Cutting a new orbit

The Suter Art Gallery in Nelson honours Steve Fullmer with a major retrospective exhibition

Steve Fullmer: Cutting a New Orbit

Steve Fullmer is one of New Zealand’s leading ceramicists. In Nelson, a region renowned for its ceramics, he stands out for his innovative works and passion for clay. Fullmer’s career as a ceramic artist spans over 40 years and The Suter is thrilled to present a retrospective of his practice.

757Steve FULLMER (American, b.1946), Tabasco Canyon, 1985, glazed pit-fired stoneware. Collection of The Suter Te Aratoi o Whakatū: purchased in 1985. Acc. 757.

The Suter Art Gallery

208 Bridge Street
Nelson 7010
New Zealand


Works from private and public collections from all over New Zealand, spanning Steve’s career from the 1970s to today.

Here’s what awaits you….