Artists & Groups

From Central Otago

Profiles

Sharon Cordell

Gallery: Sorry no gallery at this address, 780 Chatto-Creek, Springvale Road, Alexandra

I first came to New Zealand 7 years ago and fell in love with its magnificent mountains, rivers, rustic homesteads and rugged terrain. My husband and I live on a small farm 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 …

  • Robert in his Studio

Robert Franklin

Gallery: Fusion Ceramics, 434 Bannockburn Road, RD 2 Cromwell

At his studio in Bannockburn near Cromwell Robert produces a select range of ceramic art pieces. Raku firing, beautiful glazes and interesting surface treatments have always been …

  • The comrades of the Constructivist Teapot Collective achieve their weekly quota 1 - Ceramic

Marion Mewburn

5 Beaumont Station Road, Millers Flat

I have been potting for 20 years now. In 1996 I started making teapots, first in Waitati, north of Dunedin, then here in Millers Flat. I have had two solo-shows of teapots in …

  • Golden Land - acrylic on wood relief

Jenny Chisholm

Gallery: Gallery of Fine Arts, Queenstown. Wanaka Art Centre (by appointment), 59 Aubery Road, Wanaka

Jenny spent a number of years living and working overseas, including Australia, England, Vietnam, Malaysia and recently India. In 2009 she returned to Central Otago and has based …

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 …

  • The Hut Poolburn Dam - mixed media (38cm x 60cm)

Melanie Eade

17a Holloway St, Clyde

My background in fine art, graphic design and retail design is strongly reflected in my recent works. The use of form and line, such as buildings, bridges and the use of …

Michelle Aplin

Gallery: Chicken Wire Creations, 779 Ardgour Rd, Tarras, Central Otago

Michelle's wire creations are proving popular at hotels, shops, markets and garden centres in the region. Commissions are welcome and stock of popular characters are normally …

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 …

Gail de Jong

Bannockburn

Art has always been the focus of my working life. After attending Art School in Dunedin and gaining a Diploma in Fine Art, I began teaching at Timaru Girls High School. I …