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Artist, Arts administrator, Creative, Curator, Teacher


Ceramics, Mixed Media, Painting, Sculpture

Artist Bio:

Kim studied Fine Arts at Kwazulu Natal University majoring in Ceramics, Painting and History of Art. She then owned her own arts and crafts cooperative in Camperdown called "The Hoopoe Hut". She immigrated to New Zealand 20 years ago and began her NZ working career at Mairangi Arts Centre as the arts education coordinator. She taught the Ceramic Diploma students at Hungry Creek Art School for 6 month and then went on to teach the Level 5 Diploma in Special Effects at Cut Above Academy. Following on from her Masters in Arts Management Kim has been working in Arts Management for the last 14 years first at Lake House Arts Centre and now at Estuary Arts Centre. Kim works predominantly in ceramics but enjoys branching out into special effects, body art, wearable art and mixed media.


"Bare to the Bone" Latex, horse hair. 2015 WOW entry


"It's a Family Thing" hand-built and painted ceramics 2020


"Forest Skool House" hand-built and painted ceramics 2020


Mini ceramic succulent plant holders, hand built and painted ceramics


"Kiwi summer road trip" hand-built and painted ceramics 2019



BA Fine Arts, PG Certificate in Education, MA Arts Management, Dip Production Design / sculpting.


Mariangi Art Centre
The Depot Art Space
Nathan Homestead
Lake House Arts Centre
Lopedell House (2005 Portage Ceramic Awards)
Estuary Arts Centre

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