Otago Polytechnic

The Dunedin School of Art Gallery


Experience fresh, vibrant, contemporary art in Dunedin.

A visit to the Dunedin School of Art Gallery is a visual feast. Whether you are embarking on a career as an artist, thinking about studying the visual arts or want to see what artistic talent Dunedin has to offer – the Dunedin School of Art Gallery welcomes you to view our upcoming exhibitions.  

The Dunedin School of Art Gallery:

  • showcases the talent of our undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as past students, academic staff, and other schools within Otago Polytechnic
  • has a continuous programme of events scheduled throughout the year
  • operates as a teaching space for Dunedin School of Art students
  • gives our students the opportunity to present their work professionally, both to fellow students and the public
  • allows our students to engage with the work of other artists and groups.

Dunedin School of Art Gallery Opening Times

  • The Gallery is open to the public during the school year.
  • Student Exhibitions are open to the public 10.00am to 4.00pm – Monday to Friday during Semesters 1 and 2. The Gallery is not open during school holiday periods. Please check Gallery schedule for current exhibitions.

Although the Gallery is not a commercial space, at the end of each year, final-year students exhibit their works at SITE, and many works are available for sale.



Explore and experience Dunedin School of Art Gallery.


Coming up in the Gallery 2019


10 February - 21 February

Get Staffed (Again)
Staff Exhibition 2020

24 February – 28 February

Debbie Fleming
Postgraduate Season
Heavy Luggage (Ceramics)

2 March – 6 March

Angela Fisk
Postgraduate Season

 9 March – 13 March Emily Gordon
Postgraduate Season
 23 March - 27 March Simon Swale
PG Exam (Jewellery)
  Gallery closed during COVID19 - Level 4
 28 September-2 October Exhibition in association with Anthropocene Symposium
 2 November - 6 November Nightclasses Exhibition
21 November - 22 November SITE 2020