GALLERIES

 

Eastern Southland Gallery

Nicknamed the ‘Goreggenheim’ by Saatchi & Saatchi boss Kevin Roberts, the Eastern Southland Gallery is a public art museum, situated within the arts & heritage precinct. 

It features the remarkable and internationally renowned John Money Collection, which includes paintings by Rita Angus and Theo Schoon (NZ), Lowell Nesbitt (USA), Bambarra, Dogon and Baga carvings from West Africa, and paintings and carvings from Elcho Island (Australia).  The Gallery is also home to one of the largest holdings of works by major New Zealand contemporary artist Ralph Hotere and presents a vibrant annual programme of temporary exhibitions.

Location: 14 Hokonui Drive, Gore, (by the clock tower)
Open Hours: Monday to Friday - 10am to 4.30pm. Weekends & Public Holidays - 1pm to 4pm 
                       Closed Christmas and Boxing Days, New Years Day & Good Friday
Contact: PO Box 305, Gore - Ph 03 2089907 - Email - jgeddes@goredc.govt.nz