Hiring Works

Are the works on the CIRCUIT website available for hire?

Yes. We welcome enquiries from institutions or individuals about the works on our site, or our curated programmes. If we do not distribute the works on site directly, we can put you in touch with the artist or their representative.

Does CIRCUIT curate exhibitions and screenings?

Yes. We regularly curate for national and international venues, programming our extensive catalogue of existing works alongside new commissions. We have worked with the London Film Festival, the Oberhausen Short Film Festival, and local venues such as City Gallery Wellington Te Whare Toi and Te Uru Waitākere Contemporary Gallery.

We welcome enquiries to hire CIRCUIT to curate programming for a festival or venue.

For examples of our recent curatorial work see Projects.

Can I hire a CIRCUIT project for my gallery?

Yes. We also curate for specific contexts by request.

How much does it cost to hire CIRCUIT works?

CIRCUIT believes in paying artists a fee for each screening of their work. Hire prices vary. Cost factors may include:

  • Length of the work to be shown

  • Number of proposed screenings of the work

Length of proposed exhibition

Please include this info when you contact CIRCUIT about hiring a work or programme


Please send us an email at info@circuit.org.nz. We look forward to hearing from you.