The mirror of my universe

My work lays bare more inadequacies and raw emotions than it was intended to reveal. In my mind I have achieved a convincing illusion of visible reality and in this website I am reassembling all my 'seeing', 'doing' and 'thinking' into a mirror of my own universe.
Landscapes
My House on a Hill

My House on a Hill

Part of the Female Landscape Series. The female landscape portrayed in a fantasy reality showing my house on a hill where I can be one with nature.
New Beginnings

New Beginnings

In this painting the landscape is seen as the birth mother of the new day. The Pohutukawa tree with its beautiful form, along with its lovely flowers is a great inspiration when representing the New Zealand coastal landscape. If you are familiar with the Maori legend of creation you may notice the subtle hints to...
Mother Earth

Mother Earth

Part of the Female Landscape Series. Mother Earth is seen as a symbol of fertility. The Kauri tree shows the strength of nature’s growth amidst the dangers of development.
Showering Landscape

Showering Landscape

Part of the Female Landscape Series. The female landscape as seen in the shower.
Under the Sea

Under the Sea

A playful painting created for a baby room as a gift.
Window on Farm

Window on Farm

House on a hill

House on a hill

Cultural Fusion

Cultural Fusion

This work depicts the cultural diversion in New Zealand. It shows the Asian, African, European and Maori cultures fusing into one New Zealand landscape. It was exhibited in 2006 as part of the North Shore City Art Awards at the Mairangi Arts Centre.
New Zealand Landscape

New Zealand Landscape

The ferns pull the viewer into this playful portrayal of the New Zealand landscape. The motion of the iconic Pohutukawa is in harmony with the feminine rolling hills and manmade farming symbols. It is as if the artist wants to tell us nature and man can coexist in this world. The threatening element is not...
What I sea

What I sea

My expression of the New Zealand coastal landscape.