Lysaght Watt Gallery

We are a volunteer-run community venue located on the Town Square in Hawera. Our Gallery provides space for art exhibitions and projects, with shows changing monthly.

On Now:

World Of Stitches

by the South Taranaki Stitchcraft Guild

Tuesday 2 October – Sunday 4 November

South Taranaki Stitchcraft Guild Biennial Exhibition, held at the Lysaght Watt Gallery.

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Coming Up:

Taranaki Garden Festival Exhibition

Friday 26 October – Monday 5 November

This show is held at the Woolshed in the Dunlop Garden

Guest Artists: Dora Baker and Dimphy de Vaan, Lysaght Watt Gallery Members, plus Garden Sculptures

2018 Lysaght Watt Trust Art Award Prizewinners

Lysaght Watt Trust FIRST OVERALL AWARD – $3000:
Nour Hassan (Auckland) for Beat

Meremere / Ohangai Rural Women HIGHLY COMMENDED 2D AWARD – $500:
Joon-Hee Park (Auckland) for Sweet Dreams II

Neil Walker & Family HIGHLY COMMENDED 3D AWARD -$500:
Blue W Black (Dunedin) for Repotted

Greaves Electrical COMMENDED 2D AWARD – $250:
Sophie Joy Prendergast (Auckland) for Transition

Beccard Motors COMMENDED 3D AWARD – $250:
Di West (Opua, Northland) for Star Finder

Tandem Group LOCAL ARTIST AWARD – $250:
Jean Finer (Hawera) for On, Upward Through the Herb-fields

Normanby Fibreglass PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD – $250:
Teresa Buhler (Patea) for Rising Eventers


Blog & News

Latest news, upcoming shows and other happenings at the Gallery



Feb 2018 Newsletter now available