Burns Memorial Art Exhibition

23 Sep

Free community event /

Part of the inaugural Waitaki Arts Festival. 23 September – 15 October, 10am-4.30pm Weekdays, 1pm-4.30pm Weekends.

Every year since 1984 the Forrester Gallery has hosted this annual exhibition of artworks created by children of the Waitaki District.

“Art is not a luxury. In this day and age, art in all its forms is a pathway back to sanity. I repeat: Art is not a luxury, but a necessity for complete living.”
George Burns

Artwork by Sally Lory – Waitaki Girls’ High School, 2016 Competition Overall Winner (age group 14-18). Image detail: Forrester Gallery.

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