Michael Smither was born in New Plymouth in 1939. He studied at the Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland 1959-1960. He held his first solo exhibition in Auckland in 1961, and has presented numerous solo exhibitions. He has featured in group exhibitions in New Zealand, Washington and Sydn » Read
Basia completed a Visual Communication Design Diploma at Wellington Polytechnic in 1981 and a Postgraduate Diploma in Printmaking at Camberwell School of Art and Craft, London in 1988.
Recently, Basia has taught printmaking at Wellington Massey University School of Fine Arts and Design and in 2007 » Read
This collection of work I've called Squash came about as a natural progression from my previous series called fruit. Both were inspired by time spent in the Middle East and old pottery from that region.
Wellington 2008 » Read
Over the course of her career, Karen's dedication to landscape painting has coincided with her desire to travel.
The underlying theme of Karen's work is a love of country and nature. It gives us pause to probe our relationship with our surroundings. her landscapes evoke our sense of belonging or al » Read