Visit these art galleries in the Lower Hutt area.They help keep our city vibrant and creative, and often showcase works by local artists.
Alfred Memelink Artspace
Alfred Memelink is a purpose-built artspace on the eastern side of the Petone Esplanade. It hosts a wide range of original paints, prints, photography, ceramics, art jewellery and gifts from over 35 artists to suit all tastes and budgets.
223 The Esplanade, Petone
Weekdays: 10.30am - 4pm
Weekends: 10am - 5pm
Rona Gallery is a haven for art and book lovers, specialising in art, books and art supplies.
151 Muritai Road, Eastbourne
Monday - Tuesday: noon - 4pm
Wednesday - Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Sunday and most public holidays: noon - 4pm
Van Helden Gallery
The iconic Van Helden Gallery gallery showcases the work of New Zealand painters, potters, glass artisans, sculptors and photographers.
613 Marine Drive, Days Bay, Eastbourne
Monday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm
The Lewis-Paape Gallery
Lewiss-Paape gallery features quality fine art, including colonial and 18th and 19th century pieces.
Level 1, Chalet House, 6 Cambridge Terrace, Waiwhetu
Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Hutt Art: Odlin Gallery
Hutt Art features artwork from local/national and overseas artists. The range includes pottery, porcelain art, embroidery, weaving, printmaking, woodwork, and photography. While you're there, check out the exhibitions by local artists in the foyer gallery.
9-11 Myrtle Street,Lower Hutt
Monday - Sunday: 10am - 4pm