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Kings Theatre Creative

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80 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
+64 210 245 7571
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Pacifica gallery

Gorgeous gallery with lovely staff but too expensive for locals. For the well off traveller, there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
maarie
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Sydney
Arty

There is always something new and interesting to see here.It has cultural diversity,with beautiful... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
angiepangie510
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Kawakawa, New Zealand
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Kings Theatre Creative is the largest art gallery in the Bay of Islands. Representing over 300 local artists it is certainly an experience with the vibrant, creative and bicultural talent Taitokerau/Northland has to offer. Kings Theatre was build in 1936's and operated as a movie cinema 'the Showplace of the Bay of Islands' until 1976; the theatre has been operating as a creative trust for three years and offers a Foyer Gallery, a larger Theatre Gallery and back stage studio space for artist studio's. The space is manned by artist and writer volunteers and brings a Seasonal Programme of exhibitions, events and workshops to our community and manuhiri (visitors). Nau mai Haere mai,
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“Pacifica gallery”
10 Jul 2017
“Arty”
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80 Gillies Street, Kawakawa 0210, New Zealand
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+64 210 245 7571
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous gallery with lovely staff but too expensive for locals. For the well off traveller, there are some good pieces to be had.More

Thank maarie
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Laurell P, General Manager at Kings Theatre Creative, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Kia ora Maarie, Thanks for your review, we have over 60,000 visitors a year, many locals, domestic and international visitors. We like to showcase our regions creative talent and our artists volunteer their time to make visual arts, maori art and locally made work accessible...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

There is always something new and interesting to see here.It has cultural diversity,with beautiful authentic weaving ,paintings and so much more.

Thank angiepangie510
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Some very interesting and varied pieces when we were there. A good place to see local talent - we actually were inspired to buy a couple of pieces.

Thank PamNottingham_UK
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after cycling from kaikohe on the new bike trail Interesting local art. Painting weaving pottery. Very nicely laid out. I brought a lovely hand woven and dyed scarf Very helpful and knowledgeable woman in the gallery

Thank rsti025
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Well laid out art gallery in an old theatre. Art is very nice an da few genuine unique pieces which would be worth purchasing if you were looking for this type of thing.

Thank SteveS1970
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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Interesting local art at display and for sale. In addition smaller pieces from local artists, include souvenir level gifts. Worth checking out.

Thank beachstone2c
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