Waitaki Arts Festival: Burns Memorial Art Exhibition

Free community event / Forrester Gallery, Ōamaru / SATURDAY 18 SEPTEMBER - MONDAY 25 OCTOBER: TUESDAY - FRIDAY 10AM-4PM; WEEKENDS 1.30PM-4PM

THE FORRESTER GALLERY’S MOST POPULAR EXHIBITION OF THE YEAR!

Named after Ōamaru journalist George Burns (1903-1970). This exhibition celebrates the creativity and imagination of children and youth in the Waitaki.

Including a Creation Station – learn about and make a zine. Pronounced ‘zeen’, a zine is a small artistic handmade book. Make one in the gallery creation station and enter our competition. Share your ideas, thoughts, passions and expression. Anybody can make them about anything! Competition details available at the Forrester Gallery.

“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 Iverson Wylie-Taukolo, 2020, St Joseph’s School.

FORRESTER GALLERY
THAMES ST, ŌAMARU

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