Art Blog

Here’s where we’ll share industry ideas, essays and opinion pieces written by leaders in art around Murihiku. We’d love you to contribute. Send us your ideas, or questions you’d like answered and we’ll publish some great reads.


How to: Label Art

A Simple Labelling How to Guide As collections around the nation grow, labelling the items within is of increasing importance. With limited time and resources this task can seem rather overwhelming, however, don’t fret! Reversible and unobtrusive object labelling is fairly fast and simple these days and involves only a couple of inexpensive specialist items […]

Southland – cultural wasteland or hidden gem?

Do we need an organisation that supports and promotes the arts in Murihiku/Southland? Some people may believe that we live in a cultural wasteland. A place on the edge of the earth with wild winds, terrible weather and people with no skill or talent whatsoever. However, I beg to differ. The arts are an integral […]