Two Early Bird Tickets for the Price of One


We hope you all had a happy and safe Christmas and New Year and that you’re having a great summer.

We are now back in the office after our break and to celebrate the new year, we have a fabulous ticket special: buy two tickets for the price of one



Buy Two Early Bird Show Day Tickets for the Price of One

[/one_half] [one_half_last]Available from Friday 12 to Thursday 18, January 2018
  • Available for show day tickets: each show day ticket currently retails for $6.50, special early-bird price for a limited time
  • Each ticket can be used on any one of the show days: Friday, June 1 to Monday, June 4
  • You must purchase tickets in multiples of two in order to get the discounted rate
  • This promotion starts 1 am Friday, January 12 and ends 11.59pm Thursday, January 18, 2018
  • Please note: transaction fees, processing fees and other charges may apply

Image: ‘Kiss of the Sun’,  by Christchurch artist Anne Dillon

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Become a Friend of the 2018 NZ Art Show

Show your support for New Zealand art 

  • Celebrate New Zealand art
  • Enjoy all the benefits that come with Friend membership
  • Invite to special event for Friends and Sponsors in April
  • Exclusive access to Private Preview of show
  • Guaranteed access to Gala evening

Image: ‘Hot Water Beach’,  by Auckland artist Sean Beldon.

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Artists: Apply Now to a Part of a Great Art Experience

Get involved in NZ’s most successful art exhibition celebrating the works of hundreds of artists.

  • Apply now so you don’t miss out.
  • All information for artists is on our website.

Image: ‘Charade of Spring’,  by Tauranga artist Angela Maritz

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Emergent 2018 and the RT Nelson Emerging Artist Awards

Celebrating NZ’s art schools, their students and graduates

Emergent 2018 is a new initiative which sets out to celebrate the work by art students and graduates.  A dedicated space at the NZ Art Show will exhibit the works from these selected artists.
All artists selected for Emergent will be eligible for one of four awards – the RT Nelson Emerging Artist Award – $2,500

Image: ‘Univers 3’, by Auckland artist Li Yeon Jeong, currently studying at Elam School of Fine Arts

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We look forward to sharing wonderful New Zealand art with you at this year’s show.

NZ Art Show Team: Carla Russell (Executive Director), Midge Murray and Bryony Lane
Trustees: Graeme Reeves (Chair), Frances Russell, Neil Paviour-Smith, Anne Stephenson, Richard Nelson and Fraser Carson

The NZ Art Show wishes to thank the following for their support.