The Show

 

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
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GALA EVENING

  • 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)

 

 



2018 DATES

PREVIEW

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.

 

 

 

GALA EVENING

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