Paula McNeill – The Collection

Size: 40 cm x 30 cm Artwork date: 2005 Medium: Mixed media, collected items Paula lives near Tairua in the beautiful Coromandel. She specialises in abstract works and takes inspiration from the unique Coromandel landscape to create her colourful works. This piece however is simply a collection of interesting found objects.  

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Ross Lee – Lake Te Anau

Size: 51 cm x 92 cm Artwork date: 2016 Medium: Oil on stretch canvas Ross is a professional landscape artist based in the Bay of Plenty. His realistic paintings capture the beauty of nature and the peace and tranquility of the particular setting. His ability to capture the light and majestic feel of powerful skies and looming […]

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Jessica Collins – Te Ao Hurihuri

Size: 15 cm x 60 cm Artwork date: 2015 Medium: White acrylic pen on canvas paper Jessica is a past “post K” student which is one of the programmes run by FYD (Foundation for Youth Development). FYD has also run the KiwiCan programme which Treasured Art funds go towards. This piece represents the way that Aotearoa […]

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Julia Blackler – Two Cups

Size: 50 cm x 50 cm Artwork date: 2007 Medium: Oil Julia has been painting for over 25 years and is self taught. She has worked in various areas including stained glass, porcelain, spinning and wool dying. More recently she has been concentrating on painting as well as watercolour and pastel and has a varied style […]

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Lynne Brown – Light up my Life

Size: 39 cm x 36 cm Artwork date: 2015 Medium: Acrylic on board framed Lynne has been painting for a number of years enjoying the spontaneity of acrylic on canvas. She uses a layered transparent paint technique to build up and develop her abstract style. She enjoys landscape, combining the recognisable with the imaginary. This piece […]

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Ben Reid – Molesworth

Size: 55 cm x 76 cm Artwork date: 2016 Medium: Watercolour wash & graphite Ben is a mixed media artist and printmaker who lives in Hanmer Springs. His mixed media works are based on studies of historic buildings from around New Zealand that are of interest to him. Inspiration for his prints come from the fragile […]

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Raymond Jennings – Historic Wharf Street 1914

Size: 78 cm x 135 cm Artwork date: 2016 Medium: Pencil with UV varnish-wash on canvas Raymond is an Auckland based artist who is known for his colourful oil paintings, pen and ink drawings and sculpture. This pen and ink work depicting Wharf St in Tauranga in 1914 is one of a series of large works […]

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Denis Ebatarinja – Wombat Dreaming

Size: 66 cm x 72 cm Artwork date: 1980’s Medium: Oil on canvas Denis Ebatarinja now in his 80’s is an Aboriginal artist from the Northern Territory. This work from the 1980’s captures the very important spiritual and physical connection between animals and the land that Aboriginals believe exists and also features the traditional colourful dabbing […]

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Fiona Kerr Gedson – GE Mandala Mini

Size: 32 cm x 32 cm Artwork date: 2016 Medium: Pheasant and peacock feathers Fiona lives and works from her home studio near Opotiki and is a celebrated and respected member of the New Zealand art scene. Her work includes intricate weaving and collages using feathers in a fusion of Maori weaving styles and European materials. […]

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Anna Palmer – Piwakawaka and Clematis

Size: Anna Palmer Artwork date: 2016 Medium: Conte pastel on paper Anna has been a professional artist since 1989 and lives near Warkworth north of Auckland. She draws primarily in conte pastel onto black paper and uses strong colour to create energy and form. Her subject is often inspired from our bush and coastal scenes.

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