the world is porous, Tauranga Art Gallery 2018

My friend and performer Elibra Fleur is dressed to impress in this Dior-inspired costume at the opening of my exhibition. Elibra thrilled everyone later that evening with a performance high on the atrium stairway – Tauranga was never the same! Photo Artsdiary.


Silk Print 2020

Silk Print 2020

Limited Edition of 25, genuine silk satin georgette, printed 300dpi using lightfast and eco-friendly inks.
Pills, 2019

Pills, 2019

Individually painted pill tablets advertised the exhibition "until science finds a cure for our condition, remain medicated" at PAULNACHE 2019.
Artist's Suit, 2019

Artist’s Suit, 2019

Made in collaboration with tailors Strangely Normal, the Artist's Suit has been part of my practice since 2017.
24th May 2019

24th May 2019

Before painting, I collage fabrics on to the canvas – often old shirts, sometimes scraps from my tailors: Japanese and Italian cottons, Libertys.


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Paul Nache

October 2021

Hastings City Art Gallery

Hastings City Art Gallery



Newsletter February 2022

Delightfully, I’ve realised this newsletter reflects a part of my practice where elements come together to make a whole.

Commission for the Office of the Crown Solicitors MC

MC (Office of the Crown Solicitors) were moving into exciting new premises, one of only two "green" buildings in the country, and were commissioning six artists to present six prescribed elements of Contemporary Aotearoa.
Evan woodruffe Newsletter December 2021

Newsletter December 2021

Welcome to my first newsletter! To add some colour to these fractured times, I have plenty of exciting projects scheduled over the next 18 months, and of course you’ll be hearing about them first.
Paintings for Aotearoa Art Fair in November

Paintings for Aotearoa Art Fair in November 2021

While Auckland's Level 4 Lockdown closed Akepiro Studios, I was able to set up at home to produce a new suite of paintings that will be presented at Artweek Auckland and TENT for Aotearoa Art Fair in November.