Coming up

Life Drawing

Also called Figure Drawing, is drawing the naked human form. Figure drawing has always been the cornerstone of artistic training, and is popular with amateur as well as professional artists.

In the gallery

The Laboratorium

Group Exhibition, open to all strange and twisted Artists who are inspired by science fiction and science fact.

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.