni term

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Hire the Great Hall

Make your next event great

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