2019 World of WearableArt Awards Show

Many of you will be pleased to know that we are in full swing, creating the next World of WearableArt Awards Show. 

Make sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to keep up to date.

The 2019 show season will run from 26 SEPT 2019 – 13 OCT 2019.
Tickets will go on sale from the World of WearableArt website on 01 FEB 2019.

Preferential period opens 1st Feb.
General sales 1st March.


Thursday 26 September

Evening Show

Opening Night

 Friday 27 September

Evening Show

Awards Night

Saturday 28 September

Evening Show

Sunday 29 September

Evening Show

Thursday 3 October

Evening Show

Friday 4 October

Evening Show

Saturday 5 October

Matinee & Evening Show

Sunday 6 October

Matinee & Evening Show

Subject to change
Wednesday 9 & Thursday 10 October

Evening Show

Friday 11 October

Evening Show

Saturday 12 October

Matinee & Evening Show

Sunday 13 October

Matinee Show



2019 Ticket Prices

Platinum $189.00
Premium $145.00
Standard $99.00
Restricted View $50.00

Additional fees apply.

For full ticket purchase terms and conditions click here.


Further information on performance times and corporate hosting will be available here from mid-December. 
If you’re interested in VIP & Corporate Tables, please email Sioned@worldofwearableart.com 

We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 World of WearableArt Awards Show!


Inspired to enter?

Entries are now open for the 2019 World of WearableArt Awards.

If you’ve been inspired to enter a garment in the competition you can find all the information and inspiration you need by visiting our competition page


WOW 2018 highlights

WOW 2018 was an incredible show season in which we celebrated the 30th World of WearableArt anniversary show.

See highlights from the 2018 show season below and be inspired to join us in Wellington for WOW 2019!

For information and images of all the 2018 WOW Award winners, please click here.

2018 Supreme WOW Award Winner – WAR sTOrY, Natasha English & Tatyanna Meharry, New Zealand

Reflective Surfaces Section Second Place – Hilandera, Julio Manuel Campos Lopez, Spain

Reflective Surfaces section

2018 Cirque du Soleil Invited Artisan Award Winner – Quantum, Annabelle Widmann, Spain

Avant-garde section – Candle Dancers

Aotearoa Dancers