I Am / We Are
Friday 29 June – Sunday 19 August
A touring exhibition of artworks spanning the 35 year career of one of New Zealand’s leading figurative painters. The exhibition features works from the artist’s own collection on public display for the first time. The diverse themes explored in the works are drawn together by Brown’s unmistakable painterly style, iconic use of symbolism and text.
Exhibition curated by Jessica Mio and toured by Aigantighe Art Gallery.
Image: Nigel Brown, The Meeting House, 1992. Oil on board. All artworks courtesy of Nigel Brown and Sue McLaughlin.
Sculpture inspired by and made from beach plastic
Friday 29 June – Wednesday 25 July
An exhibition by Taranaki sculptor Claire Jensen who uses waste materials as art media. This current body of work is constructed from plastic marine debris, combined with household and commercial waste plastics.
Jensen explores marine based themes using morphic forms made from salvaged plastics joined and manipulated in experimental ways.
International Collage Exchange
Friday 27 July – Sunday 19 August
Creative Fibre Taranaki
Friday 24 August – Sunday 16 September
Adam Portraiture Award
Friday 21 September – Sunday 14 October
Percy's Place is our boutique art shop featuring high-quality work by local artists.
Open weekdays 10.30am — 3.30pm, and weekends 10.30am – 2.30pm
Welcome to Percy Thomson Gallery
New exhibitions start every three to four weeks, and vary between national, local and regional artists – established and emerging.
Percy Thomson Gallery featured in Lonely Planet New Zealand guidebook (18th Edition)
56 Miranda Street
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