Hands on History

Art Gallery - What\'s On?

The Lakes District Museum and Gallery's special exhibition gallery hosts a variety of excellent quality art and historical exhibitions. Space in the gallery can be booked and is highly sought after.


Thursday 16th March - Sunday 9th April 2017 

Treasures of New Zealand

Tania Jack

Tania Jack is a New Zealand artist, living most of her life near Queenstown in the Wakatipu basin where her ancestors settled as pioneering gold miners 5 generations ago.

Being a keen artist since childhood, Tania has as exhibited works for sale for over 30 years, winning various awards for art and design.

Spending time in the UK, Tania attended further art classes and completed a University degree in Glasgow, and more recently has completed an Honours Diploma in Creative Art in Wellington.

Tania’s artworks have found their way into collections in the USA, UK & Europe and New Zealand.

Tania works full time as an artist and illustrator, also freelance graphic designer.

She welcomes art and illustration commissions, and will create from a choice of oil, acrylic, watercolour & graphite pencil. Illustrations can be created digitally.

For more information visit www.taniajack.co.nz


                                                      Skippers - Tania Jack

                                Keas - Tania Jack

22nd April - 21st May 2017

33rd Annual Arrowtown Autumn Festival Art Exhibition

Ray White Arrowtown and the Lakes District Museum brings the 33rd annual Arrowtown Autumn Festival Art Exhibition to our gallery.

Featuring works in many different media: painting, photography, jewellery, fabric art and more. This is a great opportunity to see works from professional and amateur artists from around Otago and New Zealand.