Artist Timeline

NZ Art Show artist timeline 2022

This is a quick overview – full information and instructions will be in Artist Handbook for selected artists.

2021 October 1Applications open
2022 February28Applications close
March7 – 10Applicants receive selection results
March14All selected applicants to confirm participation by this date – to
Selected applicants will receive links to artist resources and will be invoiced for exhibition fee.
Selected artists to pay deposit in order to secure their spot: SAW = $100, SOLO = $50
March21All 2022 artists confirmed by this date:
April20Exhibition fees for selected applicants due
May11Submissions: all selected artists’ submissions due by this date
May 20SOLO Panel artists: Return courier tickets for unsold artworks are due.
Send to NZ Art Show, PO Box 14817, Wellington 6241. Full details will be in Artist Handbook given to selected applicants
May30SOLO panel and SAW artists: Courier delivery of art to TSB Arena
SOLO panel artists: Hand delivery of  art to TSB Arena Foyer 10am – 2pm
May 31SOLO Panel artists: Heavy sculpture artists pack in and install 11am – 1pm. Artists must book time with NZ Art Show management:
June1SAW artists: 10am – 5pm – artists hand deliver and set up their spaces. All to finish by 5pm
June2• 10.30am to noon – VIP Preview
• People’s Choice Art Award finalists announced.
• Richard T Nelson Sculpture Award recipients announced.
June26pm – NZ Art Show 2022 Gala Evening
SAW artists and their paid assistant gain entry with their official passes.
Other artists who wish to attend must purchase Gala tickets.
June 3 – 5NZ Art Show 2022 – Show days – daily from 10am – 6.30pm.
Solo Panel artists get free entry into any ONE day.
June 5SAW and Heavy Sculpture pack down 6.30 – 8pm
June610.00am – 11am – SOLO panel artists may collect unsold artwork from venue. Artist must indicate on submission form
June 7 – 17 Courier return of unsold SOLO artworks
June13 – 17Hand collection of unsold SOLO artworks from #105 Lyall Parade, Lyall Bay, Wellington 10am – 2pm
NB: These dates might change.
July20 Payments to artists for sold artworks

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