Artists & Groups

From Central Otago

Profiles

Central Otago Regional Choir

Organisation / Group: Central Otago Regional Choir, Rehearsal venue: Anglican Church Hall, Cromwell

The Central Otago Regional Choir is a mixed voice community choir based in the Central Otago Region. It was formed in 2004 as a result of work done by John Buchanan in organising …

OCTA

Organisation / Group: OCTA, Gallery: Old Cromwell Town Art, 71 Melmore Terrace, Old Cromwell Town, Cromwell

OCTA Gallery and Workshop showcases a world class collection of original works on paper by renowned national and international artists. Also featuring are selected paintings, …

Hullabaloo Art Space

Organisation / Group: Hullabaloo Art Space, Gallery: Hullabaloo Art Space, Cromwell Heritage Precinct, Melmore Terrace, Cromwell

Hullabaloo art space is a contemporary art gallery based in the beautiful Cromwell Heritage Precinct on the shores of Lake Dunstan.  Established on 2007, Hullabaloo art space …

  • Rebecca with /central Skinks painting - Acrylic on canvas board

Endemic Gallery

Organisation / Group: Endemic Gallery, Gallery: Endemic Gallery, Endemic Gallery., 108 Scotland Street., Roxburgh.

Rebecca Gilmore - painting and Greg Slui -photography.Rebecca was born in 1968 in Invercargill New Zealand and raised in Otatara surrounded by native bush, birds and the artistic …

Maniototo Arts Centre

Organisation / Group: Maniototo Arts Centre, Gallery: Maniototo Arts Centre, 3 Reade St, Ranfurly

Click HERE to see What's On at the Maniototo Arts Centre

Creative Writers Circle

Organisation / Group: Creative Writers Circle, Alexandra Community House, 14 - 20 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra.

We are a group of writers who meet at 12 noon on the first Thursday of each month (with the exception of January) at the Alexandra Community House, 14 - 20 Centennial Avenue, …

Clyde Theatre Group

Organisation / Group: Clyde Theatre Group, P.O. Box 39, Clyde

Theatre in Clyde has been active since the early 1870s and now known as the Clyde Theatre Group, continues to entertain audiences today. This small team of enthusiasts presents …

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Alexandra Patchwork Group

Organisation / Group: Alexandra Patchwork Group, Alexandra Community House, 14 - 20 Centennial Ave, Alexandra 9320

Creating a variety of patchwork, quilting and craft pieces, eg quilts, wall hangings, bags, table runners, Christmas decorations and more. They meet for the enjoyment of working …

Selah Gallery - En Hakkore

Organisation / Group: Selah Gallery - En Hakkore, Gallery: Selah Gallery, 207 Orangapai Sanatorium Rd, Ranfurly

Selah is a professionally appointed gallery displaying accomplished works sourced from residents and friends of the En Hakkore Christian Community. The art and photography draw …

The Doctors Garage

Organisation / Group: The Doctors Garage, Gallery: The Doctors Garage, 3375 Becks-Lauder Road, RD2 Omakau, Central Otago

The Doctors Garage have created a fun, quirky space for people to explore. Upcycling is our passion and we love to give new life to everyday objects. Here you will find original …

Gilchrists General Store

Organisation / Group: Gilchrists General Store, 3353 Ida Valley-Omakau Rd, Oturehua, 9387

This historic building in the centre of Oturehua town is one of the best known stores in Central Otago. Built in 1899 this store is a rare delight for any nostalgia enthusiast, …

Naseby Information and Craft Centre

Organisation / Group: Naseby Information and Craft Centre, 20 Derwent Street, Naseby

The Naseby Information Centre and Craft Centre located in Naseby’s former Victorian Post Office is the first stop for visitors entering the township. The imposing brick …

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Central Otago Music Tutors

Organisation / Group: Central Otago Music Tutors, Central Otago

This is list of Central Otago music tutors. They welcome new pupils and are all well qualified to teach various forms of music.Alexandra/Clyde Music TutorsCushla Kelly teaches …

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Central Otago Art Society Incorporated

Organisation / Group: Central Otago Art Society Incorporated, Alexandra

The Central Otago Art Society was established in the 70's in Alexandra with a small group of members holding annual exhibitions. The very first exhibition was held at the old …

O Tawhiri Gallery

Organisation / Group: O Tawhiri Gallery, Snow Avenue, Middlemarch.

