Artarama is back for 2022!


Artarama runs from 13 August - 4 September 2022

Please deliver all works to the Gallery by 12 pm, Friday 12 August.

Please ensure all artworks are labelled on the FRONT with the student’s name, age, class and school (Please ensure labels do not hang from the edge as this covers up other artworks)

All artworks must be grouped by Years 1-3, 4-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 and Year 13

Prizes are awarded in three categories:

  • -Painting and drawing (max size A3)
  • -Prints and collage (max size A3)
  • -Three-dimensional

Thank you for adhering to the Gallery’s unique hanging system and not providing glazed or hard canvas works.

The Aigantighe reserves the right to accept or decline to exhibit any artwork entered into Artarama.


The Artarama prize giving will take place on Saturday 13 August at 1pm at the Aigantighe Art Gallery, 49 Wai-iti Rd, Timaru

Schools will be notified of the winners prior to the prize giving.


The Aigantighe Art Gallery 49 Wai-iti Rd, Timaru, is open Tuesday to Friday from 10am-4pm and weekends 12-4pm. (We are not open for visits on Mondays).

We recommend contacting the gallery early to make a booking. Please ph: 03 688 4424 or email:

If you need assistance with covering travel costs please contact the Gallery and we maybe able to assist.

When visiting the Gallery please bring lots of adult help.


All artworks need to be collected on Monday 5 September between 12pm-5pm.

All artworks need to be collected on this day so please arrange for someone to collect it if you can’t make it.

Thank you, The Aigantighe Art Gallery Team