Coming up

Sculpting a Standing Figure

Join tutor, Karen Irwin in this one day workshop where you will design and sculpt your own beautiful figure, using commercial fabric hardener (Powertex), paints and other materials.

In the gallery

Light Box

An illuminARTed exhibition for Quarry Nights


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Welcome to the Quarry Arts Centre

The Quarry Arts Centre is a community facility dedicated to the pursuit, development and display of creative practice.

The Centre provides a venue for artists to create, exhibit, discuss and advance their art. It is also a venue for art lovers to observe and share the creative experience in a tranquil, park-like setting just out of central Whangarei.

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Our History

Artist, potter and teacher Yvonne Rust had a vision of an arts centre where Northland artists could explore and develop their use of local materials in an inspirational and unique environment.