Arts , Music & Nature Centre - Canterbury
The Nut Point Centre’s Gallery
Solo Exhibitions .Art Collections .The Annual art Event
The Nut Point was founded in October 2003 as an art Studio/Gallery by the Clay Sculptor John Allan.
The Centre is today hosting:
-An Annual Art Event
Since 2005 the Centre is organising and hosting
The tradition started as an initiative around a small group of local artists in The West Melton Area at Selwyn District South Island New Zealand.
In just a few years, it has grown to a wider area and variety of artists, including some overseas exhibitors.
The aim is to promote and expose emerging artists alongside established ones .
So far , the following Guest Artist took part in this annual event.
2005 Inaugural Group Exhibition.
2006’s Peter Caley-Geraldine ,
2007’s Clark Esplin-Christchurch,
2008’s Ed Labadie-Oregon USA,
2009’s Richard Bolton-Geraldine ,
2010’s Tim Wilson-Auckland,
2011’s Ivan Clarke-Queenstown,
2012’s Alvin Pankhurst-Auckland,
2013’s Richard McWhannell-Auckland,
2014 Celebrating 150 of West Melton ,
2015 Personal Journeys by selected NZ Artists,
2016 12th Annual Art Event -Artist Fiends
2017 13th Annual Art Event -Artist Fiends
-For details about the above exhibitions and the other solo ones ,have a look at the relevant events pages