Artists & Groups

From Central Otago

Profiles

Marie Velenski

Old Cromwell Historic Precinct, Melmore tce, Cromwell

Fused glass jewellery, small framed works and wire work. I have been experimenting with glass fusing since 1999. I am self taught. I locked myself away in the garden shed with my …

  • Weeping Mountains - acrylic, framed

Esther Dexter

Gallery: 141 Fay Lane, Queensberry, Rapid # 141 Fay Lane, Queensberry, RD 3 Cromwell.

Esther is an award winning artist with a love of the outdoors. Strong design elements feature in most of her work, along with simple lines and minimalistic colour combinations. …

  • a page of incantations (2011) - wall sculpture - acrylic paint & varnish on mdf (available for sale) (130 x 78 x 3cm)

Megan Huffadine

12 Miners Terrace, Bannockburn

Bannockburn based artist Megan Huffadine has a BFA in Fine Arts from Canterbury University as well as a BA in Anthropology from Otago University. Megan has many years experience …

Richard Parsons

Gallery: Parson's Residence Waikerikeri Valley, 627 Waikerikeri Valley Rd, RD1, Alexandra

Richard Parsons is an artist and farmer from Waikerikeri Valley, Clyde, Central Otago.Richard has been painting for the past 30 years . He achieved 1st place in the Blossom …

Maurice Middleditch

Gallery: Aurum Gallery, Corner of Lawrence and Short Streets., RD 2 Bannockburn

Maurice Middleditch is a landscape artist who works in oil and watercolour. His work can be seen in the Canterbury Museum and the Antarctic Visitors Centre at Christchurch …

  • Startled Rabbit

Eric Schusser

4 Larch Crescent, Alexandra 9320

Photography has fascinated me since I was a boy and watched my father taking photographs and printing in his darkroom. It was a special time of walking and talking together along …

Malcolm Macpherson

7 View Road, Bridge Hill, Alexandra.

Malcolm Macpherson is a studio furniture maker re-establishing a commercially-capable workshop in Alexandra. Still only part-time, he specialises in small scale projects and …

Marion VIALADE

5 Aronui Rd, Bridge Hill, Alexandra 9320

I’m an artist made in France! No diplomas, no art school, just me, a real self-taught artist. As far as I can remember, I always loved drawing but being the oldest child of …

Helen Blair

133 Nelsen Ridge Road, RD 3, Springvale, Alexandra, Central Otago

I like to paint with a painting knife and some brushwork, creating textural impressionist style work.  I see tapestries of colour in the dense mossy forests, wild-flowered …

  • Making Their Mark - Maori Girl III - Acrylic and Gold Leaf on Oak Board (1100 x 1100)

Jenny Mehrtens

Gallery: Jenny Mehrtens Artist, 10 Bush Creek Road, Arrowtown, (by appointment)

Jenny Mehrtens is an Arrowtown based artist, primarily a painter, she has had several group and solo exhibitions and her work can be found in private collections worldwide."I …