Shona Moller, Kia ora Picasso
Image: Artwork by Shona Moller, Kia ora Picasso 

The Kāpiti Arts Trail showcases the wonderful visual arts that abounds on the Kāpiti Coast. The arts trail weekend took place on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 November 2014 - and thousands of people came. 

Visitors were offered a range of experiences, from meeting artists in their studios, exploring the diversity within the arts and artisan hubs, or taking a break at one of the participating cafés.

The trial included two new hubs: Ngā Purapura in Ōtaki and the Southward Theatre Auditorium in Otaihanga.

Studio Artists

This year over 66 artists welcomed visitors to their studios during the arts trail weekend.  For artist details and studio locations, go here.   

Arts & Artisans Hubs

There were 19 Arts and Artisans Hubs from Raumati to Ōtaki open to visitors this year. For artist details and Hub locations, go here.

Cafes and Galleries

Many visitors enjoyed breaks at cafes and galleries.  For artist details, and café and gallery locations, go here.

Previous arts trails

A collection of images from previous years arts trails can be found here.


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Kāpiti Arts Trail

Saturday 15 and  Sunday
16 November 2014

Kāpiti Arts Trail brochure (PDF, 17 pages, Mb)

Arts trail contact details

Kāpiti Coast District Council
Private Bag 60601
Paraparaumu 5254

Telephone: 04 2964 700
Freephone: 0800 486 486