arts in the ville

arts in the ville

Sunday, 14 October 2018

yarn bombing is up

The yarn bombing is up and we are all set for this years ARTS IN THE VILLE.
Over 50 artist will have work on display for 3 days in pop up galleries and open studios in Helensville. Check out to down load the map.

Saturday, 15 September 2018

New Website for 2018

ARTS IN THE VILLE now has its own website and will soon have a Facebook page as well.
The amazing Flynn Daniel of Netnow has designed and built our website for us, you will be able to download the map and see a preview of some of the artists work at

Jacky Pieper

Jacky Pieper, one of our artists from last year has been away in France studying sculpture and will be exhibiting some of the results over this years ARTS IN THE VILLE. We cant wait to see the results of this intensive sculpture course.

Steven Valiere

Another new artist for 2018 is Steven Valiere. Alongside exhibiting his work worldwide Steven will have a number of painting on display in the war memorial hall in Helensville all weekend.

We are back for another year

2018 will be the 4th ARTS IN THE VILLE.
We have exciting new artists and a new website for 2018.

Karen St John makes amazing anthropomorphic textile sculptures that will be on display in the meeting room all weekend. Pop in and introduce yourself to these beautiful works of art.

Friday, 20 October 2017

Arts in the Ville 2017 is here

The weekend is about to start, You can pick up a hard copy of this map at the Helensville museum or the pop up gallery in the centre of town.
Come out to Helensville an follow the yarn bombed trees and the fabric arrows.

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Yarn bombing gone mad

Nothing is safe from the creative hands of Kura Geere-Watson. Kura has moved on from preparing lengths of knitting for the trees around Helensville and moved onto her outside table and chairs.
Kura will have a selection of yarn wrapped objects on show and for sale in the Up-cycle gallery on the corner of Karaka and Commercial rds, Helensville, open Sat and Sunday over Labour weekend.