Monday, July 13, 2015

A new piece of public art is telling the story of an important local animal.

The life-size sea lion sculpture commemorates the return of New Zealand sea lions to the mainland after more than 150 years.

And it's hoped it'll help raise the public profile of the endangered species.


Wednesday, April 22, 2015
New street art murals added to cityscape.

A couple of new street art murals are being added to Dunedin's cityscape.


Thursday, March 26, 2015
Bayfield shows off artistic talent

The artistic creativity of a group of Dunedin high school students is being shown to the public.

Bayfield High School's art department is holding its annual exhibition of student work.

And those running the show say it's a glimpse into what's going on inside the minds of senior pupils.


Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Artistic talent on display

The artistic genius of some Dunedin residents is on display through an annual exhibition.

It's being run by Artsenta, which brings together dozens of talented locals within the mental health community.

And the public exhibition seems to be paying off in more ways than one.


Monday, November 24, 2014
West Harbour schools prepare for annual art week parade

Port Chalmers is a flurry of activity, as West Harbour schools prepare for their annual art week parade.

Children of all ages are set to bring to life this year's theme "Guardians of Otago Harbour".

And they're getting help from an artist in residence.


Wednesday, October 2, 2013
New art exhibition brings new and stunning photography to Dunedin

A new art exhibition has brought some new and quite stunning photography to Dunedin.

Highly respected American photographer Gregory Crewdson's work captures a staged photo much like a Hollywood film set.

And with a full production crew working for each photo, the work aims to capture a dark side to contemporary America.


Tuesday, September 17, 2013
25th annual Art week open

The 25th annual Otago University Students Association Art week opened its exhibition last night.

The exhibition gives first time artists an opportunity to showcase their works, as well as make some extra income while undertaking their studies.


Thursday, September 5, 2013
New exhibition of recognised works

A new exhibition is in full swing at The Dunedin School of Art.

Ka Honoka is a collection of work by graduate students who are both nationally and internationally recognised.


Tuesday, August 27, 2013
An unholy alliance explored

The Dunedin School of Art's annual symposium has gathered momentum throughout its five year history.

What started off as a local event has grown to attract national and international interest.

And this year's theme explores a relationship with art which is generally considered to be 'an unholy alliance'.


Wednesday, August 21, 2013
New General Manager relishing the opportunity

A mixture of 'love' and 'chance' combined to bring the Fortune Theatre's new General Manager to Dunedin.

And Jennifer Thomson is relishing the opportunity to work in the world of professional theatre.


Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Photography exhibition attracting attention

Developing an eye for detail and a passion for capturing those special moments is what Aoraki Polytechnic Photography students have been working towards all year.

An exhibition showcasing their work is on at the moment, and some of the images seem to be attracting a lot of attention.


Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Liz Rowe

Wednesday, September 1, 2010
Caren Florence

This years' recipient of the Printer in Residence at the University of Otago's Central Library is Caren Florence.


Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Olav Nielson

Artist and Printmaker Olav Nielson has been exhibiting his extraordinary work for over ten years.


Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Joe Worley

Artist Joe Worley is currently exhibiting at the Blue Oyster Gallery with his work entitled 'Bewildering Sculpture'.