Arts Gold National Awards 2021

ARTS GOLD AWARDS 2021 The Arts Gold Awards Central Otago aims to seek and celebrate the finest artisans this country has to offer. The awards are open to all New Zealand citizens or permanent resid…

100 WOMEN, 100 WORDS…INFINITE POSSIBILITIES 01 – 28 MARCH 2021

“I AM ENGINEER.I AM PUNK ROCK.I AM LOVER.I AM WAHINE.”SARAH WILLIAMSON What does a scientist look like? Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery’s newest exhibition 100 women, 100 words..…

Waitangi Day Car Fest
Car show

Come down to Pioneer Park and see our car show and ‘we drove here’ exhibition at Central Stories Museum & Art Gallery

“We Drove Here” 6 February to 28 March 2021

“We Drove Here” is something new for Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery in Alexandra. This exhibition was curated by guest curator Michael Findlay who worked with the Hocken Library Collect…

Denis Kent Retrospective
Denis Kent Retrospective Exhibition Book

Denis Kent 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.…

Grahame Sydney to lead Photographic Exhibition Artists Talk

Title: Thursday’s Child Grahame Sydney one of New Zealand’s significant and enduring artists, will join forces with Annemarie Hope-Cross and Eric Schusser for an artists’ talk which is part o…

Fiona Pears and Connor Hartley-Hall, Thursday 4th Feb at 7.30pm

Fiona Pears and Connor Hartley-Hall, Arts On Tour South Of France Music made famous by legendary guitarist Django Reinhardt and French vvirtuoso violinist Stéphane Grappelli, A mix of fiery Gyp…

Rainy Day/Any Day Things to do at the Museum and Art Gallery

Come out of the rain and visit our Museum and Art Gallery. Colouring in and scavenger hunt for the kids. Free wifi and comfortable sofa’s to relax and read. Two Exhibitions to look at and…

Alexandra Summer Markets
Alexandra Summer Markets

Location: Pioneer Park, just outside Central Stories Museum and Art GalleryDates: End of November 2020 – Waitangi Weekend 2021 @ 10am The Alexandra Summer Markets are on every Saturday in Pione…

Photographic Exhibition and Book Launch Thursday’s Child

Artists: Annemarie Hope-Cross & Eric Schusser Location: The Russell Henderson Gallery Central Stories Museum & Art Gallery, Alexandra Dates: 18 December 2020 – 31 January 2021 Open: M…