You'll soon be seeing our brochures and maps out and about and around Sydenham. Grab yourself a map and get familiar with what's taking place on the night!

  Something wonderful this way comes! First Thursdays Christchurch invites you to ABRACADABRA - join us for a magical night of free arts and entertainment. Combining art, exhibitions, music, markets and more - we invite you to explore and be enchanted by Sydenham. Art galleries and shops at The Colombo and throughout Sydenham will be open late, as well as numerous pop up exhibitions featuring work by local and national artists. With ABRACADABRA as our theme, come and be whisked away for the night by fae folk, installations and artistic acts of alchemy and transformation! There’s something for everyone! We’ll be posting more about what to expect in the lead up to the event. Keep an eye on our blog or facebook page for details.  

 

Something wonderful this way comes! First Thursdays Christchurch invites you to ABRACADABRA - join us for a magical night of free arts and entertainment. Combining art, exhibitions, music, markets and more - we invite you to explore and be enchanted by Sydenham.

Art galleries and shops at The Colombo and throughout Sydenham will be open late, as well as numerous pop up exhibitions featuring work by local and national artists. With ABRACADABRA as our theme, come and be whisked away for the night by fae folk, installations and artistic acts of alchemy and transformation! There’s something for everyone!

We’ll be posting more about what to expect in the lead up to the event. Keep an eye on our blog or facebook page for details.

 

COMING UP - ABRACADABRA

Our next event will be taking place in winter 2016. 

ABRACADABRA will invite artists and local businesses to channel magic, alchemy and illusion to brighten up mid-winter.

Come and get enchanted by Sydenham and the arts!

 

 

 

DECEMBER 2015 - WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE

Thursday 3rd December 2015 - Sydenham - 5:00-9:00pm

 

 

WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE Brochure

 

 

JUNE 2015 - PAPER SCISSORS, ROCK 'N ROLL

First Thursdays Christchurch "Lost In Space", February 2015. Video produced by - In The Loop, Christchurch.  http://www.loopchch.net/


Who We Are

Curator: Audrey Baldwin

Curator: Audrey Baldwin

The Social

The Social a collective of artists engaged in a practice of interactive and site specific works. The Social aims to create opportunities for artists, encourage public engagement with contemporary art and create conversations and connections between artists, the public and the city at large. 

Event Manager: Warren Feeney

Event Manager: Warren Feeney

Arts Voice Christchurch

Arts Voice Christchurch is an independent arts advocacy group. We’re here to make sure the arts become an essential part of the new city, whether it is visual and performing arts, film and music or multi-media and crafts.