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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Great Hall Lunchtime Concert Series

25 February - 25 November 2019

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Fantastic Feasts

6 April 2019 - 23 February 2020

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The Arts Centre & University of Canterbury concert series

11 August, 23 September & 13 October 2019

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Fantastic Feasts Poetry Competition

12 August to 27 September 2019

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Index by Martin Poppelwell

30 August - 29 September 2019

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HIVE

6 - 21 September 2019

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The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet

23 September 2019

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A Night with Nick Dow

26 September 2019

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Spring school holiday fun

30 September - 13 October 2019

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Bunsen colouring competition

30 September - 13 October 2019

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Forget Me Not Memorial Trail

30 September - 13 October 2019

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Holiday fun zone: Games, bubbles & keys

30 September - 13 October 2019

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Illustrating Ernest

30 September - 13 October 2019

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Resourceful skill workshops for tamariki

30 September - 13 October 2019

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Drypoint printmaking workshops

30 September - 10 October 2019

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Three-day musical theatre workshop

30 September - 2 October 2019

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Georg Ludwig – Light Compositions

30 September - 6 October 2019

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Three-day spring dance & choreographic lab

1 - 3 October 2019

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Watercolour creatures workshop

1 & 3 October 2019

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