Artists & Groups

From Central Otago

Profiles

Denis Litchfield

22 Bringans St, Alexandra

Denis Litchfield is a gem cutter who specialises in Australian Sapphires and Zircons. He travels each year to his own mining claim in the remote Anakie gem fields of Central …

  • Model Sleeping - Oil (100cm x 100cm)

Liz Kempthorne

Picton

Liz Kempthorne is a contemporary artist who now lives in Picton but still maintains strong connnections with Central Otago. She paints the familiar environment but with a personal …

  • Terreno Grigio

Gretl Barzotto

241 Mc Arthur Rd, Springvale, Central Otago

Gretl Barzotto was raised in Aotearoa New Zealand and spent many years around mountains and lakes in the North and South Islands. Connection to nature in vast open landscapes is …

Sheena Lassen

213 Scotland Street, Roxburgh

Born and educated in Christchurch Sheena Lassen lived in Palmerston North for ten years then near Culverden in North Canterbury for twenty three. Moved to Roxburgh, Central Otago …

  • Shades - Acrylic on canvas (90 x 120)

Odelle Morshuis

Gallery: Odelle Morshuis Studio/Gallery/Cellar Door, 128 Cairnmuir Rd, RD 2 Cromwell 9384

Odelle Morshuis has a studio and gallery at her home in Bannockburn. The gallery is also the Cellar door for her family wine, Ceres. Odelle has a B.A. in Art History and Design …

  • Woman washing her hair - Charcoal (29 x 35)

Sally Jory

Millers Flat Central Otago

I have always loved drawing and have enjoyed it ever since I was a child. Portraiture is one of my main areas of interest. I particularly enjoy dry media, but also work in …

  • Bringing in the Firewood - Lime Wood

Murray Sheppard

Gallery: Home Gallery, 1 Maddison Lane, Off Waenga Drive, Cromwell

Murray's father owned his own furniture design/ cabinet making business so from an early age Murray was fortunate to spend hours having fun in his fathers workshop. After leaving …

  • Bohemian Series

Lorraine Higgins

Gallery: Lorraine's Home Gallery, 16 B Donegal Street, Cromwell

Lorraine’s atmospheric and slightly abstract-style art works, are painted in oil and mixed media giving ‘impressions’ of the Central Otago landscape and her …

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 …