The Christchurch City Art Gallery has announced an exhibition to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the art of Flying Nun Records! It's been called 'Hellzapoppin'! The Art of Flying Nun: The unruly art and design of New Zealand’s maverick record label.'
21 August – 28 November 2021
Christchurch City Art Gallery: Borg Henry Gallery Touring Gallery B Touring Gallery C
Curator: Peter Vangioni
Celebrating the fortieth anniversary of the founding of Flying Nun Records in Ōtautahi Christchurch, Hellzapoppin’! brings together original artwork and design, film, record covers, posters and photography from some of New Zealand’s favourite bands. From rare collectible records and vintage posters to original artworks and paste-up designs, this exhibition explores the art and artists behind the music. Including Scorched Earth Policy, The Chills, Tall Dwarfs, The Bats, Pin Group, the 3D’s, the Verlaines, The Dead C and many others.
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