Sarah Parkinson’s illustration of five iconic Auckland mountains is abstract and geometric in its presentation but each form is immediately recognisable making it a very striking image that can be hung is many different spaces. The mountains are from top to bottom MAUNGAKIEKIE (One Tree Hill), MAUNGAREI (Mt. Wellington), OWAIRAKA (Mt. Albert), MAUNGAWHAU (Mt Eden) […]
These works come from Holly Roach’s 2018 exhibition ‘Same Same’, based around ideas of perceptions, judgments, perceived notions and stereotyping of people. Each portrait is created using the same template of a person and then different elements added to build these individual characters. Here’s an excerpt from the show catalogue written by Holly: “By starting […]
Every so often the team at Places & Graces style a shoot featuring a colour from the Resene Colour collection and the results are always fantastic, much like this 70’s retro-inspired group of shots. We can’t decide which one we love the most, they all make us want to curl up with a book and […]
Matapouri Beach is a spectacular white sand beach located on the East Coast of Northland. This scene that Guy Harkness has painted is classic Matapouri Beach as you walk up and over the dunes down on to the beach. It’s been perfectly styled for the not so typical NZ bach with a bit of character. VIEW […]
Each month we curate and pool together an IG feed of our favourite posts from the past month, we let you know what we think is worth the “double tap” so you don’t have to spend endless hours scrolling. Want more rad stuff in your IG feed, follow us @endemicworld 1. @aikorobinson 2. @finn_gerry_wilson 3. @greerclayton 4. @jayhutchinsondwt 5. […]
“Collage-making, for me, is basically an act of painting, allowing me to indulge in an appetite for immediacy.” Abe Ajay, (American artist) Megan Archer A young artist with a distinct painting style, Megan Archer uses collage as a starting point for her oil paintings. A way to get quick ideas down, play around with composition and not […]
Rakai Karaitiana was born and raised in Hastings, Hawke’s Bay and spent entire summers roaming the sand dunes and beaches of his hau kainga, Waimarama. As children, Rakai’s father taught him and his siblings how to surf and as young teenagers would load the family ford falcon station wagon and do road trips up the […]
‘Merging Faces’ is open until Friday 29th of March at Allpress Studio, 8 Drake Street, Freemans Bay, Auckland. Follow the link to event page >> “Merging Faces” Exhibition opening by New Zealand Painter Holly Schroder from endemicworld.com on Vimeo.