Hamilton to Hong Kong

Here are some of my recent works.  Firstly, some of the Cali-Mex restaurants in Hong Kong:

Hong Kong mural 1

Hong Kong mural 2

A local mural on some water tanks at a private residence:

water tank mural

…and as always, creche murals for days!Auckland creche mural

Hamilton mural

playground mural

creche mural

 

Graffiato Taupo 2014

graffiato taupo muralWhat a lovely weekend down the line for one of NZ’s premier street art/mural painting events, Graffiato in Taupo.  My mural depicts the goddess Aphrodite as a European tourist in Taupo, referencing the renaissance painting Botticelli’s Venus.

Super Sharp Murals

My pals at Sharp Decorating had an office view of a cold concrete wall.. not any more!

nz mural 1

 

nz mural 2
This recent flax-themed mural I painted was filmed so you can see a bit of my process!  Thanks to Sharp Decorating and Auckland Airport.

Murals graffiti art for everyone!

I’ve manged to get photos of a couple of my pieces from a while back and some fresh ones.. All these murals graffiti art paintings are in Auckland.

These panels are at Manurewa West Primary School:

school mural 1

school mural 2

 

school mural 3
This banner was for a company called Stowers exhibition stand backdrop, featuring caricatures of their staff… not something I do too often!
Stowers banner
This native flax scenery-scape is in the back carpark of Ibis Hotel, Auckland Airport:
Auckland Airport hotel mural
And lastly, a comic fan commissioned me to paint some classic characters on these panels:
comic art paintings

 

Wall art and more

Here’s some of my pieces form the last week or two.

Another office feature wall for Perceptive Research, this one’s in their boardroom:

NZ office art
This one’s an interior mural in an enclosed space, where I’ve created the illusion of french doors opening out to the harbour:

feature wall art

A monster truckin’ Happy Birthday banner:

Auckland birthday banner
…and another difficult-to-photograph piece for Auckland’s Monsoon Poon Restaurant, this one’s in the ladies room.

Ladies room

 

Winter warming graffiti art

Spring is starting to spring, which means outdoor mural season is nearly here!  I was fortunate to go do some graffiti art in a chain of shops in the warmth of Hong Kong, and plenty of other bits and pieces here too…

A background for Buddha in a backyard:

backyard Buddha

A power box outside Edukid’s creche in Manukau, with part of a large fence mural visible behind it:

creche power box
A blackboard down at Conservatory bar:
Conservatory rant
And a super duper birthday banner for a lucky kid:
Superhero birthday banner

Murals and travel

I just had a lovely relaxing week in Queenstown… before that, painted these two murals in Taupo:

Taupo troutTotara Taupo mural
Here’s a chalkboard for a new cafe just round the corner from where I live in Newton, Auckland:

Cafe chalkboard

And now I’m off to do some art work in one of the greatest cities of the world.. Hong Kong!!

more new art

Here’s some more of my recent work…

An office feature wall for cutting-edge research company Perceptive:

perceptive office mural
A power box in Newmarket, based on an old NZ stamp design:

kiwi power box
..and the front wall of Junior Junction creche:Junior Junctiontuatara

 

Birthday banners and more

Another simple piece for Crossfit Kia Maia Hold Fast gym..

Crossfit Kia Maia
A graffiti canvas, 1200 x 1500mm for a young man with the sweet last name “King”…

graffiti on canvas

…and a couple of recent birthday banners:

Frozen birthday banner21st banner