Artists are invited to apply to be part of The Original Art Sale 2016. Applications can be made online or by post.
To be considered to have your artwork included in art sale, you must apply by completing the form and paying the one time application fee. An early bird application fee of $35 applies from 8am of 15 January to 5pm of 15 February. The standard application fee is $55.
Applications must be entered by the artist or the artist’s gallery representative. The application fee is non-refundable.
You will be contacted via email if you have been accepted to the sale. A maximum of four (4) artworks will be accepted.
Please read the terms and conditions before making your application. (Click here)
Your account will be charged in New Zealand dollars.
After the payment is processed, your receipt will be shown along with a form where you can upload images of your sample artworks online.
If you are not prepared with your sample images, you may also email it to us at [email protected] with your registration number on the subject line.
If you want to post your photographs, you can still use this form to pay online and/or follow the instructions below.
- Download and fill up the application form (click here).
- Read the Terms and Conditions. By sending your application, you also signify your agreement to the T&Cs.
- Enclose a photograph of your artwork that is typical of your style. Note that this photograph will not be returned.
- On the back of the photograph clearly write your name, address, telephone number and email address.
- Indicate how many artworks you would like to enter. A maximum of four (4) artworks will be accepted.
- Enclose a cheque for NZ$35 to cover the early bird application fee.
- Post to The Original Art Sale Ltd, POBox 76596, Manukau 2104.
- Results of postal applications will be notified on or before 31 August via email if an email address has been provided. If an email address hasn’t been supplied, the applicant will be notified via post.
EARLY BIRD ENDS 15 FEBRUARY.
CLOSING DATE FOR ARTIST APPLICATION IS 5.00PM OF 31 JULY.
DELIVERY OF ARTWORK
3 TO 9 OCTOBER 2016 / 10AM-2PM
ART SALE DEPOT / VODAFONE EVENTS CENTRE
If your application is accepted you will need fill out and sign an entry contract form. Please send this with your artwork between 10am and 2pm, 3 to 9 October to The Original Art Sale, Vodafone Events Centre 770 Great South Rd, Manukau 2104. All couriered artwork must be received by 7 October.
GALA NIGHT / 13 OCTOBER
PUBLIC SALE DATES / 14 TO 16 OCTOBER
13 OCTOBER / 6.30PM
AUT University is proud to present a spectacular Gala Night to officially open the Original Art Sale for the benefit of Kidz First Children’s Hospital.
Vodafone Events Centre will host an impressive array of over 1,200 artworks by more than 300 established and emerging artists. Be one of the first to scout the vast gallery walls and add to your collection while mingling with fellow art enthusiasts during an evening of fine art, wine and canapés.
Art is truly the focus of this wonderful event, which will feature an awards ceremony for the Auckland Secondary School Art Competition. With student finalists’ artworks on display you can bear witness to the creations of up and coming New Zealand talent as the coveted first, second and third place winners of this prestigious competition are announced.
Parking for the event is complimentary and access is available through Gates three and four.
THE ORIGINAL ART SALE
The Original Art Sale is a massive 3 day event with over 1,200 artworks by more than 300 New Zealand artists available for sale. The event’s supermarket concept sees a rolling exhibit of artworks of established and emerging artists on the gallery walls presenting to both art collectors and buyers a wide range of styles to suit different tastes.
THE 2017 EVENT HAS BEEN DEFERRED THIS YEAR .
PLEASE VISIT US EARLY NEXT YEAR FOR THE 2018 UPDATES.
WELCOME TO AUCKLAND’S LARGEST ART MARKET
AUT University presents the Original Art Sale, Auckland’s largest art market. Over 1,200 artworks by more than 300 New Zealand artists are made available for sale at this massive 3 day event. The event’s supermarket concept is designed to regularly add or change the artworks on the gallery walls. The collection from established and emerging artists presents art collectors and buyers a wide range of styles while satisfying different tastes. The artworks are priced from $100 to $5,000 and allow plenty of choices to suit the budget.
ARTIST REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
Calling all artists. Registration to Auckland’s largest art market is now open. Early bird registration is at $35 until 15 February. To register online, click here.
We invite you to the event’s red letter VIP opening night. It is an exciting evening where seasoned art collectors and casual art buyers scout the gallery walls for their favorite artists and for the best artworks for sale. AUT and The Original Art Sale will donate proceeds of ticket sales to Kidz First Children’s Hospital of the Middlemore Foundation.
To read more on the gala night, click here.
SECONDARY SCHOOL ART COMPETITION
Student finalists will be chosen for the exhibit and will be included in an exclusive wall for students. Application dates will be announced soon.
PUBLIC SALE DATES
14 TO 16 OCTOBER
The art sale is open to the public to enjoy and buy art. The dates are 14 to 16 October, Friday to Sunday. Friday and Saturday has an entry fee of $15 for Adults and $10 for children (up to 16) and seniors. Pay parking is available via credit card, Vodafone text or Eftpos only. Cash payments are not accepted. Sunday entrance and parking is FREE!
SAVE THE DATES
13 October / Thursday The Original Art Sale Gala Night (6.30pm to 8.30pm)
14 October / Friday Public Sale (10am to 5pm)
15 October / Saturday Public Sale (10am to 3pm)
16 October / Sunday Public Sale (10am to 3pm) *FREE entry and parking