CSO: Spring Season

Orchestral Scale

The Christchurch Symphony Orchestra brings power and passion to spring with a stunning line-up of concerts.

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Art Supplies

Full steam ahead!

Cityscape curates some stunning artworks from around the city that are designed to bring any space to life.

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CoCA: Paemanu: Ka Nohoaka Toi

Ngāi Tahu Artists in Residence

Ngāi Tahu artists take centre stage in CoCA’s exhibition, Paemanu: Ka Nohoaka Toi ‒ Ngāi Tahu Artists in Residence.

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Changing Tune

The Truth and Other People

A new name and sound have made Christchurch rock band Decades the Kiwi band to watch.

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Arts & Culture

Sydney-based Australian artist Numskull’s word mural I always knew you would come back is the winning phrase in a competition that set out to capture ...

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The vertiginous Diminish and Ascend has previously drawn great attention at Sculpture by the Sea, Sydney, and Sculpture on the Gulf on Waiheke Island....

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Chamber Music New Zealand

Classical Music

Chamber Music New Zealand's local 2017 season ends with a bang.

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Consisting of 10 modular objects that read and function both as trees and as houses, Julia Morison’s Tree Houses for Swamp Dwellers can be engaged wit...

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An iconic city timeline, Auckland-based artist Anton Parsons’ Passing Time features twisting boxes depicting each year between 1906 (the foundation ye...

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British artist Antony Gormley’s STAY, was installed in two parts. The first figure, as part of SCAPE 8 New Intimacies, was installed mid-current in Ch...

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Christchurch artist Sam Harrison is a leading proponent of contemporary figuration and is well known for his observant, emotionally resonant sculpture...

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New Zealand’s largest public sculpture, Fanfare by Neil Dawson, is a permanent landmark which can be seen standing tall over the Canterbury Plains at ...

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CoCA

Gallery

CoCA is a space for new art and new experiences.

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bon voyage, thought to be the longest mural in New Zealand, is visible both to locals and train-line passengers as they enter and depart Christchurch....

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Bay of Plenty artist Owen Dippie’s depiction of a graceful ballerina was the final piece in Christchurch’s first street art festival, RISE. It’s locat...

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The NZSO makes two big stops in Christchurch in spring as part of a busy programme in their 70th year.

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One of New Zealand’s foremost painters, Judy Millar’s work has garnered critical acclaim both locally and internationally – including representing New...

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The Christchurch Symphony Orchestra brings passion and life to spring.

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The Central

Gallery

The Central offers a beautiful and welcoming space that brings people and art together.

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STAY, by British artist Antony Gormley was installed in two parts. The second installation, completing the artwork, was installed in the Northern Quad...

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Based on the act of giving and the positive symbolism of light, Mischa Kuball’s Solidarity Grid was commissioned by the Christchurch City Council and ...

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Regan Gentry’s Flour Power was the first new public sculpture commissioned by the Christchurch City Council’s Public Art Advisory Group. Funding for t...

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Nucleus, 2006 – Phil Price

SCAPE Public Art

Unveiled on 29 September 2006, and gifted formally to the city at the duration of SCAPE 2006, the 9m high Nucleus brings an impressive presence to the...

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Under Construction – Chaos and Order was developed by Melbourne-based artist Peter Atkins for SCAPE 8 New Intimacies. Primarily serial abstract painti...

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