ARTBOURNE

We are proud and excited to announce that ARTBOURNE 2022, will be held at Wellesley College in Centennial Hall Thursday 10th – Sunday 13th November 2022.

This intimate exhibition will showcase the creative talents of a selection of local and emerging artists, our previous artists in residence and scholars, as well as artists that have a special connection to Wellesley. It will also profile the Arts programme at Wellesley and will include a curated selection of current students’ art and performances by some of our talented musicians.

The Gala Opening Night will be Thursday 10th November, 7pm. Tickets for the Gala event are available on Trybooking and includes entry, nibbles, drinks, performances, and an opportunity to win an original artwork by one of the artists.

From Friday to Sunday, the exhibition will be open, with tickets available for purchase for $5 at the door.

Hours:

Thursday 10th November, 7pm – Late : Gala Opening Night
Friday 11th November, 8am – 4pm,
Saturday 12th November, 10am – 4pm
Sunday 13th November, 10am – 2pm.

 

ARTBOURNE, based here at Wellesley, is part of our thriving arts programme and is a popular biennial art exhibition of contemporary artworks,  from local and emerging artists, alternating between a multi-artist curated exhibition; and an Artist in Residence programme. With the latter programme welcoming an artist to hold a month long residency in our art room, where they create and further inspire our boys.

Proceeds

The sales commission from ARTBOURNE will support the innovative Arts and Scholarship programmes at Wellesley.

The Wellesley College Foundation is committed to providing access to young men who would not otherwise have access to a Wellesley education. We are grateful that all the ARTBOURNE artists and the resident artist donate 30% of the sale proceeds of their ARTBOURNE artwork sales to this scholarship programme. Further, funds raised from ARTBOURNE also support the development of the Visual Arts at Wellesley. For more information on this programme, or to donate please go to Promising Futures for Boys.

For more information about the Foundation and Scholarships, please email foundation@wellesley.school.nz. For more information about ARTBOURNE, please email Glen Jorna, (Head of Visual Arts).