A Sense of Place: Favourites from Artists Open Studios

Watt Fountain
Whanganui’s Watt Fountain, a memorial to the town’s first mayor, William Hogg Watt, constructed 1881.

With such a huge range of art by some very talented artists on offer, it isn’t easy to pick out favourites from Artists Open Studios, but I wanted to highlight the work of two artists whose work I particularly loved for their sense of place. Sadly, as photography is banned at AOS I’m unable to post pictures of the specific paintings that caught my eye, but I hope by giving a description and posting a few pictures which the artists in question have made available online that I’ll be able to give you an idea of what I’m talking about. Continue reading “A Sense of Place: Favourites from Artists Open Studios”