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Art and Archives: UC Art Collection

Temporary guide for Art and Archives pages

UC Art Collection

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There are over 5,000 works in the UC art collection, making it one of the largest art collections in the region. The major strength of the collection is its representation of Waitaha, Canterbury art and artists, in particular those who have taught or studied at the University or at the College of Education.

The University’s art collection is searchable online via Kā Kohika. As the library is able to digitise works and negotiate copyright clearance, images attached to records will continue to expand. If you cannot find what you are searching for online, please contact the Art Collections Curator for assistance.

The art collection comprises 13 separate sub-collections, each with its own strengths and unique character, including;

Further Information

For further information, contact:

Te Puna Rakahau o Macmillan Brown|Macmillan Brown Library

Phone: 03 369 4499 ext. 94499