4 DAYS OF ART
New Zealand’s largest sale of affordable art, the NZ Art Show makes it easy for any New Zealander to own original New Zealand art.
- Hundreds of New Zealand artists
- Thousands of artworks.
- All under one roof in a dynamic and inspiring environment.
- Artwork from emerging artists alongside more established artists.
- All art for sale
- Sign up for our newsletter in the sign-up form in the footer below.
- The Art Party of the Year
- A fun-filled and energetic evening the Gala evening is a great night out.
- Opportunity to view the artworks before the show opens to the public.
- Fine wine, delicious food and great live entertainment.
- Reserved for Sponsors and Friends, but a limited number of tickets available for sale.
- Thursday evening, 31st May 2018
ART AWARDS – TWO AWARDS WORTH $13,000 AVAILABLE
The People’s Choice Award sponsored by Brendan Foot Supersite
- $3,000 prize for best artwork in the show as judged by the public. 2017 winner is ‘Less is Less 05″ by roOm. Read more about his win here.
- 2018 marks the 10th anniversary – and we’re celebrating on April 10th – come join us – sign us as a Friend here.
RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award.
- 4 x awards of $2,500 awarded to artists studying at an NZ art school.
- 2016 recipients: Tyler Jackson, Tessa Ma’auga, Harry Culy and Donna Marie Patterson.
More information here.
Image: The ten finalists for the 2017 Brendan Foot Supersite Signature Piece Art Award. Read more about the finalists here.
SPEND THE WEEKEND IN WELLINGTON – IN SOPHISTICATED AND CONTEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION
- Silver Sponsor Wellington Management Group are offering special discounts to NZ Art Show visitors
- Three contemporary venues to choose from: Park Hotel, Liberty Apartment Hotel and The Setup on Manners
- 15-20% discount on selected rooms
- Stay period: 31 May-4 June (subject to availability)
Thursday, May 31, 12.00pm – 2pm – Exclusive access to the show for Friends of the 2018 NZ Art Show: browse the art and make your purchases at your leisure. Then return later in the day for the Gala party.
Thursday May 31, 6.00pm – 9.30pm.
$120 – Tickets always sell out, but if you sign up as a Friend you’ll get guaranteed entry into the Gala.
SHOW DAYS – June 1 – 4
Doors sales available
Friday – Sunday: 10am – 6.30pm
Monday: 10am – 4pm
Adult – $12.00
Concession (Student, Gold Card, Community Services) – $8
Children, 12 years and under – Free