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Denys Watkins Biography

Denys Watkins has worked as a figurative and abstract painter. In the 1980s his paintings critiqued the signs and symbols that described our experiences of the real world, considering and reconciling images from Western and indigenous cultures.

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Watkins attended the Royal College of Art, London (1967-1970) and has work in the collection of the Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa.

Denys Watkins Featured Artworks

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Volare by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, sculpture
Denys WatkinsVolare, 2017Acrylic on wood panel
25 x 20 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery
Walking back to happiness by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting
Denys WatkinsWalking back to happiness, 2021Acrylic on canvas
120 x 120 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery
The Great Divide by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting
Denys WatkinsThe Great Divide, 2021Acrylic on canvas
120 x 120 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery
Sugar lake by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, sculpture
Denys WatkinsSugar lake, 2016Acrylic on wood panel
20 x 20 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery
False gods by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting
Denys WatkinsFalse gods, 2018–2020Acrylic on canvas
75 x 75 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery
Keep searching by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, sculpture
Denys WatkinsKeep searching, 2018Acrylic on wood panel
30 x 20 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery
Little Town Flirt by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting
Denys WatkinsLittle Town Flirt, 2021Acrylic on canvas
40 x 30 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery
Gilded Lily by Denys Watkins contemporary artwork painting
Denys WatkinsGilded Lily, 2021Acrylic on canvas
40 x 30 cm
Jhana Millers Contact Gallery

Denys Watkins Recent Exhibitions

Denys Watkins Represented By

Jhana Millers contemporary art gallery in Wellington, New Zealand Jhana Millers Wellington
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