Signature Promotions Art Award Recipient: Rika Nagahata

Congratulations to Wellington artist Rika Nagahata,  one of two artists awarded a Signature Promotions Art Award at this year’s NZ Art Show. This award is sponsored by Signature Promotions and is open to all participating Single Artist Wall artists on-site over the course of the show. Rika’s prize was $500  

Signature Promotions Art Award Recipient: Dean Proudfoot

Congratulations to Wellington artist Dean Proudfoot,  one of two artists awarded a Signature Promotions Art Award at this year’s NZ Art Show. This award is sponsored by Signature Promotions and is open to all participating Single Artist Wall artists on-site over the course of the show. Dean’s prize was $1,000        

RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award recipient: Bonco

Congratulations to Auckland artist Paul Nathan,  one of the four recipients of the 2018 RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award     When he’s not painting, he’s taking photos, but as Paul Nathan. In the early 2000’s he sold up his jewellery store in Auckland and moved to New York where he studied filmmaking and photography: fashion… Read More »

RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award recipient: Amy Donnell

Congratulations to Rotorua artist Amy Donnell,  one of the four recipients of the 2018 RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award    

RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award recipient: Niki Hill

Congratulations to Auckland artist Niki Hill,  one of the four recipients of the 2018 RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award Niki was also a finalist for the People’s Choice Art Award sponsored by Brendan Foot Supersite, with her photographic print ‘Fetal’.   Niki Hill studied at Elam School of Fine Arts from 2005 to 2008 graduating with a… Read More »

Thank you from the bottom of our ART

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2018 NZ Art Show such a special event. What a wonderful way to celebrate our 15th anniversary.     We’ve got lots of photos for you to enjoy! Thank you to our artists What an awesome bunch of individuals! Thank you for doing what you do and… Read More »

RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award recipient: Michael Mahne Lamb

Four Art School Graduates won the 2018 RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award and in this Artist Profile series, we take a closer look at one of them, Wellington photographer Michael Mahne Lamb. Michael was also a finalist for the People’s Choice Art Award sponsored by Brendan Foot Supersite, with his photographic print Untitled, from Complements… Read More »

People’s Choice Art Award recipient: Don Service

Congratulations to Christchurch artist Don Service for winning the People’s Choice Art Award sponsored by Brendan Foot Supersite His piece ‘Some More than Others’, laser cut from double layer marine plywood, won the coveted $3,000 award, out of ten finalists for the award. For many years, Don has long been fascinated by design, form, detail,… Read More »