Apply for the NZ Art Show – and receive complimentary tickets to the 2019 show

Apply for the 2019 NZ Art Show before Christmas and you’ll receive two complimentary show day tickets.

Detail from ‘Mr Pink’, digital print by Tim Christie


And you’re also in for a chance to win one of our awards

  • RT Nelson Emerging Artist Awards
  • People’s Choice Award sponsored by Brendan Foot Supersite
  • Signature Promotions Art Award

Spaces are limited, so hurry – don’t miss out on New Zealand’s best art show

* Offer valid for artist applications made from 27 November 2018
















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‘Daleen’, photographic print by Marina de Wit



NOW: Artist applications open

28 February 2019: Artist applications close

8 March: Selection results sent to applicants

27 May: artworks required at venue, TSB Arena, Wellington

May 31 – June 3: NZ Art Show 2018, TSB Arena, Wellington


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‘Containment Lines’, fine art print by Mahani Del Borello



Prepare well for your application – put your best foot forward

  • We want to wow our audiences, so you need to wow our selectors
  • The selection panel will be extremely selective.
  • They will be assessing originality, technique, consistency, affordability, professionalism and accessibility.
  • They will also be looking for current and contemporary artworks.
  • Send us the BEST images of your BEST work


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The NZ Art Show wishes to thank the following for their support.