Welcome to the OAS Website

The earliest art society to be established in New Zealand, and now operatiing
on the first floor of the handsome, historic Dunedin Railway Station.

Here you will find a Sales Gallery, our Permanent Collection and our four galleries.

We hold regular exhibitions of artist members' work, as well as
corporate-sponsored exhibitions open to artists further afield within New Zealand.

All are open for public viewing.  

We are open 10am till 4pm, every day.



Merry Christmas to everyone, home and abroad.
Here, at home we intend to have a sunny and warm Christmas Day. 
But to those who look forward to a white Christmas, may it be everything you hope for.

Our galleries will be open through to 23 December. Then on the following dates:
29, 30 December        2 January 2015     From 5 January we are open everyday.
Times are all as normal: 10am - 4pm

Trash & Treasure Rummage Sale

14 December: Hope Gallery from 10.00am

books and magazines (technical) matt board offcuts and full sheets
picture frame moulding offcuts folding easel
quality coloured pencil set discounted paints
large portfolio carry case (86cm wide x 63cm high) watercolour brushes ($2 each)
watercolour paper etching/printmaking supplies 
pieces of zinc, lino, plastic; odd tools; shellac; quality paper etc!


Never a Week Goes By 


A travelling exhibition from the South Otago Museum in Balclutha.
This is a World War One Centenary event.  Dates to be advised

March out of Summer

13 March - 12 April
This is one of our traditional exhibitions, open to all artist members. We will post details in the new year.

Receiving Day Sunday 8th March, 4 – 6pm.
Out of town to be received by Friday 6th March.
Entry Form

Members' Meetings

These will resume early in the new year.
Watch this space!