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.



Exhibitions & Events

OAS Annual Exhibition
13 June - 12 July

Now open to the public. See the Exhibitions Page            

Edinburgh Realty Premier Art Awards

  It's happening soon! 

The Edinburgh Realty Premier Art Awards will once again be hosted by the OAS. 
Entry Form

Third Biennial Arts Gold Awards & Exhibition

16 October to 29 November
Held a Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery, Alexandra. Run by the Central Otago District Arts Trust (CODAT) and is open to visual artists currently residing in New Zealand. Entries due 4pm Friday 18th September.
Further information go to:  www.artawards.co.nz or email:  coordinator@centralotagoarts.com

Farewell to Ness
We are sorry to be losing Ness. She has been a wonderful member of our staff in the shop, calm and always welcoming.

A Farewell to Ness She has contributed so much over the years to the success of our Sales Gallery. But she will return often as a welcome guest and helper!

Next Members' Meeting: 18th June, 7.00pm
At Hope & Sons premises: 523 Andersons Bay Road.
To view their extensive art collection. Supper to follow.
The Hope family are wonderful supporters of the Otago Art Society.
Meetings are held 3rd Thursday most months in the Hope Gallery.