WELCOME TO A COLOURFUL
WORLD OF INVENTED NARRATIVE

Hi, I’m Kirsty Black a contemporary New Zealand abstract artist, painting from my studio in Maraetai, Auckland.

For me storytelling is a family tradition; it brings you together, creates a sense of belonging and is often entertaining. I see painting as an extension of this tradition, a medium where imagination has free rein, where the work prompts the viewer to continue the story or come up with their own.

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What’s On

Hot House Tryst showing at NZ Academy Galleries, Summer Exhibition, Wellington

Summer Exhibition at NZ Academy Galleries
7 Dec to 12 January
1 Queens Wharf, Wellington


Merry Makers’ Exhibition at Railway St Studios
Until 20 Dec
8 Railway St, Newmarket, Auckland


The Big Artists’ Xmas Sale at Mobile Art Gallery
Until 21 Dec
G01/23 Edwin St, Mt Eden, Auckland

HAPPY FESTIVE SEASON!


Contemporary abstract artist Kirsty Black, painting in her studio, in Maraetia, Auckland, New Zealand

In the my studio, Maraetai, NZ

“Weaving childhood memories with storylines and explosions of colour. Kirsty Black’s abstract art is like visual poetry. Instead of words and sentences, she intuitively uses colour, shape, line, form, pattern and texture to create a visual dance of the spirit.”

– Fiona Cable Railway Street Gallery


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