Important Information for Artists

Artist applications open on November 1. The application form will be on our website . . . . .Time to get ready . . . . We have updated some aspects of the show which directly affect artists: based on our 14 years experience operating the show, we have identified areas that would benefit from improvements.… Read More »

Only One Month to Go

Ticket sales and artist applications open early November 2017 That’s only one month away   NZ ART ONLINE As well as some your favourite artists, we have some new artists in the online gallery, so visit the NZ Art Show online gallery now and see the latest additions and firm favourites. The NZ Art Show Online… Read More »

Newsletter September 2017 – Save the Dates

Queens Birthday Weekend 2018   Thursday 31st May – Gala Evening   Friday 1st – Monday 4th – Show days   Artist applications and ticket sales will open in November.   Image above: Summer Storm, oil on canvas by Sonia Fraser NZ ART ONLINE Looking for a special gift for Christmas? Give the gift of art.… Read More »

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Newsletter August 1: We’ve Got More NZ Art for You

The 2017 NZ Art Show may be over but the art lives on At NZ Art Show HQ we are making plans for the 2018 show: we’re discussing some new ideas and projects. Watch this space. The dates for the 2018 NZ Art Show are:   Thursday 31st May – Gala Evening; Friday 1st –… Read More »

Newsletter June 4: Another Record Breaking Year for the NZ Art Show

We are over the moon! We are happy to report record sales at this year’s show. Thank you to all those who helped make the show a great success: artists, Friends, Partners, volunteers, staff and visitors to the show. We sincerely hope you all had a great time. Read more about the 2017 NZ Art Show here.… Read More »

2017 NZ Art Show Breaks its Own Record – Again

More than 10,000 art lovers descended on the capital city over Queen’s Birthday Weekend for the 2017 NZ Art Show held at the TSB Bank Arena on Wellington’s waterfront. More than 1700 artworks were sold, totalling more than $1.2 million in sales, nearly 4% higher than 2016 and an all-time record in the show’s fourteen-year… Read More »

Moody Nightscape Exploring Homelessness Wins $3,000 Art Prize

  Wellington photographer roOm has won the coveted Brendan Foot Supersite Signature Piece Art Award with his piece “Less is Less 05”, a photographic lightbox depicting a surreal night scene. His piece, one of 10 finalists vying for the $3,000 prize, was voted best in show by attendees to the 2017 NZ Art Show held… Read More »

Ten Artists Score High in the NZ Art Show Award Finals

Ten Artists Score High in the NZ Art Show Award Finals The NZ Art Show has selected 10 artworks as finalists for the show’s principal award, the $3,000 Brendan Foot Supersite Signature Piece Art Award. The award is the ‘People’s Choice’ award with the winner being decided by a public vote over the four day… Read More »