Paula Kerslake

Artist Statement:
Paula is a multi disciplinary artists who holds a Diploma in Art and Creativity. She has a love for painting, object art & photography. Her art captures the essence of the world she sees and feels through a balance of colour, texture and shape.

Selected as a finalist in the Clifton Asia Pacific Art prize 2017 and Quadratfuss Exhibition 2016 in Berlin; Paula's art has become internatIonally recognised.

Paula has completed two Artist in Residence programmes and has exhibited widely in New Zealand and internationally in Berlin and Tokyo.

Her artistic process is both concealed and revealed in her work that challenge the viewer to interpret and reinterpret what they see.

When Paula's not creating art in her home Studio/Gallery in Wellington, you can find her working at Pataka Art Gallery, tutoring art classes and bush walking with her camera.

'My life's goal is to inspire everyone I meet to fall in love with art’