Ben Pearce: Life Will Go On Long After Money | 9 December 2017 – 25 March 2018 | Sculptor Ben Pearce installs a large-scale work in the gallery. Based on the true story of a man who built himself a get-away on the boulder bank of Nelson’s inlet, Pearce’s sculpture is a fascinating revisit of the event in which Ben himself played a surprising role.
EAST 2018 Call for Entries | Entries are now open for EAST 2018 a biennial exhibition presented by Hastings City Art Gallery celebrating the Hawke’s Bay arts sector. The approach to this iconic exhibition is changing for 2018, with a more tightly focussed curatorial approach and the opportunity for stronger engagement with a smaller group of artists. Entries close: 30th January 2018
Paratene Matchitt: Hui | 9 December 2017 - 18 March 2018 | Paratene Matchitt is one of New Zealand’s most prominent senior artists. Matchitt’s 60-year career has seen his work in most public art gallery collections in this country. The gallery is thrilled to present new work in ‘HUI’ Matchitt’s first major exhibition in three years.