Paintings

In this category you will find exhibited work in acrylics. Caroline’s strong use of colour, composition and drawing also feature in the categories THE LOOKING SPACE, ILLUSTRATION and TEXSTYLES.

Acrylic and pencil on paper

2018 : The biannual ADAM PORTRAIT AWARD at the NZ Portrait Gallery is a quality exhibition to be included in. This year my portrait of Sara Scott “The Potter”, was accepted and will be on tour throughout New Zealand over the next year.

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A project with The Paper Rain Project designing and painting on a blank skateboard. “I.C.U’ acrylics on wood.

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PETERS DOIG ART AWARD 2016 : “Tu Mai Ra” receives the Supreme Award. This portrait in acrylics on canvasboard impressed the judges particularly with the emotions and life expressed through the face and hands.

Tu Mai Ra

Winner of the Peters Doig Supreme Art Award 2016

Winner of the Peters Doig Supreme Art Award 2016

acrylic on canvas

“SON” acrylics on clothboard. Selected for the 2013 NZ National Portrait Award

CAMEOS : new series of monochromatic paintings using gouache, acrylics, pencil and ballpoint pen on shaped board.

'Traveller' mixed media

‘Traveller’ mixed media

'Spin' mixed media

‘Spin’ mixed media

'Solo mixed media

‘Solo mixed media

'Jump' mixed media

‘Jump’ mixed media

'Crossing the Dateline' mixed media ‘Crossing the Dateline’ mixed media[/caption]

Caroline with "Half Light" - acrylics on clothboard. Awarded 5th prize at Peters Doig exhibition 2015, Marlborough NZ.

“Half Light” receives Highly Commended at the Peters Doig Award 2015

'Half Light'

‘Half Light’ : acrylics on clothboard.

IT DOES NOT MATTER (IF NO-ONE SEES IT) - based on a poem acrylics on board 300 x 450 mms It does not matter (if no-one sees it)

This series is inspired by the poetry of Buddhist philosopher and writer, Daisaku Ikeda

with a heart unendingly tall email

With a heart unendingly tall

on a clear night of passing

On a clear night of passing

COMPASSION – COURAGE – WISDOM

WHEN IF NOT NOW -  acrylics on board 380 x 300 mms

WHEN IF NOT NOW

NEVER UNTIL NOW -  acrylics on board 380 x 300 mms

NEVER UNTIL NOW

NOW WHERE LAND - acrylics on board 600 x 380 mms

WHERE NOW LAND

flock around the clock

Flock around the Clock (commissioned)

Book Cover

Bookcover for publication about Chinese immigrants in New Zealand

Marlborough Wine Map

Poster size map of the Marlborough region showing wineries in situ. Commissioned

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One thought on “Paintings

  1. Found the website.
    How serendipitous you have two ‘Karanga’ paintings! Particularly enjoy the Wellington one (especially with that riroriro whakatauki), and the Earthmothers
    Enjoyed meeting and talking with you this afternoon
    Ka kite i a koe a tērā noho ki Omakai i Haratua
    Na
    Kate

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