Rotary Club of Paraparaumu Incorporated


The 14th Art Show took  place over Labour Weekend 2016 at Southwards Car Museum Paraparaumu.

 To obtain further information about entering or becoming a sponsor of the Art Show please click on the web link above or contact Bob Hamilton 04 298 8012 or . An entry form for the 2017 show can be downloaded below.

Prize Sponsors receive publicity in the Show Catalogue and free tickets to the official opening and preview evening.

 Each year 300 to 400 paintings enter this prestigious show. A range of valuable prizes are awarded by a well qualified judge for various categories.

All paintings on display are for sale and the commission retained by Rotary is lower than that charged by most art galleries.

The beneficiary of the 2016 show was the Kāpiti Performing Arts Centre.

 A $30,000  donation was made to KPAC on the opening night of the 2016 Art Show and a subsequent donation of $10,000.


The 15th Art Show will be held 20-23 October 2017 Labour Weekend.

The Beneficiary of the 2017 Art show will be a $10,000 pledge to the New Mahara Gallery  Building Fund to enable the Field Collection of paintings to remain in Kapiti.


 Gold Sponsor                       Fairfax Kapiti Observer  

Silver Sponsor                              Professionals Double Winkel Real Estate Ltd 

Bronze Prize Sponsors  

 Best Kapiti Coast             Eastern Egret Restaurant

 Best Landscape/Seascape          Breaden McCardle Lawyers

 Best Portrait/People                  Flooring Design Kapiti

 Best Natural Fauna                    New World Waikanae

 Best Natural Flora                      Kapiti Entertainment Centre

 Best Townscape                         Quinovic Property Management

 Best Abstract                             Kohekohe Park Subdivision

 Best Still Life                             Coastlands Shoppingtown

 Best Watercolour                       Kapiti Retirement Trust

 Best Oil                                     Otaihanga Landscaping

 Best Acrylic                               Kapiti Valuations

 Best Pastel                              Kapiti Coast Funeral Home

 People’s Choice                         Radio Live/Mediaworks


Merit Prize Sponsors 

 Southward Museum, Kapiti Entertainment Centre, Money Max, Club Vista, Klee Plumbers,
 Waikanae Chartered Club, Web Genius and Mat P Dental.




2017 Art Show Entry Form
Please download this entry form for the 2017 Rotary Art Show
Combined forms 17.pdf (233.51KB)
2017 Art Show Entry Form
Please download this entry form for the 2017 Rotary Art Show
Combined forms 17.pdf