R.T Nelson Awards For Sculpture Artist Timeline

NZ Art Show Artist Timeline 2024

This is a quick overview – full information and instructions will be given to selected artists.

1Applications open
October31Applications close
November6Deadline for application images and artwork details.
December 1• Applicants notified re selection results by this date
• All selected finalists will be given full instructions to prepare for the finalists’ exhibition
December 11All selected finalists to confirm participation by this date – to awards@artshow.co.nz
21Finalists confirmed – list of artists published on the NZ Art Show website
May8Submission forms due
May 17Return courier tickets for unsold artworks are due.
Send to NZ Art Show, PO Box 14817, Wellington 6241. Full instructions will be given to selected applicants
May27 – MonFinalists deliver sculptures to TSB Arena Foyer – hand or courier. Hand delivery is 10am – 12noon
May 28 – TuesDelicate sculptures and sculptures that require assembly: artists to deliver and install – 11am -1pm
May29Judging takes place: winners selected
May30• Winners announced at VIP Preview
• Finalists’ exhibition open to Friends and Sponsors at VIP Preview and Gala Evening
• All artworks for sale
May31 & June 1- Fri & SatSculpture awards exhibition open to the public
June 2• Exhibition is packed down
• Delicate sculptures and sculptures that require assembly: artists must pack down on this date
• Other artists may also come and pack down their artworks on this day
June310.00am – 11.00am – Other artists may collect unsold artwork from venue.
June 4Courier return of unsold artworks from TSB venue: artists must either send return courier tickets or arrange Freight Forward
July20Payments to artists for sold artworks

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