Tūranga Exhibitions

Tūranga Exhibitions

Find out about the current exhibitions at Tūranga, and what's coming up.

Te Pito Huarewa / Southbase Gallery located on Tuakiri | Identity, Level 2 houses exhibitions that reflect the cultural identity and history of Christchurch and Canterbury.

Drawing connections - Exploring the architecture of Cecil Wood

Te Pito Huarewa / Southbase Gallery 9 March to 19 May 2024

This exhibition uses the architectural drawings of Cecil Wood to explore the cultural and historical context of Ōtautahi's built environment.

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Drawing connections: Exploring Cecil Wood's architecture, part of a series

An exhibition using the architectural drawings of Cecil Wood to explore the cultural and historical context of Ōtautahi's built environment.

Tūranga Creative Studio: Make Your Own Laser Etching (14+)

May 5th | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Make an etching based on your sketch from the Cecil Wood sketch tour. Bookings required, cost $9.02 including booking fee.

Tūranga Sketch Tour: a Focus on Cecil Wood - 14+ years

May 5th | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Explore one of Christchurch’s most influential early 20th century architects, Cecil Wood. Bookings required, $5.85 including booking fee.

Architecture by Cecil Wood

Worcester Chambers, Worcester Street. Exterior of the Worcester Chambers, designed by Cecil Wood, at 69 Worcester Street. Harley Chambers is visible on the right hand side. Rosemary Spiewak collection. CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. CCL-DW-59651
Worcester Chambers, Worcester Street. Exterior of the Worcester Chambers, designed by Cecil Wood, at 69 Worcester Street. Harley Chambers is visible on the right hand side. Rosemary Spiewak collection. CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. CCL-DW-59651

Public Trust building. 20 December 2020. CC BY-NC-SA 4.0. CCL-DW-131551
Public Trust building. 20 December 2020. CC BY-NC-SA 4.0. CCL-DW-131551

Digital Exhibitions

Visit Tūranga and other libraries to see regular exhibitions of heritage images from Canterbury Stories - and see them online too.
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