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Born Melbourne Australia 1946, emigrated to New Zealand 1974.


RMIT, Melbourne: 1968 (illustration)

Elam School of Fine Arts, Auckland University: Post Graduate Diploma, 2001. Master Fine Arts, Painting, 2003.

Creative profile:

Painting since 1969. Extensive solo and group exhibition history, and awards exhibition participation in New Zealand. Works held in Napier Museum and EIT Collections, the James Wallace Arts Trust and private collections in NZ and internationally.


Lecturer in Visual Arts, IDEAschool (formerly Visual Arts & Design School), EIT/Te Pukenga, Hawke’s Bay, since 1992. Undergraduate, and Post-graduate teaching.