Visual Arts

New Show Added
  • premiere

APERTURE

AOTEAROA / NETHERLANDS
A new play about Ans Westra and the beginnings of her long and influential career as one of New Zealand’s best-known social documentary photographers.
  • free

FESTIVAL RETROSPECTIVE

This year we turn 25! To mark this special occasion, images from the past 24 Nelson Arts Festivals will be displayed on the walls of Bank Lane.
  • free

PIC’S PIKI MAI

In celebration of the 25th Nelson Arts Festival we’re thrilled to bring back crowd favourite Piki Mai, sponsored by none other than Pic’s Peanut Butter.
  • free

PIKI MAI REMAP PROJECT

Piki Mai is returning and mappers and animators are invited to create a 10-30 second work using the Piki Mai map.
  • free

SCULPTURE IN THE PARK

Throughout the Festival, Nelson artist Lee Woodman will be working on a piece focused on utilising recycled materials.

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