Fantasie: Harp and Violin Monday 19 July 7.30 – 8.45pm at Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery

Cathy Irons and Helen Webby weave together the sounds of two very beautiful string instruments – the violin and concert harp, in a programme featuring an array of music from French and German co…

Aperture The Life and Work of Ans Westra Sunday 25th July 7.30pm at Central Stories

Actor and director Martine Baanvinger, who wrote and starred in the award-winning play Solitude, returns in this creative and innovative one-woman play about Ans Westra, a NZ Arts Foundation Icon phot…

Matariki Celebration at Pioneer Park
Matariki Celebration

On Saturday morning, a hardy band of children and adults braved the sub-zero temperatures to celebrate Matariki in Pioneer Park behind the Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery. There were many educa…

Arts Gold Awards 2021 Cancellation

Arts Gold Awards 2021 Cancellation It is with much regret and sadness that this prestigious nationwide arts competition has had to be cancelled for 2021.  We fully expect that it will be reschedu…

Matariki Activity at Central Stories Museum & Art Gallery ON NOW until 11 July 2021

Matariki activity at Central Stories Museum & Art Gallery.  Come down and pick a star and write or draw a wish for the coming year Hiwa-I-te-Rangi is the star connected with granting our wishes an…

LAST WEEK A Musters of Artists 15 May – 27 June. Works by a selection of notable artists from the Central Otago region

An exhibition featuring the works of twelve Central Otago Artists will open in the Henderson Gallery at Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery, Alexandra during May and June. The “A Muster of Artists”…

Denis Kent Retrospective
Denis Kent Retrospective Exhibition Book

Some great news, most of you will know that the Denis Kent Retrospective exhibition at Central Stories in September/ October of this year was very successful. Because of this we decided to design and …

Matt Joe Gow NZ Tour Central Stories Museum SATURDAY, 5 JUNE 2021 at 19:00

Join Matt Joe Gow for his first show in Alexandra as part of his final New Zealand tour before heading back across the Tasman to finish his new album. From Day On The Green festival to boutique Americ…

NZQA Top Art Exhibition 7th – 15th April

The Central Otago District Arts Trust are bringing TOP ART to Alexandra, Central Otago again this year. Top Art is an annual touring exhibition featuring a selection of the NCEA Level 3 portfolios tha…

INDIGO Saturday 3rd April to Sunday 2nd May

Henderson Gallery- Central Stories Museum & Art Gallery Open Monday to Saturday’s 10am to 4pm Sunday’s 11am to 2pm Indigo is an artist led, informal and fluid collaborationof nine artists who moun…