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 September & October 2019

Now showing as the Virtual Tart exhibition:

Peggy Earle in USA and Dale Copeland in New Zealand
have collaborated in putting together an exhibition of assemblage art
in response to some of their favourite quotations.

Percy Thomson Gallery, Stratford

ANGLES OF PERCEPTION - Woven Form - Modern work selected from Professional Weavers of NZ
Weaving Demonstration Sunday 15 Sept 11am and Tuesday17 September 11am.
and ODE TO COLOUR Holly Smith, Henriette Reason and Brenda Cash
Both exhibitions opening September 14, 2019, at 1pm
Exhibitions run until October 6th.
Gallery hours: Monday to Friday 10.00am to 4.00pm, Saturday 10.00 to 1.00pm

Koru on Devon, New Plymouth

Moving On
An exhibition by David le Fleming, Linda McFetrige and Ché/ Rogers
Koru on Devon, 89 Devon St. West.
(Watch for Friday nights at Koru. Open mike poetry ....)

The Collaboration Spring Edition Celebration, New Plymouth

After work drinks and nibbles provided with live acoustic music.
Thursday 5th September , 5 pm - 7 pm
12/14 Devon Street East, New Plymouth
The exhibition will be presenting 13 emerging and established artists.
Including our featured Aspiring Artist from Waitara High School Tewhaia Loveridge.
Our aspiring artist program is kindly sponsored by the Creative Communities grant.
We surround these talented artists with 25 plus small businesses both local creatives, makers, entrepreneurs and NZ businesses.

Aotea Utanganui Museum in Patea

Rarely Seen: Photographs of the Extraordinary
National Geographic International Touring exhibition.
Aotea Utanganui Museum of South Taranaki, 127 Egmont St, Pātea.

Lysaght Watt Gallery in Hawera
Gallery hours: Monday – Friday 10.00am – 4.00pm, Saturday 10.00 – 1.00pm

All the works from this monumental show can now be seen on the Percy Thomson Gallery's website.
If you missed seeing the show at the gallery, you should see this.
Look for "I AM WOMAN" at the top of the front page of www.percythomsongallery.org.nz

Tartists' News
Dale Copeland's exhibition of collages Need and Necessity can now be seen on her own website dalecopeland.co.nz/

Coming Soon - (a new exhibition each month)
(email Dale if you're interested in having an exhibition on the Virtual TART site)


November and DecemberHidden in the Undergrowth
Christine Rodrigues of England
Inspired by 'The word for the world is forest', by Ursula LeGuin


January and February2020 Vision
An open call to artists.
Click here to see details.

September: Upstage

Koru on Devon, New Plymouth
Will be reopening on Devon Street .... at street level this time.
Exciting news.
Contact Fay Looney ( faylooney@xtra.co.nz ) ph 021410030
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Koru on Koru Gallery & Garden
283 Koru Rd, Oakura
Open each weekend 10am - 4pm or by appointment.
New artists welcome to view this free space.
The historic Koru on Koru site offers garden space for sculpture exhibition at no cost to Artist.
Ph. 06 7527807 / 021410030
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