The 2022 Corcoran French Kaiapoi Art Expo will be our 16th expo and an expo not to miss!
Block out the weekend of July 16th and July 17th, open from 10am to 5pm at the Kaiapoi Club, Raven Quay, gold coin entry.
Come check out hundreds of artworks from over 100 Waimakariri artists all under one roof including painting, photography, ceramics, woodwork and more.
On display is a varied array of artistic interpretations of life in our community through the skills of painters, potters, weavers, jewellers and sculptors. Whether the medium is clay, metal, paper, canvas or fabric the result will be sure to fascinate anyone interested in the expression of art in its many forms.
Plus on Saturday Have-A-Go at being an artist for the day by visiting the very popular Have-A-Go event downstairs at the Kaiapoi Club 10am to 3pm. There will be various mediums of art where you can have a go! Pottery, painting, photography, weaving and more.
If that isn’t enough to entice you out to Kaiapoi, the Blackwell’s carpark will be host once again to the now famous Live Ice Sculpting event kicking off at 12.30pm. This is followed by the Blackwell’s Fire and Ice market 5pm to 8pm.
The Kaiapoi Art Expo offers emerging artists, from beginners to professionals and crafts people an opportunity to display and develop their talents. We offer a unique environment and opportunity for artists who thrive on the ability to interact with other artists, visitors and allied art groups.
We invite you to join us in this supportive, social and inspirational environment celebrating our local arts and artists. A comprehensive catalogue is available as you enter the Kaiapoi Art Expo.