artists logo

Our local artists and galleries are unbelievable, we're so lucky! We're bringing in as much information as we can. Could we be the art capital of New Zealand? - what do you think?

If you want to be seen on the website, please contact us with your ideas.

If you would like to advertise or sponsor a page, you're more than welcome!

Please click here to get involved!

We have some AMAZING works in our current...

We have some AMAZING works in our current exhibition 'The Elephant in the Room' including this fabulous piece by Pam Bell 'Homage to Coney Island' by Pam Bell We have some AMAZING works in our current exhibition 'The Elephant in the Room' including this fabulous piece by Pam Bell 'Homage to Coney Island' by Pam Bell
 

Love this exhibition of Timon Maxey works...

Love this exhibition of Timon Maxey works currently on show in Gallery 85. If you're passing 85 Glasgow Street today, do drop in and check out this wonderful show. We're open today until 4pm. Love this exhibition of Timon Maxey works currently on show in Gallery 85. If you're passing 85 Glasgow Street today, do drop in and check out this wonderful show. We're open today until 4pm.
 

Looking sooo colourful in the gallery....

Looking sooo colourful in the gallery. Looking sooo colourful in the gallery.
 

MUKA Youth Prints will be available for collection...

MUKA Youth Prints will be available for collection from next Monday 11 December, from the Front of House at Sarjeant on the Quay! MUKA Youth Prints will be available for collection from next Monday 11 December, from the Front of House at Sarjeant on the Quay!
 

Floor Talk: Richard Stratton Saturday 9 December,...

Floor Talk: Richard Stratton Saturday 9 December, 2:00 pm at 31 Taupō Quay above the i-SITE Richard Stratton will reveal tales about mudlarking on the banks of the river Thames and the labour intensive processes that go into making his intricate works in Living History, toured by The Dowse Art Museum
 

Floor Talk: Wendy Fairclough Saturday 9 December...

Floor Talk: Wendy Fairclough Saturday 9 December at 11am Wendy Fairclough will discuss her new exhibition Common Ground in conversation with Greg Donson, Curator & Public Programmes Manager. Floor Talk: Wendy Fairclough Saturday 9 December at 11am Wendy Fairclough will discuss her new exhibition Common Ground in conversation with Greg Donson, Curator & Public Programmes Manager.
 

Sarjeant Gallery Curator of Collections Jennifer...

Sarjeant Gallery Curator of Collections Jennifer Taylor Moore has reason to be proud of the new collections portal Art lovers eagerly awaiting the Sarjeant Gallery Curator of Collections Jennifer Taylor Moore has reason to be proud of the new collections portal Art lovers eagerly awaiting the
 

Today’s the day! If you created a jar for our...

Today’s the day! If you created a jar for our JAR ROOM exhibition and would like to keep it, you can collect it from 10:30am-4:30pm today at 31 Taupō Quay, above the I-SITE See your there! Today’s the day! If you created a jar for our JAR ROOM exhibition and would like to keep it, you can collect it from 10:30am-4:30pm today at 31 Taupō Quay, above the I-SITE See your there!
 

Beautiful bountiful bangles, the perfect gift for...

Beautiful bountiful bangles, the perfect gift for that special someone in your life....or not yourself 😊 Beautiful bountiful bangles, the perfect gift for that special someone in your life....or not yourself 😊
 

Julie Coffey is in the gallery from 11am to 4pm...

Julie Coffey is in the gallery from 11am to 4pm today so come on along and see her and her fantastically delightful art works. Such delightful gifts and hours of pleasure just being around them :-) Put a smile on anyone's face and the accompanying stories add that extra special something...
 

OPENING TONIGHT (Saturday) AT 6:00PM Guest Curator...

OPENING TONIGHT (Saturday) AT 6:00PM Guest Curator - Tia Ranginui OPENING TONIGHT (Saturday) AT 6:00PM Guest Curator - Tia Ranginui
 

Such an array of art works to choose from Fabulous...

Such an array of art works to choose from Fabulous to see such unique creations. "Deck the Walls" exhibition opens tomorrow - Yes Friday 1 December at 5:30pm at Gallery on Guyton. Such an array of art works to choose from Fabulous to see such unique creations. "Deck the Walls" exhibition opens tomorrow - Yes Friday 1 December at 5:30pm at Gallery on Guyton.
 

"Deck the Walls" Christmas 2017 exhibition was set...

"Deck the Walls" Christmas 2017 exhibition was set up this afternoon and it is looking mighty fine indeed. Lots of wonderful art works that anyone / everyone would be delighted to find in their Christmas stocking Yayyy Here are few snippets to whet your appetite :-) Hope to see you tomorrow evening at 5.30pm at Gallery on Guyton
 

Today we bring you a new a new find from our...

Today we bring you a new a new find from our Explore the Collection prize winning portal. RED! Feeling a little warm in this gorgeous weather - thats because its red! Red hot! Click on the below and deep dive into the wonderful Sarjeant Gallery collection. https://collection.sarjeant.org.nz/explore
 

Whanganui was once a byword for small-town...

Whanganui was once a byword for small-town conservatism but in recent years, artists and curators have discovered the town’s charms. Whanganui was once a byword for small-town conservatism but in recent years, artists and curators have discovered the town’s charms.
 

Wendy Fairclough’s stunningly beautiful new...

Wendy Fairclough’s stunningly beautiful new exhibition is open from today! See her breathtaking blown and cast glass works at Sarjeant on the Quay from 25 November, 2017 – 11 February, 2018 Wendy Fairclough: Common Ground Selected works 2007-2014 and Tylee Cottage residency works 2016-2017 Australian-based, Whanganui born glass artist Wendy Fairclough was artist-in-residence at Tylee Cottage in 2016. Her post-residency exhibition Common Ground features new cast glass and bronze...
 

The Elephant in the Room opens tonight at 5.30pm...

The Elephant in the Room opens tonight at 5.30pm and the show is looking fabulous! Love this work by Nevanah Turner! 'It's a Jungle Out There' by Nevanah Turner The Elephant in the Room opens tonight at 5.30pm and the show is looking fabulous! Love this work by Nevanah Turner! 'It's a Jungle Out There' by Nevanah Turner
 

Coming up! Collection day for The Jar Room Monday...

Coming up! Collection day for The Jar Room Monday 4 December 10.30am-4.30pm. Upstairs at the i-SITE, 31 Taupō Quay All jars featured in Lauren Lysaght’s Jar Room exhibition will be available for collection. After this date all remaining jars will be recycled, so it is very important to collect on this day only.
 

All art works priced under $100.00. A group of...

All art works priced under $100.00. A group of local artists offer unique, original gifts with something a little different for you and your loved ones this Christmas. Artists: Julie Coffey, Rere Sutherland, Fiona McGowan, Christina McGillan, Trish Flutey, Patsy Trail, Lorraine Halliwell, Azian Zulkifli and Tracey Young
 

In order to showcase our prize-winning Explore the...

In order to showcase our prize-winning Explore the Collection facility, we are pleased to bring you a series of posts which will feature pieces from the Sarjeant Gallery's nationally significant collection found using this amazing online explore facility. Today we searched for ‘facial hair’ - happy Movember!
 

WINNERS! Our brand new Explore the Collection...

WINNERS! Our brand new Explore the Collection search facility on our website which was developed by Vernon Systems has taken out first prize at the National Digital Forum Awards today in Wellington! It's that good! WINNERS! Our brand new Explore the Collection search facility on our website which was developed by Vernon Systems has taken out first prize at the National Digital Forum Awards today in Wellington! It's that good!