O Tawhiri Gallery is a small gallery space situated at the Middlemarch train station on Snow Ave. Located at the end (or beginning ) of the Rail Trail and a popular destination …

  • Esther Dexter at Art in the Garden

Alexandra Community Arts Council

Organisation / Group: Alexandra Community Arts Council, C/- 28 Glencarron Street (0.50 mi), Alexandra, New Zealand 9320

ALEXANDRA COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL The Community Arts Council is a group of, usually ten to twelve, enthusiastic volunteers who support the arts within the community. Our …

Eade Gallery

Organisation / Group: Eade Gallery, Gallery: Eade Gallery, 17A Holloway St, Clyde

The Gallery's sole objective is to have a broad selection of regional art, encompassing all mediums. Eade Gallery represents over 30 artists which include painters, jewellers, …

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Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery

Organisation / Group: Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery, Gallery: Russell Henderson Art Gallery, 21 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320

Central Stories is home to the region's largest and most significant art gallery spaces; the largest natural and social history museum as well as a research library and The Good …

  • a page of incantations (2011) - wall sculpture - acrylic paint & varnish on mdf (available for sale) (130 x 78 x 3cm)

Megan Huffadine

12 Miners Terrace, Bannockburn

Bannockburn based artist Megan Huffadine has a BFA in Fine Arts from Canterbury University as well as a BA in Anthropology from Otago University. Megan has many years experience …

Les Riddell

Gallery: Objects Of Art, 71 Melmore Tce., Murrell's Shed, Old Cromwell Town, Cromwell

Les Riddell is a fine jeweller who operates from an historic old stone store in Old Cromwell. There he has a fine display of his work and a fully equipped workshop attached. There …

  • Shades - Acrylic on canvas (90 x 120)

Odelle Morshuis

Gallery: Odelle Morshuis Studio/Gallery/Cellar Door, 128 Cairnmuir Rd, RD 2 Cromwell 9384

Odelle Morshuis has a studio and gallery at her home in Bannockburn. The gallery is also the Cellar door for her family wine, Ceres. Odelle has a B.A. in Art History and Design …

  • winter on clutha - oil on canvas (110cm x 110cm)

Nigel Wilson

Gallery: Home Gallery. Central Galleries Queenstown. Hullabaloo art space Cromwell. Wanaka Fine arts. Moray G, 8D Naylor Street, Clyde

Nigel has been painting full time for 20 years is well regarded for his large expressive and colourful oil paintings of the Otago landscape with gallery representation in …

Natalia Olssen

Gallery: Natalia Olssen Gallery, 4 Lowburn Valley Rd, Cromwell, 9384

Born in the USSR I studied dentistry and worked as a dentist in Khabcrovsk for 27 years.I immigrated to New Zealand to follow my son who had been sent to New Zealand in 2006 to …

Camille Alabaster

Gallery: Camille Alabaster, 30 Killarney Street, Alexandra

Camille Alabaster lives in Alexandra, and explores her environment and further afield to interpret her experiences into her art, whether in sculpture, painting, ceramics or …

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Murray Sheppard

Gallery: Home Gallery, 1 Maddison Lane, Off Waenga Drive, Cromwell

Murray's father owned his own furniture design/ cabinet making business so from an early age Murray was fortunate to spend hours having fun in his fathers workshop. After leaving …

Debbie Malcolm

1 Samson St, Alexandra 9320

Born in Clyde in 1961 I grew up in Alexandra with an enthusiastic interest in art and craft. I worked as a potter for 6 years and began painting in oils in 2002. I endeavour to …

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Denis Kent

50 Ashworth St, Alexandra

I was educated in Dunedin and studied at the Dunedin School of Art. It was under the tutorship of Tom Esplin, that I became interested in oil painting, and have been using this …

  • Trees at Wedderburn - Fine Art Photographic Print

Janyne Fletcher

Gallery: Janyne Fletcher Photographer - Gallery and Workspace - Ranfurly., 7 Charlemont St, Ranfurly, Central Otago

Janyne Fletcher is a creative fine art and landscape photographer from the Maniototo region of Central Otago.  As a photographer she wants to do more than just document a …

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Kathi McLean

37 Newcastle Street, Clyde

I discovered the wonders of clay thirty years ago and since then have enjoyed every aspect of the process. My learning has come from attending workshops, from many and varied …

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Glenn Baty

93 Newcastle Street, Clyde 9330

Glen is a sculptor who loves to use old metal bits and pieces with are often discarded parts from his mechanical workshop. He crafts these components into highly desirable works …

  • High country - Acrylic on canvas (90 X 70cm)

Jenny Chisholm

Gallery: Gallery of Fine Arts, Queenstown. Wanaka Art Centre (by appointment), Star Dust Gallery, 7 Earne Street, Naseby

