Art & Design

Hawke's Bay has a vibrant and flourishing art scene including world-class galleries to artists’ studios, collectives and contemporary design stores.

MTG Hawke’s Bay

MTG Hawke’s Bay is Located in the heart of Napier’s cultural precinct forming the cultural centre of this stylish city for over 150 years. MTG Hawke’s Bay is a place where people, objects and ideas meet. Read more...

Paper-Works Gallery

Based in the heart of Napier, Paper-Works Gallery exhibits originally signed works on paper from both new and established New Zealand artists. Read more...

Birdwoods Gallery

Welcome to Birdwoods – a very special place in the heart of Hawke’s Bay. Set in the countryside just 3km from Havelock North Village, Birdwoods Gallery and its small companion, the Birdwoods Sweet Shop, are a ‘must see’ for young and old. Read more...

HCAC Gallery

The Hastings Community Art Centre (HCAC) Gallery in Russell Street South has an ever-changing array of paintings, photogrpahs, sculptures and crafts, drawn from all over Hawke's Bay and available for sale. Read more...

Hastings City Art Gallery

Exhibiting top quality, broad ranging national and international artworks and promoting the work of renowned regional artists, the Hastings City Art Gallery is a stunning space to visit and enjoy - Hawke's Bay's hub of contemporary art. Read more...

Creative Hastings

Creative Hastings publishes the Hawke's Bay Art Guide with information about galleries and artists' studios all over the region, runs the Hastings Community Art Centre gallery (HCAC) in Russell St, Hastings and  also stages many concerts and events around Hastings including the annual Blossom Festival. Read more...

Penny Madden Ceramic Art

Come and visit Penny, an experienced craftsperson, at her studio. Penny has been a pottery and decorating artist for over 30 years. Read more...

Nga Pou o Heretaunga

For the first time in the history of the Hastings District, the presence of mana whenua is to be seen in the form of carvings that represent tupuna, located in Civic Square in the centre of Hastings. Read more...

Richard Brimer

Richard Brimer is a Hawke's Bay based photographer whose work takes him throughout New Zealand. The wine industry plays a major part, being the author of two wine industry related books and having some of the countries finest wineries as clients. Read more...

Unio Goldsmith & Gallery

At Unio Goldsmith & Gallery, we will endeavor to create or repair jewellery and sculpture to the highest possible standards within the agreed budget. Read more...

Hawke's Bay Art Guide

Meet some of Hawke's Bay's most prolific artists in person, and take a glimpse behind the scenes into their studios and workshops. Choose your own trail through links to Google Maps and discover more detail about listed artists, galleries and studios. Read more...

NZ Wood & Jade

Paddy Cooper carves New Zealand native wood and greenstone. Come and meet and buy direct from the artist. Conveniently located just two minutes from the airport, turn off the main road by the old Shell truckstop into Fannin St and then right into Ferguson St. Look for the big carved fish hook on the front lawn. Read more...

Richard Edmunds

Richard Edmunds Productions, experience in video production,  both HD & SD, programme productions, TVC's, industrial, plus digital still photography, commercial, advertising, portrait, child, weddings. We also supply stock libraries and magazines around the world. Read more...

Rei Bennett Photography

Rei Bennett Photography uses her unique friendly personality, confidence building techniques and creative eye to give you a truly enjoyable experience and gorgeous photos to treasure for a lifetime. Read more...

Photographers Gallery

Once the Red Cross Hall in Napier,  Shayne and Cath Jeffares thought it perfect to combine their love for photography, art, people and food, and in 2011 opened the Photographers Gallery and Kitchen Table Cafe. Read more...

Tim Whittaker Photography

As a qualified member of the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers my career has provided me with considerable experience in corporate and commercial work, family portraiture and weddings, aerial photography, news and press releases, along with general stock photography. Read more...