A haven for art and creativity in a stunning location overlooking the Collingwood estuary in arty Golden Bay at the tip of the South Island of New Zealand.
Explore the Art Gallery filled with Golden Bay inspired original paintings, prints and works on paper, fine art limited edition giclee prints and handmade stationery. A careful curated selection of artisan homewares, including linen tea towels, canvas shopping bags, glass and ceramics compliment the visual art.
Extend your art practice with Art Workshops in the light-filled art studio. Nestled on the hill, amongst native bush and with views over the estuary and mountains, Art Haven is the ideal venue for inspiration, creativity and artistic development. Art Haven offers weekly painting classes, weekend workshops and week-long painting intensives, with painter Lisa Chandler and guest tutors from around New Zealand.
Escape to Art Haven Cottage – a charming, art-filled space perfect for 2, surrounded by native bush and with mountain and estuary views. The cottage includes a comfy seating area, queen bed, kitchenette with kettle, toaster, microwave, bar fridge and tea/coffee supplies, dining table and ensuite. Outdoor BBQ available. Continental or ‘cook your own’ BBQ breakfast supplies available.
The Art Haven experience is all about art, about living creatively, and about loving & respecting the stunning environment of Golden Bay.
For artists and art lovers who want to experience, extend and escape!