Henrietta Harris

Bio.

Since graduating in 2006 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Auckland University of Technology, Henrietta Harris has steadily built up a name for herself with major commissions and clients that include Clients include Vanity Fair (France), The Department Store (Auckland), Karen Walker, BITE Magazine, Flying Nun Records, VERAMEAT, Coffee Supreme (New Zealand), Ruby (New Zealand), and many more.

She skillfully renders by hand immaculate hands, faces, brains, glaciers and more which have appeared in shows all over New Zealand, Australia, London and New York, on t-shirts, on record covers and in fine art print publications.

Her paintings often involved portraiture with a departure into the surreal with faces skillfully obscured and misplaced by the clean sweep of a brushstroke. She primarily works with watercolour paint on paper.

Selected Media.

  1. Wistful Thinking
    Henry Oliver, Sunday Magazine
    2015
  2. Landmarks and Features: Henrietta Harris
    Rosabel Tan, Pantograph Punch
    2015
  3. Next Gen: Henrietta Harris
    Artist Interview, The Department Store News
    2013
  4. Henrietta Harris' Gorgeous Distortion
    Interview with Laura Pulgarin, Portable TV
    2013

News.

  1. Art Week 2016
  2. Henrietta Harris, Gavin Hurley & Sam Mitchell | Rumours | Franklin Arts Centre
  3. An Occasional Rant | Female representation in New Zealand Galleries