The Friends of the Gallery are a membership group with a strong connection to the more social side of the art world.

Join or Renew Online Swingiest Fund

As a Friend of the Govett-Brewster/Len Lye Centre you will receive invitations to social functions and special events

Your annual subscription to the Friends will bring you closer to the Gallery, and offer a range of benefits and exclusive opportunities to be involved in the art and the action.


Friends benefits include:

Free access to Gallery Exhibitions

Exclusive invitations to Friends events and social functions

Discounted entry to the Gallery's Cinema (excludes film festivals and special events)

Discounted entry to regular Monica Brewster Evenings

10% discount at the Govett-Brewster Shop

Discounted membership to New Plymouth Film Society

Subscription to the Friends regular e-news



Friends of the Govett-Brewster
Govett-Brewster Art Gallery / Len Lye Centre
Private Bag 2025
New Plymouth 4342
Aotearoa New Zealand


Chris Herlihy


Bruce Gatward-Cook (Vice-President, Treasurer)
Agata Oleksiak (Secretary)
Carol Boyle
Nigel Jones
Kelly Loney
Mary Perrott