magma gallery

Experts in custom picture framing

Fresh, captivating, trendy pieces

Materials of supreme quality.

Christchurch-based art gallery at The Tannery

Framing Services

As experts in the field of custom picture framing, we are committed to meeting your framing needs – we create fresh, captivating and trendy pieces with materials of supreme quality.

Online store

Browse selected New Zealand artwork and order on-line.

Photo Restoration

Bring your old battered photos back to life and preserve them for the next generation to remember. We provide comprehensive photo scanning and restoration services to repair, retouch, color correct and enhance your photographs.

Print and frame online

Our online framing and printing service provides a choice of dozens of great frame styles, colours, mats and glass. The selection process is simple and fun to use! Have a play around with options and create the framed piece that reflects your own style.


Fine art printing on selected papers and quality canvas, using an 11 colour inkjet printer and archival inks. We create prints that stand the test of time.

Block Mounts

An alternative to custom framing and equally as tasteful! The prints have been laminated in a matte finish, mounted on a board and set into a specific block mount moulding of 3cm depth with a 5mm trim encasing the print.


Magma Gallery features a selection of fine and applied art including original paintings, contemporary jewellery, limited edition prints, photography and sculptures.

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Our workshop


Magma Gallery workshop opens the possibilities to bring your envisioned work of art into reality.

Enhance and protect existing art work with conservation- and museum-level standards to assure longevity beyond 30 years or choose our budget options for lower value pictures.

Add character and style to existing pieces with a pairing of sophisticated decorative techniques and top-quality mounting and framing materials.

We bring nearly a decade of experience and consultation alive in a sophisticated custom workshop, taking our time to assist you in the design process and working within your budget to ensure your art work looks its best and blends in with your home or office environment.




Online shop

We ship all over the country and abroad. With an array of artist, particularly local ones, our gallery gives exposition to fine art from jewellery and handcrafts to oil paintings, acryllics, professional photography and many more sublime creative works. Check out some of out feature pieces, browse our artists, or comb through our categories to find the perfect piece.