Lets just say, collecting this selection of work to share with you was hardly a chore… Landscapes/views/streetscapes hold so much nostalgia and romance for me and as a formerly committed fan of photo realism, I have come to immensely appreciate the emotive effect of painted “impressions” of places. I think its a fascinating and beautiful thing to see an artists “take of a scene” that many others have seen before. Below you will find 8 New Zealand and Australian artists that I follow on instagram and covet to the extreme.
“Miley is my homegurl” pillowcase by Amy Blue. Seen here on Studio Home ……. It was only a month or so ago that I first posted about Australia start up; Club of Odd Volumes – but their newly ushered in round crew of artists was too good not to share! Applying their design and art to clothing, bags and homewares there is a terrific and broad range of style that will suit any boy or girl in the room. Below are some of my favourites (definitely not all the