Kōrero: Higgs, Avis Winifred

'Sherry River', Waimea County, 1965

An abstract painting in ochre tones, with a large flat area evoking a river in the foreground and steep banks or trees at the rear.

Avis Higgs exhibited this watercolour and ink painting at the Architectural Centre Gallery in 1966. Many of her artworks focused on the New Zealand landscape and shorelines. 

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Private collection
by Avis Higgs

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Douglas Lloyd-Jenkins. 'Higgs, Avis Winifred', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2022. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/6h12/higgs-avis-winifred (accessed 25 July 2024)