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NZ mural artist with a difference

I’m told the difference is the rare combination of talent and reliability!
These are a few of my recent works.

some of my recent NZ murals

Here’s a backyard wall I painted at a modern Coromandel holiday home:

I’ve been doing several murals at Rotorua Primary School. Tangaroa:

Tane Mahuta:

Forces of nature:

Here’s a wall painted in collaboration with primary school students:
Auckland school mural
An old school Waikiki theme, poolside in Auckland:

Various pieces for “Mr Tanaka”, an amazing Yakitori restaurant in Ellerslie:

An office feature wall for a council contracting company:

Another one for BurgerFuel, in Pt Chev:

…and a fun NWA mural.  Went straight into the pool room!

NZ Graffiti Murals

Some of my murals are in the graffiti style, which is where I first stared, but I enjoy the challenges of painting a wide variety of subjects.

This Auckland cafe mural is influenced by Art Nouveau:

… and this DJ booth in Hong Kong is in a graffiti style:

Pop art in design company’s office:

NZ nature is a popular theme.  This is a townhouse in Hamilton:

Two low walls at a school in Tokoroa:

Dwarves on the Pelorus river at a backpackers in Havelock:

A kid’s pool mural in a cartoon style:

Graphic styles in an office call centre:

A company vehicle mural in an office:

… and a boardroom mural with graffiti lettering:

all kinds of NZ murals

It’s another busy summer!  Here are a selection of my recent wall paintings.

A fairytale school mural:

Some work for Orbit Travel’s Auckland office:

A Springtime forest theme for a formerly grey wall in Newmarket:

Another piece for Crossfit Newmarket gym:

A garden shed:

New Cali-Mex Bar & Grill in Hong Kong:

Barfoot and Thompson’s Remuera office exterior:

Feature wall for Vape Crew Penrose store:

Home driveway mural:

Strong Side gym in West Auckland:

Painted with Elliot Stewart, a new attraction at Spookers:

…and lastly, here’s some graffiti styles:

NZ Mural Season

I’ve been facing plenty of rain delays lately, but the warm weather is returning!  Here’s some recent works.

An internal courtyard Mediterranean-themed trompe l’oeil:

This one was in collaboration with Paul Walsh:
Not all work is weather-dependant, such as chalkboards…

Surfboard art for renowned paint-marker brand Posca:


…and some special effects texture painting:

NZ Murals in the Autumn

It’s getting colder, but I’m not slowing down!  Here’s some of my latest work, firstly another feature wall for Gables restaurant:

Auckland mural

A quick graffiti piece I painted last month in Soho, Hong Kong:

Hong Kong graffiti

This is next one is up high in the flagship shop of NZ’s largest art supplies retailer, Gordon Harris:

art shop mural

This next graffiti piece is for a forthcoming new NZ TV series, they requested it to look authentic and not too detailed!

film set graffiti

A picture of my homeland on the garage door of MapCo in Tauranga:

garage mural

Another restaurant feature wall, this is in “Deco” in Titirangi, a reproduction of an old newspaper clipping.  Yes, this is hand-painted!

restaurant feature wall

And lastly, neither a mural nor graffiti, this a sand sculpture of a Maui dolphin with snapper in foreground, created with my talented colleagues Paul Walsh and Elliot Stewart out at Piha beach.

NZ sand sculpture

NZ murals Season’s Greetings

A big thank you to all my customers for a wonderful year, expect even more from me in 2015!  Here’s the last batch of NZ murals and art for the year… time for some Summer holidays 🙂

NZ childrens muralAuckland kindy mural Tairua beach mural

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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 for days!

Man, I been busy as… here’s some of my recent art on walls.  This first one is for one of my long-time clients The Radio Network, a feature wall in their boardroom of their Northland offices, Whangarei.

TRN North 1TRN North 2
Next, an outdoor playground mural for Redhills Community Kindy in Massey:

Redhills Kindy

…and another mural for LYC, this one in “Checkmate” gentlemen’s club in Wellington.

LYC Checkmate