Story: Light

‘Kawaupaku, Te Henga’ (2nd of 2)

‘Kawaupaku, Te Henga’

An important painter of the 1960s was Aucklander Don Binney. His cut-out images of birds in the landscape were seen by critics as examples of hard-light painting.

Using this item

University of Auckland
Oil painting by Don Binney

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Jock Phillips, 'Light - Light and the arts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 November 2023)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 12 Jun 2006