In 2014 the Warwick Henderson Gallery moved from Parnell to new premises in the heart of Newmarket. The Gallery specializes in fine contemporary and period New Zealand Art. We represent many prominent NZ artists including Robyn Kahukiwa, Fatu Feu’u, Mark Wooller, Viky Garden, Justin Summerton, Rozi Demant, Chris Pole, Aaron Waghorn, Grace Wright, Jessica Ellis, Tyrone Layne, Alexander Bartleet, Amy Melchior, Rosanne Croucher, Robyn Gibson, Karen Sewell, Paul Kim, April Shin, Nick Wall, and Haneui Kim. Stock works by artists such as Fatu Feu’u, Nigel Brown, Ralph Hotere, Trevor Moffitt and Dame Louise Henderson and Sir Toss Woollaston.
The Gallery has shown over 300 exhibitions including group and solo exhibitions and retrospectives by artists such as Trevor Moffitt, Dame Louise Henderson, Keith Patterson, Philippa Blair and Kase Jackson. The Gallery has also curated unique shows such as ‘The Toy in Art’ and ‘Naive Art’, ‘The Automobile in Art’ and Early NZ Photography. The Gallery Director, Warwick Henderson has also curated two touring shows specifically for public institutions, the ‘Toy Show’ and the ‘Games Show’. The ‘Toy Show’ toured NZ public Institutions including the Auckland Museum for two years.
Every year the Gallery exhibits a group show of Gallery and other leading NZ Artists and a catalogue of New Zealand Fine Art.
The Warwick Henderson Gallery sells and ships New Zealand Art worldwide. We professionally pack and arrange all shipping and insurance. We accept most credit cards.
This Gallery prides itself on integrity and service and specializes in advice regarding the purchase, appraisal and valuation of investment and Fine Art. All works sold by us are guaranteed and certificates of Valuation and Authenticity are issued with every sale.
With over 30 years’ experience, our services include valuation for Insurance against fire, theft, and natural disaster, matrimonial and estate division, asset valuation or security. For peace of mind, contact us now.
Many artists are pleased to complete commissions required by clients. Please contact the gallery if you would like an artist to complete a unique and special work to your requirements. A 50% deposit is required for most commissions.
We operate gift registries for guests and contributors to a Wedding, Birthday or special occasion. This can be for a work jointly chosen by the guests or left open for the recipient to choose. The artwork must be a work currently in stock or a commission by one of our Gallery artists. Please contact us for further information.
International Packing and Shipping
Warwick Henderson has specialized in completing arrangements for domestic and international shipping for over 40 years – this is just another professional Service we provide.
Warwick Henderson (the Director) has been a trader, exporter and collector of art since 1979 and established Fine Art and Antique Investments (NZ) Ltd in 1980 and Warwick Henderson Gallery in 1988.
Warwick Henderson was the founder of Artex™ (The first New Zealand Art Fairs) in 1986 and initiator and co-founder of CAFADA (Contemporary & Fine Art Dealers Association, 2004-2006) and the Auckland Art Fairs in 2005. He holds a N.Z.C.C. (Customs Law N.Z.Q.A. 1977) and is a licensed Auctioneer.
Warwick has collected a wide range of art from early topographical, naive art, post-impressionism, early modern through to New Zealand contemporary art. He has written for several publications on topics from art collecting to investing in art and antique toys. He has recently written a seminal book on the New Zealand art market “Behind the Canvas – An Insider’s Guide to the Art Market” (Published New Holland 2012, Release October 2012).
Warwick Henderson also handles all fine Art valuations and appraisals for the Gallery.
Anne Gifford is the Gallery Manager and handles Exhibition Management, Sales, General Reception, Administration and Accounts. She has 15 years Sales experience and holds a Diploma in Marketing from the Auckland University Business School.