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ONE of Queenstown's most historic buildings is set to become a giant canvas for Winter Festival. Three hand-picked artists will 'paint' the facade of the 151-year-old Eichardt's building, in Marine Parade, using an interactive projector. New Zealand's leading landscape artist Tim...

Alleyway art attack

Let there be art. The Cow Lane Street Art Project's been granted resource consent by City Hall to spruce up one of Queenstown's scruffiest alleyways – and the women behind it want local artists involved. Creative Cows was launched by Sarah...
Queenstown's rich list is stumping up cash to fund a cultural masterplan for the resort. Philanthropists, including long-term media-shy local Carroll Joynes, are financing a City Hall-commissioned study to the tune of $100,000. Mayor Jim Boult describes it as a turning point. "I...

Gallery suffers art attack

A Queenstown art gallery owner is gutted the local council's forced her to remove two sculptures from the CBD. The council argued the artworks, depicting two sheep and a child at play, breached the district plan by imitating yellow street...
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