Explore the Collection

With local, national and international art spanning over 200 years, The Suter Art Gallery Te Aratoi o Whakatū has a collection of national significance. The collection includes paintings, watercolours, and ceramics, including many works by the 19th century landscape artist John Gully and the New Zealand painter Toss Woollaston.

1,000+ works are currently accessible through our online collection.


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Enter the words you wish to search for. For more specific results: you can search on a phrase "Tasman landscapes", include a word +painting, exclude a word -beach, search on part of a word paint*, or do a fuzzy search paint~. Please see the Help topic on the Search for more details on how to formulate your searches.