Artist Interview: Ingrid van Heusden

Artist Interview: Ingrid van Heusden

07 June, 2017

Drawing on the idea of adornment as empowerment, Ingrid van Heusden designs and handcrafts bespoke pieces of jewellery that reflect the beauty of the natural world. Each piece of Ingrid's jewellery is handcrafted at Whau Studios in Auckland we spoke to Ingrid about how she got starting in jewellery and how her craft has evolved...

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A 'Mil' Lineal Child

A 'Mil' Lineal Child

03 June, 2017

Drawing on memories of her children growing up, Lisa Grennell creates striking artworks that draw the viewer in and encourages them to remember their own childhoods and ponder how future generation’s may not interact with nature in the same way.

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Artist Interview: Joe McMenamin

Artist Interview: Joe McMenamin

24 May, 2017

Blending organic patterns with realistic details and splashes of colour, Joe McMenamin has successfully made the transition from high school art teacher to full time artist.

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Artist Interview: Audie Wilkinson

Artist Interview: Audie Wilkinson

17 May, 2017

Producing jewellery under the name Odi Design, Audie Wilkinson started her first business as a pre-teen. We spoke to Audie about where she gains her inspiration from and what gave her the courage (and drive) to be an entrepreneur at such a young age and how she continues to develop her range.

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Something Blue - a celebration of glass and ceramics

Something Blue - a celebration of glass and ceramics

06 May, 2017

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Artist Interview: Bec Robertson

Artist Interview: Bec Robertson

14 March, 2017

Based in Orakei, Bec Robertson's works wouldn't be out of place in a storybook so rich is their narrative. Using the finest of tool Bec creates fanciful peacocks with attitude and highly detailed watercolour collages.

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Away From Home - March Exhibition

Away From Home - March Exhibition

08 March, 2017

One of Quirky Fox's most popular artists returns alongside one of their newest artists in the exhibition 'Away From Home'. 

Mixing iconic New Zealand imagery with quirky illustrative pieces, 'Away From Home' showcases the works of Justine Hawksworth and Bec Robertson. Both artists have produced works in their signature styles as well as a few more experimental pieces: peacocks in top hats sit beside lace clad churches in this eclectic exhibition.

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Artist Interview: Jen Sievers

Artist Interview: Jen Sievers

11 January, 2017

Creating bold, contemporary abstract art from her home in the Waitakere ranges, Jen Sievers somehow manages to produce artworks filled with light and energy while also juggling a career as a graphic designer and being Mum to an energetic toddler.

Quirky Fox spoke to Jen about her return to art after almost six years, her inspiration and the importance of housework...

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Artist Interview: A Christmas Twist

Artist Interview: A Christmas Twist

30 November, 2016

Rather than our standard artist interview to tie in with our exhibition #12artistsofChristmas we decided to ask our some of our participating artists a few "seasonal" questions. We apologise in advance to fans of sprouts and for the terrible cracker jokes...

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Artist Interview: Jane Crisp

Artist Interview: Jane Crisp

17 November, 2016 1 Comment

Living within easy walking distance of native bush it is little wonder that birds form a major part of Jane Crisp's portfolio. However it is the interaction between nature and human curiosities that give Jane's work a point of difference and a sense of humanity.

We spoke to Jane about how her class mates recognised her artistic ability at an early age, a chance encounter went on to influence her artistic career and how she immerses herself in her work for months at time...

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Artist Interview: Ben Timmins

Artist Interview: Ben Timmins

19 October, 2016 2 Comments

Tucked away in a converted wool shed in Golden Bay, award winning artist Ben Timmins creates large scale oil paintings designed to play with our perception of reality and illusion. Picking up a brush in High School  Ben discovered he had an inherent knack for painting; a skill he has refined over the course of his career to critical acclaim. We spoke to Ben about what being an artist means to him, where he finds inspiration and his latest distraction.

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Artist Interview: Justine Hawksworth

Artist Interview: Justine Hawksworth

12 October, 2016

A tribute to kiwiana without verging into tacky or kitsch, Justine Hawksworth's work focuses on typical New Zealand elements: native birds, the New Zealand coastline and waterways, Captain Cook and a sense of adventure.

Working mainly in acrylic, and venturing out in to copper occasionally, Justine works with vintage oars and old maps to stunning effect. We spoke to Justine about her process, finding inspiration while on holiday and what her studio looks like...

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