NZ Art Fabulosity
I'M LOVING... New Zealand art. I majored in Art History (& English Lit) at Uni, so in 1996 after cutting my teeth as a Curatorial Assistant at the Southland Museum & Art Gallery, I packed my bags and moved from one end of the country to the other to try and get a job at mecca - The Auckland Art Gallery Toi O Tamaki. Luckily I managed to get a job on the front desk, then as a Gallery Assistant at both the AAG & the brand new NEW Gallery annex. I got to join the NEW Gallery crew during the…
Shane Hansen is a Maori Artist based in Aotearoa New Zealand. He creates original paintings, limited edition prints and a range of objects and products. His artwork is mostly themed around native birds, his heritage and connection to the land.