“Sydney … plies his craft with great skill and subtlety… These hills, these skies give us a voice that is unique, a voice that is evoked by the art of Grahame Sydney. It is the voice of us all.”  Keith Stewart, Art Critic.

ABOUT: Grahame Sydney is one of New Zealand’s senior artists, best known for his landscapes of Central Otago. His work spans over 4 decades and encompasses oils, egg tempera, watercolours, lithographs, etching, photography and, more recently, film.

Rarely exhibiting, Sydney’s works are held in the collections of the major galleries and museums of New Zealand, and in private collections through-out the world.

Grahame is also the author several books, and his work is the subject of the award-winning The Art of Grahame Sydney.  He was awarded an ONZM for his services to painting in 2003 and enjoys support of both Canon and Lexus.  Read more >>

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An exhibition of the largest private collection of lithographs and etchings by Grahame Sydney will be on display at Wanaka’s Warbirds and Wheels  from 20 June to 30 March 2015.  Open daily from….. read more >>