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Great little gallery

This is a wonderful small gallery, well worth a visit. Was a great show of young people's art some... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
Tracey S
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Intimate gallery with interesting displays.

We visited a fantastic embroidery exhibition during the 'garden festival'. Some amazing pieces of... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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10 Apr 2018
“Great little gallery”
30 Jan 2018
“Beautiful artwork”
Prospero Place | Stratford West, Stratford, New Zealand
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful small gallery, well worth a visit. Was a great show of young people's art some of level 3 NCEA. From photographs, watercolors, mix media, it was all extremely good. The small gift shop was very good, so much to look at,...More

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed January 30, 2018

I enjoyed my visit to this gallery. There are some beautiful art pieces and jewellery. The only issue I had was there were a lot of people visiting and would have loved some service and information from the gentleman sitting at the desk, who showed...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

We visited a fantastic embroidery exhibition during the 'garden festival'. Some amazing pieces of work all thoughtfully displayed. Excellent signage as well. Embroidery is not for everyone but for those with an interest in this craft, it not to be missed. This exhibition is temporary...More

Thank Nakitraveller
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We were in Stratford last Friday and saw that there was a photographic exhibition of photographs by Brian Brake.

Thank 155richard81
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

I came here last week. Though I have only visited once, I love this gallery and can tell it is very well managed. The curator is very kind and friendly.

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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

What a delightful unexpected find! We stopped on a wet day looking for an art fix and discovered this wonderful classy gallery with adjacent art shop and cafe. Great spot to while away some time - and the shop was a fun browse as well....More

Thank nin132
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Small boutique gallery. Some lovely pieces, all for sale. Small shop just opened next door with some pieces specifically chosen by the owner, these will be rotated with other pieces. Of particular fascination to my friend and I was the stained glass section.... Some stunning...More

Thank JanFranklin
Reviewed February 22, 2017

Really enjoyed the opportunity to see the work of a local artist. A lovely little gallery with the exhibits well arranged with information.

Thank Supergranbee
Reviewed January 7, 2017

We were lucky to see the wonderful (NZ artist) Toss Wollaston exhibition at this gallery. The gallery is very community focussed, showing a wide range of significant NZ touring exhibitions as well as local work, including encouraging the local children's art. Its a gem of...More

Thank TKNgaio
Reviewed April 16, 2016

This gallery is tucked away in a back lane opposite the Stratford Clock Tower. It is a bright modern building with a number of rooms within which make up the art gallery. The current exhibition is quite diverse and interesting, featuring differing styles of art...More

Thank Elizabeth D
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