Fine Arts

Mahsa Khosravi

Mahsa Khosravi

Mahsa Khosravi - Year Four Fine Arts Born and raised in Iran, Mahsa Khosravi is in her final year of studying towards her Bachelor of Fine Arts at Whitecliffe. She originally came to New...

> Read more

Christina Pataialii

Christina Pataialii

Christina Pataialii - Year Four Fine Arts Studying on the Whitecliffe Foundation course was the beginning of Year Four Fine Arts student Christina Pataialii student years at Whitecliffe....

> Read more

Jaimie Waititi

Jaimie Waititi

Jaimie Waititi: Year Four Fine Arts student Jaimie Waititi comes from Waihau Bay, a small ocean side town on the East Coast of the Bay of Plenty, where the movie ‘Boy’ was filmed....

> Read more

Tanya Martusheff

Tanya Martusheff

Tanya Martusheff - Fine Arts Year Four A child of second-generation Russian Orthodox immigrants, Year Four Fine Arts student Tanya Martusheff grew up and attended school in Plamandon, Alberta,...

> Read more

Alex Matthews

Alex Matthews

Alex Matthew - Year Four Fine Arts Fine Arts student Alex Matthews has had a great final year at Whitecliffe. She was Overall Winner at the prestigious Eden Arts Art Schools Awards in August...

> Read more

Alexandra Dodds

Alexandra Dodds

Alexandra Dodds BFA “Whitecliffe expanded and challenged the way I thought about making my art, while also being incredibly encouraging,” says jeweller Alexandra Dodds....

> Read more

Mary Whalley

Mary Whalley

Mary Whalley BFA “People and art are what I love and I’m constantly trying to bring the two closer together in an interesting and meaningful way,” declares Mary Whalley,...

> Read more

Rebecca Dowie

Rebecca Dowie

Rebecca Dowie BFA “What I love about fine arts is that it is primarily about ideas,” declares Fine Arts graduate Rebecca Dowie. Rebecca owns Douglas and Bec, a design...

> Read more

Paris Kirby

Paris Kirby

Paris Kirby - Fine Arts Year Four “You can tailor a fine arts degree to wherever your interests lie, but be prepared to be challenged! Studying fine art pushes you to understand how you as...

> Read more

Daphne Simons

Daphne Simons

Daphne Simons - Fine Arts Year Four “There is a lot of creative freedom here. You really can pursue whatever you want, as long as you justify it – and the justification comes...

> Read more

Jono Dunbar

Jono Dunbar

Jono Dunbar - Fine Arts Year Three “I was accepted into Elam but during the interview process I got a feeling it wasn't right for me - too big, too impersonal. Whitecliffe, on the other...

> Read more

Veronika Djoulai

Veronika Djoulai

Veronika Djoulai – Fine Arts Year Three “Having the freedom to explore my own ideas has led me to create new works that even a year ago I would never have imagined possible,”...

> Read more

Angela Ruegger

Angela Ruegger

I am lucky enough to have worked at the Gallery before. I did volunteer work here prior to my conservation studies in Melbourne, and when I returned to Auckland, I worked as a conservation...

> Read more

Katherine Simpson

Katherine graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Auckland's Whitecliffe College of Arts &Design in 1997. She has gone on to regularly exhibit her powerful compositions at dealer...

> Read more