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Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

From 6 July – 1 August we have Kirsty Meynell with ‘Don’t forget your roots’ and ‘Interval’ by Angela McAlpine, Gaye Manu, Eleanor Batten and Maree Horner. Pop in to view a diverse collection of work and pick yourself up a new art piece! We look forward to seeing you there!


Become a Friend of the Lysaght Watt Gallery!

Membership is $10 per year. To sign up fill out this entry form or pop in to our gallery!

– As a Friend, you will receive our monthly newsletter, invitations to our exhibition openings and the Biennial Art Awards and the opportunity to talk with the artists. You will also receive a Friend’s only discount on art supplies at Hāwera Paper Plus.

By becoming a Friend of the Gallery, you are supporting the Lysaght Watt Gallery to:

– Establish a high profile gallery in Hāwera and support the initiatives of other art groups within the South Taranaki District with provision of exhibition spaces
– Facilitate economic development opportunities for the arts in South Taranaki
– Provide opportunities for creative expression and artistic celebration by interaction between artists and the community
– Increase access to expertise and education in the field of the arts




Ngā Mihi,

LWG Committee

We are a volunteer-run community venue located on the Town Square in Hawera. Our Gallery is a great space space for art exhibitions and projects, with new shows every month.


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