Sponsors & Grants

The Exhibition is funded mainly by sponsors and grant providers.  Art Hawke’s Bay is very grateful for their support, without which we could not hold the Exhibition.

Prize Sponsors 2020

Thanks to the following prize sponsors for their generous support:

  • Mitre10 Mega: Sponsors of the Best in Exhibition prize
  • BWR: Sponsors of the Brown Webb Richardson Workshop /Tutorial
  • J.W. Picture Framing and Art Gallery: Sponsors of the Special Mystery prize & The People’s Choice prize
  • Langley Twigg: Sponsors of a Category prize
  • Talbot Electrical Ltd: Sponsors of a Category prize
  • Bryan Hutchison & Joan: Sponsors of a Category prize
  • Humanity Books & Fine Art Supplies: Sponsors of a Category prize
  • Wine Warehousing: Sponsors of a Category prize
  • QMAC Systems: Sponsors of a Category prize
  • The Thistle Sisters: Sponsors of a Category prize
  • The New Zealand Artist Magazine: Sponsors of the Best of the Backroom prize
  • Ian & Diane Thompson: Art Hawke’s Bay Founders bouquet to winner of Best in Competition

Other Sponsors

Thanks to the following sponsors for their generous support:

  • Craggy Range: Suppliers of wine for Opening Night
  • The Lodges at Cape Kidnappers: Suppliers of the raffle prize – lunch for two at The Lodge
  • Lowlands Cottage: Open sponsorship

Grant Providers 2020

Thanks also to the following Grant Providers for their continued support:

  • Hastings District Council
  • First Light
  • Lion Foundation
  • Pub Charity Ltd
  • One Foundation
  • Clubs Hastings