Gallery Applications


Applications are now open for the 2024 Aotearoa Art Fair which will take place from 18 – 21 April 2024 at Viaduct Events Centre in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland.

We invite applications from galleries across Aotearoa New Zealand, Australia, and the wider Pacific Rim region. Applications are open to commercial galleries who present a minimum of four exhibitions per year in their own premises, external project spaces, or art fairs.

To receive a prospectus and application form for the 2024 Aotearoa Art Fair, please email Applications will close in November 2023.

If you have any questions, or would like to talk with us about the Aotearoa Art Fair, please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Decisions concerning the admission or rejection of an applicant are at the sole discretion of the Selection Committee, a panel of leading industry experts:

Christina Barton
Director, Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Victoria University of Wellington

Robert Jahnke Ngāi Taharora, Te Whānau a Iritekura, Te Whānau a Rākario o Ngāti Porou
Professor of Māori Visual Arts, Toioho ki Āpiti, Whiti o Rehua School of Art.

Michael Lett
Director, Michael Lett

Ryan Moore
Director, Fine Arts, Sydney

Justin Paton
Head Curator, International Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales



50 gallery booths in total will be located across two floors of the Viaduct Events Centre.


The Fair offers booths to young galleries and artist-run spaces at a subsidised rate. We invite spaces that regularly exhibit work that is for sale, have been operating for less than five years, and/or are artist-led.