Exhibitions and Events

Lake House Arts presents a vibrant and engaging exhibition program profiling artists and groups that are both nationally and locally recognized as well as community based and local artistic talents. Our exhibition program strives to represent a wide range of visual art mediums, including historical and multi-cultural themes with links to a selection of regional and local, arts and cultural events. The exhibition program is accompanied by a range of public programes including artist’s talks, exhibition tours and art workshops for adults and children. 

Lake House Arts has several exhibition spaces: The Becroft Gallery, The Cafe Gallery, The Tindall Room, the Art Capsule, Pop up Studio, the upstairs Harcourts Heritage Homes and buildings exhibition hallway. We also collaborate with a network with external organizations and businesses to provide a a wider exhibition opportunity to our members and artists, these include Spenser on Byron and the Pump House Theater. 

Place Making: New Residents' Showcase

Sunday 16 February 2020 - Friday 28 February 2020

16th Feb - 28th Feb 2020

Opening Celebration Sunday 16th February 4pm 

To welcome our new Artists in Residence, we present the Lake House Residents‘ Showcase, ’Place Making’. This official introduction of our artists’ work to the Lake House Community, includes work by; Alice Cuillin, Tania Parrott, Jeannine Friedrich and Catherine Farquhar (showing the Ogle Gallery). Diverse in style and genre, these four artists celebrate the broad spectrum of art inspired by Lake House Arts.

Veiw their catalogue of works here.



EMERGENT: SEE II - Emerging Artists Exhibition and Award

Sunday 1 March 2020 - Friday 13 March 2020

1st - 13th March 2020 Becroft Gallery

Join us for the Opening and Award Ceremony of EMERGENT: SEE II on the 1st March 4pm


EMERGENT: SEE II is the second year for the Lake House Arts initiative to support emerging visual artists. 

Guest Curator Marion Breinhorst invites Tertiary Art Students and recent Graduates to participate in EMERGENT: SEE II, the inaugural Lake House Arts Emerging Artist Awards and Exhibition open to all forms of art including-  

Judged Categories - Painting, Print Media, Photography, Film and Video, Virtual, Sculptural, Fashion, Drawing  

EMERGENT: SEE provides cash prizes for each category from a total prize pool valued at $3,000. 




A Love Letter to My Mother; Parts of A Whole - Cafe Solo Show by Brunelle Dias

Sunday 1 March 2020 - Friday 13 March 2020

1st - 13th March 2020 Ogle Gallery

Join us for the opening ceremony for Brunelle Dias' solo show 1st March 4pm

Brunelle Dias (born 1998, India) has majored in the field of Painting at the Auckland University of Technology, receiving her BVA in 2019. Her works underscore the hybrid nature of migration as she uses paint as a language to traverse borderless understandings of dwelling between both Eastern and Western Frameworks.

Her works are presented in our Ogle Gallery in the cafe space and accompany our EMERGENT: SEE II exhibition as part of Brunelle being awarded the 2019 EMERGENT: SEE winners prize.




Lake House Arts Centre

37 Fred Thomas Drive,
Takapuna, Auckland 0622

Phone: 09 486 4877

Email: info@lakehousearts.org.nz

Opening hours

Office/Reception/Shop Hours
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm
Not open on weekends.

Gallery Hours
Tuesday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm,
Monday, Saturday & Sunday 10:30am - 2pm

Cafe Hours
Tuesday - Friday Open from 8am - 4pm
Saturday - Monday Open from 8:30am - 3pm
Mondays are coffee and counter food only.

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