Friends and Sponsors Evening 2019

Celebrations begin for the Friends and Sponsors of the NZ Art Show The NZ Art Show not only celebrates NZ art, but it also celebrates its loyal Friends and Sponsors, all of whom play a large part in the show’s success. They are at the heart of the organisation’s ability to operate and grow, and… Read More »

Art For Life: Artists Confirmed and Early-bird ticket special ending soon

Last chance to get your Early bird show-day tickets before prices go to full price Plus, we’re excited to announce the artists for the 2019 NZ Art show – and it’s promising to be another outstanding Show Early-bird show day tickets are only $6 if you get them online. But you better get in quick… Read More »

Artists Confirmed for 2019 NZ Art Show

Hundreds of artists apply for the 2019 NZ Art Show – 200 Exhibitors Confirmed The artists for the 2019 NZ Art Show have now been finalised and anticipation is high for what is set to be an outstanding exhibition. This year’s show will feature nearly 200 artists during the 4-day event over Queen’s Birthday Weekend… Read More »

Hot Accommodation Specials for NZ Art Show Customers

Coming to the NZ Art Show and need somewhere to stay? Let accommodation providers WMG sort you out with their fabulous NZ Art Show specials         Don’t forget to lock Queen’s Birthday Weekend into your calendar as your Art in Wellington Weekend   Here’s a wee taste of some of the amazing… Read More »

An Art Collector’s Delight

Finalists Selected For The RT Nelson Emerging Artist Awards- $10,000. The 2019 NZ Art Show is promising to be an art collector’s delight with 15 finalists now announced to be in the running for the RT Nelson Emerging Artist Awards.   The Finalists are: Chad Bevan, Massey College of Creative Arts Esther Deans, Auckland University… Read More »

Wild At Art

  Artist applications are now closed and we are so impressed by the quality of the applications! Thanks to all the artists who applied! Check out some of the artists selected – see below.            

Update for Artists – February 2019

NZ Art Show Artist Applications are Closing Soon. With the high standard of artist applications coming in, the 2019 NZ Art Show is shaping up to be an excellent one.            

A Message from the Executive Director, Carla Russell

16 years in… Gosh, I’ve learnt a lot, seen a lot, met hundreds of people, taken much-needed advice on many occasions, listened for hours, cried a bit and added a few more laughing lines that are now permanent fixtures. And now … my house is full of art.       Check out the cool… Read More »