Artist applications 2021
Taking part in the Arts Trail lets you share your work with a wide range of visitors, both local and from around the country. It literally puts you on the Kāpiti arts scene map.
2021 Applications are now closed.
The Kāpiti Arts Trail 2021 will be held on the weekends of 6/7 and 13/14 November.
If you're an artist thinking about taking part in 2021, you can read the terms and conditions for participating.
Applications can be:
Downloaded forms can be scanned and emailed to [email protected]āpiticoast.govt.nz, or posted, or dropped off to:
Arts, Museums & Heritage Advisor
Kāpiti Coast District Council
175 Rimu Road
or to one of our service centres.
For any inquiries, or to know more, email [email protected]
Benefits of being included on the Arts Trail include the opportunities for:
- promotion during the Kāpiti Arts Trail
- interacting with visitors
- demonstrating your creative process
- selling your work
- building up your client base
- showcasing your work
- ongoing promotion during the year, through the printed Kāpiti Arts Guide and Council website listings.
There are a number of different ways artists can participate in the Arts Trail. For more information, refer to our terms and conditions.
|Artist in studio||You are a working artist with a studio in the Kāpiti Coast district where you create most of your artwork, and where visitors can see you creating your work. Creating art is a significant part of your work life and a main source of your income.|
|Established gallery||You must be a gallery whose main business is art, and must be open to the public at regular times during the year. During the Arts Trail most of the artwork in your gallery will be by Kāpiti artists.|
|Art Society/Club or Guild||You are an incorporated society that supports a range of member artists, who live in Kāpiti. Some or most of your members will be emerging artists or hobby artists.|
|Hub||A shared site with a Hub Manager usually set up for the duration of the Arts Trail, with Hub participants, who are listed under the Hub name.|