Jenny spent a number of years living and working overseas, including Australia, England, Vietnam, Malaysia and lastly India. In 2009 she returned to Central Otago and has based …

Maurice Middleditch

Gallery: Aurum Gallery, Corner of Lawrence and Short Streets., RD 2 Bannockburn

Maurice Middleditch is a landscape artist who works in oil and watercolour. His work can be seen in the Canterbury Museum and the Antarctic Visitors Centre at Christchurch …

  • Patearoa Station Cookshop - Soft Pastel (15 x 20)

Julie Greig

Crieve Studio, Maniototo

Julie Greig lives near Patearoa in the Maniototo, Central Otago, New Zealand where she paints from her home studio. Julie is best known for the details, texture and atmosphere in …

  • The Girl with the Black Pearl Earring - Acrylic (100cm x 100cm)

Maxine Williams

1078 Earnscleugh Road, Clyde

Central Otago artist Maxine Williams is a Clyde person, born and bred, she knows her district and its people intimately. Like many here she is passionate about the culture and …

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Eric Schusser

4 Larch Crescent, Alexandra 9320

Photography has fascinated me since I was a boy and watched my father taking photographs and printing in his darkroom. It was a special time of walking and talking together along …

Robert Franklin

Gallery: Fusion Ceramics, 434 Bannockburn Road, RD 2 Cromwell

Robert Franklin Lives and works in Bannockburn, near Cromwell, Central Otago. He was a part-time studio potter for a decade in the 1970’s. “My return to ceramics has …

Sue Noble-Adams

1 Mc Murray Place, Clyde

Sue is a locally based photographer who has lived in Alexandra for over 30 years. Her attention to detail of the iconic images she captures of the region is quite remarkable. …

  • Looking towards the Wairau Valley, Nelson Lakes - oil on canvas (120 x 90)

Jane Whitaker

885 Ranfurly Back Road (Naseby end), Naseby

I would describe my paintings as ‘impressionistic.’  My enduring fascination is with fleeting moments in time – such as a racing shadow over a mountain …

Marie Velenski

Old Cromwell Historic Precinct, Melmore tce, Cromwell

Fused glass jewellery, small framed works and wire work. I have been experimenting with glass fusing since 1999. I am self taught. I locked myself away in the garden shed with my …

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Rachel Hirabayashi

Gallery: Rachel Hirabayashi Gallery, 16 Horace Street, Cromwell

Rachel Hirabayashi works on the surface of the canvas where she tries to intermesh an idea with a recognizable visual form. Layers of pigment and paint act as a filter for her …

Sheena Lassen

213 Scotland Street, Roxburgh

Born and educated in Christchurch Sheena Lassen lived in Palmerston North for ten years then near Culverden in North Canterbury for twenty three. Moved to Roxburgh, Central Otago …

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Dorothy Piper

3748 Fruitlands Roxburgh Road, RD1, Roxburgh, Central Otago 9571

A love of art and painting began in my teens and has continued to this day. Following years of working in a variety of careers I am now able to fulfill my long held desire to …

Jenny Knowles

52 Chapman Road, RD1, Alexandra, Central Otago

Central Otago is home to multi medium artist Jenny Knowles and her husband Danny.Jenny's sculptures and sketches draw inspiration form the rich tapestry of people and environment …

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Marion Mewburn

5 Beaumont Station Road, Millers Flat

I have been potting for 20 years now. In 1996 I started making teapots, first in Waitati, north of Dunedin, then here in Millers Flat. I have had two solo-shows of teapots in …

Richard Parsons

Gallery: Parson's Residence Waikerikeri Valley, 627 Waikerikeri Valley Rd, RD1, Alexandra

Richard Parsons is an artist and farmer from Waikerikeri Valley, Clyde, Central Otago.Richard has been painting for the past 30 years . He achieved 1st place in the Blossom …

Marion VIALADE

10 Success Street, Alexandra, Central Otago, New Zealand

I’m MARION VIALADE, an artist made in France! No Diplomas, no art school, just me, a real self-taught artist. As far as I can remember, I always loved drawing. But being the …

Gail de Jong

Bannockburn

Art has always been the focus of my working life. After attending Art School in Dunedin and gaining a Diploma in Fine Art, I began teaching at Timaru Girls High School. I …

Ross Cowie

5 The Stonestack, Clyde, Central Otago

A lifelong interest in art has been maintained during a busy business career. I specialise mainly in printmaking, being part of a strong school of printmakers emerging from the …

