Art Hawkes Bay 'Artfully Yours' Exhibition

106 Russell St South, Hastings

Art Hawkes Bay 15th Annual Exhibition- The event presents the work from artists and groups across Hawke's Bay in a single exhibition and competition during which all entries are for sale. 
The competition has prizes in categories such as 'land', 'people' or 'abstract', and there is a 'best in exhibition' the JW Picture Framing 'mystery prize' and a prize for High Schools.
The Exhibition opens on May 1st with the opening night at 5pm with prize giving at 6pm.
There will be live music, wine and nibbles with a variety of artwork and sculptures from our local artists.

Our selector for Art is Kate McKenzie -multidisciplinary artist, as a surrealist and expressionist painter and creator of 3D portraiture, plus a wearable arts designer.  Kate has experienced success as a finalist in art awards including The NZ Adam Portraiture Awards, NZ Parkin Drawing Prize, Hawkes Bay Review and East Art Awards. . She has twice been a Supreme Winner at the prestigious and international "World Of Wearable Art " Competition and some of her wearable art has been selected for exhibition at Te Papa Museum Wellington.
For sculpture- Glen Colechin (from the 2022 'big apple' competition for sculptures).Glen’s contemporary sculptures are made from recycled materials, off-cuts from native timbers, recycled copper, and natural elements like stone and wood found on hikes along the coast in the Hawkes Bay.
Two very experienced artists with many credits in their chosen art fields
We will have floor talks with our selectors the following Saturday…
Artists/Sculptors. Please see website for the entry form and relevant information.
Art Hawke’s bay is a non-profit organisation and we are very happy to have as our main sponsor for 2023 Bostock NZ.

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Hastings Community Arts Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

106 Russell St South, Hastings