The NZ Art Show Continues to Pull in World Class Sponsors
The NZ Art Show is set to be another great success as some of New Zealand’s most admired, innovative, global and progressive companies throw their support behind the ‘must see’ event on Wellington’s arts calendar.
Carla Russell, the show’s Executive Director, takes great pride in seeing corporate and cultural groups come together to celebrate their love of art and culture at the 16th annual NZ Art Show.
”Sponsors play a vital role in the sustainability and success of the event and the significant platform it offers both emerging and established NZ artists,” says Russell. ‘Working with supportive sponsors, like ASB, are key to the story of our success and as we have grown significantly over the last 16 years, so has the interest in sponsorship from other organisations aligned to our values at the NZ Art show”
The NZ Art Show is a success story and its sponsors see it as an important cultural venture to support. Specialist IT company, Intergen are another Wellington success story and are Gold Sponsors for the third year running.
“The event is an ideal fit for us, evolving in recent years into an integral part of Wellington’s cultural calendar. Like the NZ Art Show, we are creative, innovative and passionate about what we do. The NZ Art Show shares the culture of our company that everyone, every day is touched positively by the things we do and our involvement with the NZ Art Show just makes us feel good! We look forward to continuing our sponsorship, ensuring the show’s growth and on-going success in years to come.”
Simon Bright – CEO – Intergen
Businesses from a number of sectors have chosen to align themselves with the show in partnerships that will result in key benefits for their brands whilst they enjoy a fabulous event. ‘Now we must deliver,” says Russell.
“We offer a great mutually beneficial relationship to our sponsors,’ says Russell. ‘Their brands gain meaningful and engaging connections with our audience and beyond, while their support allows us to do what we do best with the show. In addition to this, the show offers networking opportunities unrivalled at any other Wellington events
The 2019 NZ Art Show will not disappoint as visitors will enjoy 1,000s of artworks by 100s of NZ artists and, with the average sale price around $600, visitors to the show can expect to see artworks from all genres and will also have the opportunity to engage with the artists themselves as over 80 artists will be on-site.
The now sold-out gala evening on Thursday, May 30th is a huge drawcard for sponsors and art lovers alike, with the opportunity to purchase the art before the show officially opens the following day.
The 2019 NZ Art Show Sponsors are: Platinum Sponsor – ASB; Gold Sponsors – Brendan Foot Supersite, Intergen and Vital; Silver Sponsors – MSH Consulting, Ricoh, Signature Promotions and WMG; Bronze Sponsors – Duncan Cotterill, Davanti and Connected Accountants; Media Partners – The Breeze and QMS; Wine Partner – Luna Estate Winery.
The NZ Art Show runs over Queen’s Birthday Weekend at the TSB Arena in Wellington, attracting over 10,000 visitors and this year will be showcasing more than 2,000 artworks.