Nigel Brown – Artist Biography and Artworks Available for Sale

Nigel Brown is one of New Zealand’s foremost artists. His work crosses a diverse range of mediums; focussing on the cultural identity of New Zealand whilst exploring the relationship between humans and their environment.

His medallions often utilise found objects, unique pieces comprising subtly balanced and simplified forms. These medallions have been described by Brown as “less formal and more basic” than traditional bronze – “a parallel to the indigenous, [moving] away from high tech western momentum”.

 

Nigel Brown, Totara Podocarpus Podocarpus (2009)Nigel Brown, Rimu Dacrydium Cupressinum (2009)Nigel Brown, Nothing (2012)Nigel Brown, Earth Ark (2012)Nigel Brown, Nature