Current Exhibitions


Solo 38

10 March - 14 April 2015

The Academy presents Solo 38 showcasing a diverse collection of contemporary works.

In the tradition of the Academy's previous Solos, each artist has been individually selected and has produced a body of work especially for the show.

A range of genres and media are represented. Landscape, portrait, abstract, social commentary and new takes on traditional styles are shown through painting, montage, sculpture and ceramics.

Works from ; Jenny Browne, Michael Browne, Philippa Christmas, Nick Dryden, Helen Forrest, Alan Hodgetts, Ellen Hodgetts, Bruce Luxford, Trevor Pye, Judy Vaughan and Joe Zhou.

The exhibition is open to the public from Tuesday 10 March - Tuesday 14 April 2015.


Upcoming Exhibitions

The Long & The Short of IT

14 April - 26 April 2015

Di Conway and Pauline Howell in a joint exhibition - Di will be showing a selection of stoneware scultures and small unique bronzes, and Pauline will be showing a collection of her paintings.



Gallipoli: Keep the Home Fires Burning

23 April - 1 June 2015

This exhibition opens at the Academy on 23rd April and we are calling for entries now.

The New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts is calling for entries from artists for this upcoming show show commemorating 100 years since the landings at Gallipoli.

For more information about the show including themes, important dates and entry forms for downloading, please click here


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Up Coming Events

Solo 38

10 March - 14 April 2015

"The Long & the Short of It"

14 - 26 April 2015

Gallipoli - Keep the Home Fires Burning

23 April - 1 June 2015



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