Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu has an extensive gift shop with ideas for all age groups and interests. You can definitely find a present for the hard to please family member. For a younger audience the children’s programme engages kids with activities centred around finding objects and art installations. Art becomes a hide and seek keeping active minds interested and engrossed in the gallery exhibits.
The striking glass facade is striking as is the extensive local collection of contemporary New Zealand art. Exhibitions are regularly rotated reflecting the seasons, interests and available international circuiting collections.