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Artist Jeffrey Harris with painting

Jeffrey Harris, artist working on the Banks Peninsula, sat in a window with one of his oil on hardwood paintings of two people in a rural setting.

Date 1976-10-09
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Fundraising for art student Marian Maguire

Sue Cooke and Stephen Gleeson selling art work from a cart to raise funds for their friend and fellow artist Marian Maguire to study at the Tamarind Institute of Lithography in New Mexico.

Date 1986-11-07
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Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

John and David Fisher

John Fisher with father, David Fisher, of H. Fisher and Son art dealers at 691 Colombo Street.

Date 1991-09-11
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Collection 1991 Christchurch Star photographs

Models of steel sculpture and marble statue

A model of Richard McIlroy's steel sculpture (left) and of Mark Whyte's modelled marble statue, commissioned by the Department of Justice for the Christchurch law courts complex. McIlroy's to be...

Date 1988-03-10
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Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Trash-into-Art display

"A sculpture made from timber offcuts for a "Trash-into-Art" display at the Christchurch Arts Centre. Pictured are, from left, Sinead O'Hanlon, Maria O'Connell, Fiona O'Hanlon, Taryn Newton, Kirstie...

Date 1985-05-22
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Llew Summers sculpture at Manse Place

Statue by sculptor, Llew Summers, outside the Waimairi District Council flats in Manse Place, Redwood.

Date 1985-03-07
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Neil Dawson sculpture

Sculpture by Neil Dawson used as part of street theatre in Christchurch.

Date 1983-06-18
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Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Morgan Jones with art installation

"Art installation entitled "300 Steps" at Mount Gay in South Canterbury by sculptor, Morgan Jones."

Date 1982-12-04
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Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Janice Barnett and Neil Dawson sculpture

Janice Barnett, 20, receptionist at the Arts Centre, with Neil Dawson sculpture suspended above the northern quadrangle at the Christchurch Arts Centre.

Date 1981-04-10
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Falling Fence by Rosemary Johnson

"Rosemary Johnson with her art installation, "Falling Fence" in the quadrangle of the Arts Centre. The installation is part of Anzart, an international arts festival at the Arts Centre."

Date 1981-08-18
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Lockdown activities

Be inspired by some activities captured in our digital heritage collection that you could attempt with your bubble during our Lockdown.

Big Apple ice rink mountain mural

Painter, Dave Blyth, with the Swiss mountain mural he is painting on carpet to reduce echoes at the Big Apple ice rink ahead of its opening on Brougham Street in Opawa.

Date 1985-04-04
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Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Hornby High School, Robert Muldoon masks

Pupils from a third form art class at Hornby High School wearing papier-mache masks of Robert Muldoon, Prime Minister of New Zealand. From left, Diane McIIwrick, Angela Sweeney, Jason Radonovich...

Date 1983-11-14
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Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Artist Michael Armstrong with art and sewing machine

Michael Armstrong, artist, in his studio on Idris Road with a piece of his artwork and a sewing machine.

Date 1983-10-13
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Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Shelter by Morgan Jones

Shelter, an art installation by Ashburton artist, Morgan Jones, at the Arts Centre near the entrance to the Court Theatre. The installation is part of Anzart, an international arts festival at the...

Date 1981-08-18
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Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Art at Christchurch Teachers College

Sculpture work for the grounds surrounding newly constructed buildings by Rosemary Johnson at the Christchurch Teachers College, Ilam.

Date 1980-04-09
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Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Llew Summers sculpture on the lawn outside Christchurch Town Hall

Sculpture by Llew Summers on the lawn outside the Christchurch Town Hall as part of the Christchurch Arts Festival. Pictured is Trent Logan, 3, with his mother Ms Cornwell.

Date 1980-03-11
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Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Peace by Llew Summers

Peace, a sculpture by Llew Summers being moved from the quadrangle of the Arts Centre.

Date 1977-03-31
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Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch Star photographs