John Coley

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School of Fine Arts at the University of Christchurch from 1954 – 1957...After graduating in 1958, Coley went on to join the art department at the Christchurch Teachers’ College and in 1980 he was appointed Director of the Robert McDougall Art Gallery – later renamed the Christchurch Art Gallery, a position he held until 1996. He has maintained activity as a painter from graduation, exhibiting with the Christchurch Group and founding the 20/20 Vision group of artists as well as holding numerous one-man shows.


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