Presented by: Tauranga Society of Artists
2020 October Original Art Expo and Supreme Award
Tauranga Society of Artists have added two new ideas to the mix this year. They will have a ‘Tiny Art’ section and live drawing and painting demonstrations taking place on site. All artwork will be original, in a wide variety of mediums including oil, acrylic, watercolour and multimedia.
The Trustpower Supreme Award is the Society’s most prestigious annual award. It is judged from a supreme section of the Expo wherein the artists can enter just one artwork. This year the judge will be Nicol Sanders O’Shea, Academic Leader of Arts, Music and Media at Tauranga and Rotorua Toi Ohomai. There will be five Merit Awards and one Supreme Award presented at the Gala Opening. The Expo will be opened by Mayor Tenby Powell.
Where: Tauranga Boys College Gymnasium, Cameron Rd. Access is from Devonport Rd. Plenty of parking is available.
Format: The artwork, when sold, will be marked Red Dot, and will remain on display till the final day for collection. Our membership numbers 200 talented artists who love to exhibit their work, approximately 250 paintings encompassing a great variety of subjects will be displayed. All art is competitively priced and is well sought after. Our “People’s Choice Award” allows you to choose your favourite piece, and we will have multiple raffle prizes on offer.
When: The Expo will open Thursday 1st through to Sunday 4th October. Doors open 9.30 am and close 5 pm, Thursday to Saturday. Open 9.30 am to 4 pm Sunday. Entry by gold coin donation.
EFTPOS will be available on site.