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Jenny Hill

Gallery: Locharburn Studio, 1765 Luggate Cromwell Rd, Cromwell 9383

Jenny Hill is both a mixed media artist and co-owner of Locharburn Wines with her husband Chris, in Central Otago, New Zealand.Combining her interest in photography and textiles, …

Denis Litchfield

22 Bringans St, Alexandra

Denis Litchfield is a gem cutter who specialises in Australian Sapphires and Zircons. He travels each year to his own mining claim in the remote Anakie gem fields of Central …

Beverley Rae Helm

546 Allison Lane, Gimmerburn

My name is Beverley Helm and I am a born and bred Maniototo girl. I have three gorgeous kids who keep me more than busy, when I'm not chasing them around the country side I steal …

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Gretl Barzotto

241 Mc Arthur Rd, Springvale, Central Otago

Gretl Barzotto was raised in Aotearoa New Zealand and spent many years around mountains and lakes in the North and South Islands. Connection to nature in vast open landscapes is …

  • Clearing Storm - Lake Wanaka - Fine Art Photographic Print (800 x 531)

Sisson Gallery Photography

Gallery: 19 Holloway Street, Clyde, 19 Holloway Street, Clyde

Todd & Sarah Sisson are full time professional landscape photographers, based in Alexandra. Todd & Sarah are best known for their distinctive and visually arresting New …

Vivienne Robertson

16 Milford Street, Middlemarch 9067

Viv has always enjoyed being in amongst the hills,snow, tussock horses, cows, sheep and the odd dog.These subjects are what she likes to paint, mostly in oils and sometimes adding …

The Packing Shed

Organisation / Group: The Packing Shed, Gallery: Packing Shed Gallery and Cafe, 68 Boulton Rd, Earnscleugh

Queenstown Arts Centre

Organisation / Group: Queenstown Arts Centre, Gallery: Cloakroom Gallery, 46 Stanley Street, Queenstown

Central Otago Embroiderers Guild

Organisation / Group: Central Otago Embroiderers Guild, First Monday of Month 10am - 3.30pm: Bridge Club Rooms, Sunderland St, Clyde. 3rd Monday of month: 1.30 - 4.00pm: Cromwell Combined Art & Craft Rooms, 44a Inniscort St Cromwell

The Front Room

Organisation / Group: The Front Room, Gallery: The Front Room, 10 Memorial St, Queenstown, New Zealand

Forged and Crafted

Organisation / Group: Forged and Crafted, Gallery: Forged and Crafted, 139 Scotland Street, Roxburgh, Central Otago, New Zealand

Fine Thyme Theatre Company

Organisation / Group: Fine Thyme Theatre Company, PO Box 389, Cromwell, 9342

Alexandra Sewing Circle

Organisation / Group: Alexandra Sewing Circle, Gallery: Supported by Alexandra Community Arts, Alexandra Community House, 14-20 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra

Forfar Road Ltd

Organisation / Group: Forfar Road Ltd, Gallery: Forfar Road Gallery and Collectibles, 110 Scotland Street

The Picture Lounge - NZ Photographers Gallery

Organisation / Group: The Picture Lounge - NZ Photographers Gallery, Gallery: The Picture Lounge - NZ Photographers Gallery, Shop 7, Spencer House, 31 Dunmore St, Wanaka.

Cloakroom Gallery

Organisation / Group: Cloakroom Gallery, Gallery: Cloakroom Gallery, 46 Stanley St, cnr Ballarat st, Queenstown

The Orchard Garden

Organisation / Group: The Orchard Garden, Gallery: The Orchard Garden, 576 Dunstan Road , Clyde

Renee Walden

14 Drake Place, Lake Hawea

Janet Andrews

Gallery: Clay Stuff, 7 Chirnside Terrace, Patearoa

Project Maniototo

1 Charlemont Street, Ranfurly., Maniototo.

Heather Smith

244 Burn Cottage Road, Cromwell

Neil Cowley

1300 fruitlands roxburgh rd., Alexandria 9392

Beverley Robinson

13B Larch Crescent, ALEXANDRA

Showbiz Queenstown

Queenstown

Matthew Hawke

10 Herries Lane, Lake Hayes Estate, Queenstown, 9304

Ben ho

Gallery: Ben Ho & Mary Mai Art Gallery, 51 Alec Robins Road, Lake Hayes, Queenstown

