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Waimumu exhibition popular

Over a decade ago, an artist looking for a place to exhibit decided to take matters into her own hands. Now she oversees an event...

Musical father and daughter both finalists

Two homegrown talents are finalists for the 40th MLT Songwriting Award, which will be held in Gore in June. The award showcases unrecorded country songs...

Leftover piping leads to ‘Piper’ the PVC pooch

A Tapanui artist has brought her pipe dream to life after 80 hours of hard work. Kirstie Savigny, who sculpts animals using PVC pipe, created...

Shakespeare celebrated

Menzies College pupils donned Elizabethan costumes to celebrate Shakespeare last week. Teacher Lucy McKelvie said the Shakespearean feast was a positive way for pupils to...

Fomission comes to Gore

A flight to Wellington is no longer necessary to have a brush with the works of a major New Zealand painter. A collection of Tony...

Turned out all right on the night

After selling just five tickets before opening night on Friday, the West Otago Taste of Art exhibition committee members were not confident of a...

Visiting artist brightens outlook

Would you enjoy seeing a brightly coloured mural splashed across your wall? According to Japanese artist Koryu Aoshima, many New Zealanders would answer "yes." Attitudes to...

Catlins River Boy albums to be reissued as CDs

Albums made by band the Catlins River Boys about 60 years ago will be released as CDs. The CDs will be launched next Thursday at...

Wide appeal in works for annual southern show

The annual Southern District Arts Trust "Edge of the World" art exhibition is set to furnish conversations as well as walls. Publicity officer Lianne Andrews...

Photography club’s first exhibition staged at Croydon

The Gore Camera Club held its first photography exhibition at the Croydon Aviation Heritage Centre last week . Club secretary Alison Moore said members were...
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