Central Otago District Arts Trust

Central Otago District Arts Trust - Eric Schusser's Arts Gold winning photo.

Eric Schusser's Arts Gold winning photo.

Central Otago District Arts Trust - Judges Felicity Milburn and Jamie Hanton with $5,000 Art Excellence Award winner Max Bellamy's work.

Judges Felicity Milburn and Jamie Hanton with $5,000 Art Excellence Award winner Max Bellamy's work.

Central Otago District Arts Trust - 'Fetish' by Megan Huffadine

'Fetish' by Megan Huffadine

Central Otago District Arts Trust - Hullabaloo opening at Central Stories

Hullabaloo opening at Central Stories

Central Otago District Arts Trust - Bad points of wearing a crown by Marion Mewburn

Bad points of wearing a crown by Marion Mewburn

Central Otago District Arts Trust - Students in Jim Robbie's studio

Students in Jim Robbie's studio

Central Otago District Arts Trust - Clyde Theatre Group, "William Tell."

Clyde Theatre Group, "William Tell."

Central Otago District Arts Trust - Les Riddell jewellery

Les Riddell jewellery

This site is dedicated to Central Otago Arts. We have built an arts community that showcases and profiles the amazing work of our Central Otago artists. Here, you’ll find painters, sculptors, ceramic artists and photographers, fashion designers, woodcarvers and furniture makers, metal workers and jewellers. We also promote performance artists music and dance groups, film and theatre, along with the literary arts.

If you are wondering ‘What’s On’ in Central Otago we have an exciting list of activities on the Central Otago events calendar. There, you can easily find Central Otago entertainment, bands, music, performance, exhibitions, fashion shows, workshops and more.

View and enjoy the art works featured on our website and perhaps you too will be inspired to come to ‘Central’ to experience its magnificent clear days and inspirational landscape... maybe cycle along the Central Otago Rail Trail or visit local wineries to try a glass or two of the world renowned Central Otago pinot noir... sample the freshest produce and the famous Central Otago stone and pip fruits.

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Odelle Morshuis

Odelle Morshuis has a studio and gallery at her home in Bannockburn. The gallery is also the Cellar …

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Upcoming Events

What's about to happen

Central Cinema - Coming up

Tue, 30 August 2016 - Fri, 30 September 2016

Central Cinema - Coming up

To see the best films in our cosy cinema in central Alexandra go to www.centralcinema.co.nz

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New News

What's been happening

Ira Mitchell-Kirk takes out the Viewers' Choice Award!

The organisers of the Arts Gold Awards 2016 would like to congratulate Ira Mitchell-Kirk for …

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