Art Gallery Fees

Fees & charges

Please note, all charges are GST inclusive unless indicated otherwise.

Exhibition Hire

Area - subject to contractual approval and management of the exhibition 2019/2020 (GST inclusive)
Main Gallery (per day) $40.00
Main Gallery - Community Groups (per day)$35.00
Main Gallery - Corporate Groups (per day)$80.00
Octagon Foyer (per day)$25.00
After Hours (per hour)$80.00
Exhibition Pod Hire (when not in use at Aigantighe) (each per day) $10.00

Research Fee

Description2019/2020 (GST inclusive)
First 15 minutes are free and thereafter charged per half hour at $25.00


Publication fee is per image and per print run.

Description 2019/2020 (GST inclusive)
Books, periodicals, internet 70.00
Calendars, book covers 288.00
Advertising / publicity (labels, packaging, posters) 288.00
TV programmes and commercial films (New Zealand) 288.00
TV programmes and commercial films (International) 580.00
TV commercials 580.00
Commercial still photography and filming in the Gallery 288.00

Other Art Gallery Fees and Charges*

Description2019/2020 (GST inclusive)
Gallery initiated ExhibitionsNo rental
25% commission if works are for sale
Other Exhibitions Subject to approval by Gallery Manager
Other categories will be charged at Manager's discretion
Community (non-profit groups) No commission but rental
No commission or rental charge for Friends of Aigantighe
Single artist / artist groups25% commission
Plus daily rental
Young South Canterbury solo artist 25% commission
Within minimum daily rental
Corporate / Commercial (selling) Exhibition25% commission
Plus double daily rental


  • No commission or rental charge for Friends of Aigantighe.
  • Exhibitions falling outside categories to be charged at Gallery Manager’s discretion.

Last updated: 16 Dec 2019