Grant Whibley: The Flea
Grant Whibley is an artist and teacher. Whibley was born in Tokoroa and raised in Whakatane. In 1997 he was awarded a Master of Fine Arts, with first class honours, from Elam School of Art in Auckland. Whibley has exhibited widely and been the recipient of several awards for his art. Since mid 2015 he has been based in the southern alpine town of Twizel, teaching at the Twizel Area School and making work that responds to this place – its birds, land and people.
Bore to the Aquifer, 2017, oil on panel, 585x630mm