New Zealand man 3D printing 1961 Aston Martin replica

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By Annie Churdar in New Art on Wednesday 30 October 2013

One man in New Zealand is taking 3D printing to the next level. Ivan Sentch is printing a full sized, 1961 Aston Martin DB4 replica with his Solidoodle 3D printer. According to the Aukland man’s blog, he started the project back around last Christmas and plans to create a fiber-glass mold of the print when he finally finishes.

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Faceshifting paintings by New Zealand artist Henrietta Harris

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By Annie Churdar in New Art on Thursday 21 February 2013

New Zealand illustrator Henrietta Harris has mastered the art of delicately mournful painting. Her style radiates an other-world aura of sad playfulness and whimsy. Each image is something familiar with a cleverly twisted detail to add interest while creating a sense of alienation. I particularly love the pieces with added captions written in hand lettering.

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Awesome street art by New Zealand’s Cinzah

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By Meghan Geliza in New Art on Friday 20 April 2012

Cinzah is one dope street artist from New Zealand. Having done a multitude of murals, as well as gallery work, he has recently set his sights on video, collaborating on a street art documentary called Dregs, which aims to bring to light the thriving street art movement in New Zealand. He’s also an accomplished illustrator, represented by Watermark Ltd. I own one of his pieces, Tardiness, an Alice in Wonderland-themed painting, and it feels great to put my money into supporting a fellow artist. His works exude vibrant energy and irreverence.

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Colourful work by New Zealand artist Mica Still

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By Beck Wheeler in New Art on Wednesday 21 September 2011

If you let a bear loose in a lingerie shop, it might look like one of Mica Stills paintings. Stills is a painter based in Wellington, New Zealand.

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Lisa Jane Shipman

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By Jason Howe in New Art on Tuesday 21 June 2011

Lisa Shipman is an New Zealand-born, English fine artist who creates oil and charcoal paintings and drawings. Surreal, cartoon inspired with a specialist painting technique, Shipman’s art has a slightly twisted but serious narrative vibe to it.

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