| METRO GALLERY
Metro Gallery is a photo gallery for photographers of all levels, situated in Auckland City. This completely new concept, is based on a vision of helping talented photographers achieve their creative goals.
The purpose of Metro Gallery is to foster and showcase New Zealand artists, with a powerful contribution to the educating and acknowledging the cultural life of New Zealand and linking with other cultures from all over the world.
Metro Gallery’s vision is to open up art, for everyone, whilst reducing barriers for access.
‘Metro Gallery is the hub for generating great inspiring thoughts and provision of education through practical interaction for Tāmaki-makau-rau’
| Our Values
Welcome Nau Mai, Haere Mai - We see you, we welcome you as a person
Respect Manaaki – We respect, nurture and help each other grow
Together Angamua – Together we grow and inspire others
Innovation and Growth Auaha - We aspire creativity
The gallery area is extremely spacious and well lit, and is showcasing both leading and emerging photographers art. With it's 160 m2 and 10 accessible walls, amateurs as well as professionals can access as many walls as needed for the exact exhibition they have in mind.
Available onsite is both a professional scanner and the latest A2 printing technology, with exclusive choices of premium and archive gallery paper. Our team is more than happy to assist you in scanning film negatives, doing test prints and comparing papers, making the process of setting up your exhibition easier and more enjoyable.
Metro Gallery is linked to our onsite cafe, Metro Cafe. Where you can try some of Auckland’s finest coffee.
Our newly renovated venue is located on 222 Hobson st which is within Auckland CBD.
Street parking is available on Hobson street until 4pm. Free parking on sundays.
Alternatively bus services to the central city runs from most Auckland suburbs, which will leave you with a short walk of 5 minutes to the gallery.