Lawrence Short

Karina Fay

Gallery: Pacificava Art Studio Wanaka, 3 Helwick Street, Wanaka

Gilly Darbey

Poolburn-Moa Creek Road, RD2, Oturehua 9387, Central Otago

Graeme Miller

13 Hazlett Street, Clyde

Judith Brook

27 Donegal Street, Cromwell

Robert Koffie Fugah

Gallery: www.robertfugah.co.nz, 10 BARRY AVE, CROMWELL

Lynne Boulter

109 centennial Avenue, Alexandra 9320

Michael Laws

Gallery: www.themessage.nz, 53 Wishart Crescent, Cromwell

Neil Driver

13 Pyke Street, Clyde

Sue Rutherford

Gallery: Tregaraon Studio, Tregaraon Studio, Lake Hawea

Gilbert van Reenen

Gallery: @ Christofer Robyn Quilts 641 Ballantyne Road, Wanaka, 641 Ballantyne Road, Mt Barker, Wanaka

Sharon McLennan

5 Cherry Grove, Alexandra

DJ Jacko

Clyde, Central Otago.

Deborah Turpen

Rapid 585, State Highway 6, Ripponvale, Cromwell

Les Richardson Jazz

4 Bodkin Road, Alexandra

Sam Flannery

Gallery: Acoustic Guitar, 1270 Ida Valley Omakau Road, RD2 Oturehua, 9387

Stacey Nicholas

Gallery: Bellebird flax design. Cromwell, sugarloaf valley, Cromwell

Anna Robinson

185 Chapman Road, Alexandra

Darren Simmonds

13A Niger Street, Wanaka

Paul Buddle

Gallery: Stephanie Buddle Jewellery Gallery, 272 Burn Cottage Road, Cromwell, (Just out of Cromwell off the Wanaka road SH6 - turn left after passing the Jackson's Orchard shop).

Libby Hamilton

NO.9 Old golf course road, Alexandra, 9320

Vyv Weller

Rapid 544, Dunstan Road, RD 1, Alexandra 9391

Peter Lorimer

Gallery: The Old Hardware Store, Leask St, Omakau

Josephine Hall

75 Russell Street, Alexandra, Central Otago

Jillian Porteous

Rapid 1619, SH8, Tarras/Cromwell Highway.

Mark Wilson

71GE Ballarat Street, Queenstown

Steve Philips

1078 Earnscleugh Road, RD. 1 Alexandra

Shaun Burdon

1619 Tarras-Cromwell Road, Bendigo

Joe Brown

Gallery: Ha, I wish I had one, 136 Brown Road, RD2, Lauder

Peter Byrne

Stephanie Buddle

Gallery: Stephanie Buddle Designer Jewellery Gallery, 272 Burn Cottage Road, Lowburn RD2, Cromwell, Central Otago

David John

Gallery: David John Gallery, 49 Manse Road, Arrowtown. 9302

Audie Wilkinson

Gallery: www.odijewellery.com, 17 robertson court,

Josh Olley

17 Pisa Road, RD3, Cromwell

CROMWELL ART & CRAFT SOCIETY

36 Donegal St Cromwell 9310

Ali Proffit

Gallery: Ali's Jewellery Studio, 65 Mitchell Street (was named Charlemont St West until 2011), Ranfurly, 9332

Prue Miller

117 Hazlett St, Clyde 9330

Nancy Wouters

31 Sunderland St, Clyde

Vauna Turner

Dalmuir Road, RD2 Ettrick, Roxburgh

Sonja Carnier

8 Elisabeth Place, Kelvin Heights, Queenstown

Lynley Brownridge

Alexandra 9320, Central Otago, New Zealand

Leigh Finch

Tristin Weastell

70 Kennels Lane, Maungawera RD 2 Wanaka

Tim Hawkins

Gallery: The Grey Woolshed., 328 Cairnmuir Rd, Bannockburn

Sue Bartlett

Gallery: Mojo Back, Unit 4A, 80 Ballantyne Rd, Wanaka

Sue Philip

Rocky Point Pottery

R D 3, Cromwell, 12km from Cromwell, SHWY 8

Ngaire Mulholland

Gallery: Busy Hands, 32 Bute St, Ranfurly

Sonia Keogh

Gallery: toi o tahuna (Queenstown) and Gallery 33 (Wanaka), - Sculpts and lives in Alexandra, Central Otago.

Old Doctor's Residence

The Old Doctor's Residence, 58 Derwent Street, Naseby

Denise McGirr

Gallery: The Hobbit, 31 Derwent St, Naseby

Jamie Richards

21 Orchard St, Clyde

Lynne Wilson

93 Molyneux Ave, Cromwell

Abigail Rose

61 marina drive, Frankton

Bellamys Gallery

Loop Road, St Bathans

Bec Stamers-Smith