Hidden Realms
Archetypal images
in contemporary art

13 December – 19 January, 2020
Gallery talks on Saturday 14 December
10am: Dr Graeme Welch, 1pm: Ingrid Vercammen

Curated by Donna Willard-Moore

Hidden Realms  is about the systems of thinking we live inside.  Some would call it culture or styles. Various histories and philosophies name and explain these styles and thinking structures; but you can often find longer threads linking to ancient history.

You can recognise the process of forming and passing ideas in literature and arts.  These cultures shape choices about our lives based on limiting or expanding the possibilities open to us at a given time. 



Wharehoka Smith, Andrew Bellringer, Kenzie Bellringer

24 January – 16 February, 2020


Remembering Rodin 
Toured by Te Papa Tongarewa, Museum of New Zealand

21 February – 26 April, 2020

State of the Arts
Curated by Rhonda Bunyan

21 February – 26 April, 2020:  Gallery 1

Engram: Memory Trace
Rhonda Bunyan

21 February – 26 April, 2020: Gallery 2


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Open weekdays 10.30am — 3.30pm, and weekends 10.30am – 2.30pm

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Welcome to Percy Thomson Gallery

Percy Thomson Gallery is Stratford's public art gallery and was opened in June 2002.

The gallery has developed and grown over the years, now receiving national recognition as a thriving and diverse exhibition space catering for all age groups and interests and involving the community at large.

New exhibitions start every three to four weeks, and vary between national, local and regional artists – established and emerging.



Percy Thomson Gallery
Prospero Place
56 Miranda Street

Telephone & Email

06 765 0917 

Gallery Director

Rhonda Bunyan

Opening hours

10.30am – 4.00pm weekdays 
10.30am – 3.00pm weekends 

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, 
New Years Day, Good Friday, 
Easter Sunday, Anzac Day 
and between exhibitions


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