Here at Citizens of New Zealand, we love Aotearoa and all its beauty. This love extends to the magnificent work of our local Kiwi artists who are inspired by the incredible country we live in. We create work that is beautifully crafted here in New Zealand for the rest of the World to enjoy. All our prints are limited editions.
We are always on the look out for talented Artists to join our collective, we are a new business and plan to expand our roster over time.
Spid is a Citizen of New Zealand, born and raised on the Hauraki Plains, he has over 30 years experience as a photographer. He acquired his first camera at 17 when he was training to become an electrician, he taught himself how to shoot until he attended art school in London. When he returned to New Zealand he obtained the Ronald Wolf Memorial trust grant which allowed him more schooling in the art of photography and graphic design. Soon afterwards he gained a full time assisting position in a fashion and still life studio in Ponsonby where he honed his skills. He began his freelance career in 1997 where he has largely been shooting commercial work and has won loads of awards and accolades for his work. In his personal work he has a passion for street photography and design, while his subjects have been diverse his design and street style are evident in his work
You can see more of his work here: www.spid.co.nz