Latest Update - December 2014
What's Coming Up
* New Light boxes and Neon - check it out on my Paintings for Sale page.
With these new pieces I'm moving away from only using conventional 'artists' materials of simply oil paint on canvas or wood. Playing with light is proving to be very fulfilling.
* Commissions, Commissions, Commissions - Dec 2014 to Feb 2015
Nothing like having deadlines of Christmas and New Year to complete some exciting commissioned work for my clients.
* Open Studio - Miramar Arts Train Weekend 28th February and 1st March 2015
Once again, as part of the Miramar Peninsular Arts Trail, my studio (as well as 20 other Artists) will be open over these dates. I will have a new collection of paintings and lightboxes to show.
What's Recently Been Happening
AUCKLAND Solo Exhibition
Allpress Gallery - Auckland CBD
It was great to reconnect with Auckland after a hiatus period of eleven years.
My theme was 'Home Addiction' and explored our nation's unique and idealistic desire to own our own block of land. The exhibition featured over 20 paintings on large rounds, canvases, light-boxes and installation pieces.
NZ House and Garden Magazine Home Tour
My home, studio and art has been featured in the November issue of NZ House and Garden Magazine - click here to read
In support of the article and to raise funds for the Cancer Society and Look Good Feel Better my home/studio was one of 10 homes (including Government House) open on the day. 1200 people visited our home and studio with over $300,000 raised for the Cancer Society.
My Studio - 22 Falkirk Avenue, Seatoun, Wellington
I have moved into my new studio. Much more space and fantastic light.
Window/shop front on main road in Seatoun Village Shops
Thanks to the kindness of Jilly at ‘The Best Little Bookshop’ in Seatoun, I now have a new window/studio front on the main road in Seatoun Village. My plan is to change my artwork every few weeks. Here’s how it currently looks: