THE MERCURY BAY ART ESCAPE
..is a self-drive Open Studio Tour centred around the beautiful coastal area of Mercury Bay, which encompasses the towns of Tairua, Hahei, Hot Water Beach, Whitianga, Kuaotunu and Otama Beach. The 2014 Open Studio weekends are March 1 & 2 and March 8 & 9...
but you can make an appointment to visit our artist members at any time of the year! Contact details are on all the artist's pages.
Please note: the Opening Night event at Hot Waves Cafe on Feb. 28th 2014 has SOLD OUT.
The 2014 MERCURY BAY ART ESCAPE TOUR
...launches at Hot Waves Cafe, Hot Water Beach on Friday February 28th, with a month-long 'Taste of the Tour' Showcase exhibition. Tickets will be available at the end of 2013 for this much-anticipated creative and social event!
The Open Studio weekends are March 1 & 2 and March 8 & 9
.... but you can contact any of our artists year-round. Plan a trip to this beautiful part of the Country and get in touch with your favourite Mercury Bay artists: make an appointment to see their studios and artwork. Go to the ARTISTS tab above and view all of our members.
New Guide: With 16 new artists this year, the 2013 Guide is a must-have publication which includes year-round contact details and information on our artists. Click here for more information or click here to purchase.