The Ability to Blow themselves up

I just read an article on Stuff.com which describes a new artwork in the Auckland Art Gallery. It was called The Ability to Blow themselves up. The article questions whether or not this particular “performance art” can indeed be considered art. well I just wanted to put my two cents in and to say I

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Early Sketches – Portraits

In the beginning my art began with sketching images. I can actually remember the very first time I ever picked up a pencil and grabbed a piece of paper with the intention of producing a picture of something. I was six and my Dad had sat down at the kitchen table in our family home

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My First three Oil Paintings

Before going to Polytech to study Fine arts I had only ever used Acrylic paint and Watercolour paints, but never Gouache and only attempted Oil paints twice, so I was actually very intimidated and also excited to be taught how to use these two mediums, especially Oil paints. My very first attempt with oil paints on my

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