This list attempts to collect all street artists with publicly visible works in Wellington.
(If we are missing a local street artist or artwork in your area please let us know…)
For artists involved in our festivals see the relevant festival page 20162017
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Alice Alva

Alice is an exhibiting artist as well as high school teacher in Wellington.
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Andrew J. Steel

Andrew is half of the now defunct BMD crew.
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Ariki Brightwell

Taupuruariki (Ariki) Brightwell (Ngāti Porou, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Toa, Ngāti Tūwharetoa), is a recent Massey graduate working in graphic design, animation and film…
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Askew One

Elliot O’Donnell is a prominent street artist based in Auckland….
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BBB

Regan Billie Jones aka. BBB (Ngati Porou, Ngati Kahungunu, Ngai Tahu), is a figurative illustrator and emerging street artist.
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BENT

Bent’s big paste-ups adding to the city’s pigeon population began appearing a couple of years ago…
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BGI

BGI (Wellington Boys & Girls Institute) runs a pro-social group exploring street art…
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BMD

BMD have been Wellington’s largest scale street artists with countless pieces spread throughout the capital…
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Bodhi Vincent

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Blake

Blake Dunlop has long been another hand alongside the BMD duo…
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Bruce Mahalski

Bruce Mahalski is a self-employed artist,art teacher and mural artist who has painted walls in New Zealand and England.
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Castle

Now based in Auckland Cast is one of the original members of Pirates Crew Wellington.
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Ceaper

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Charlotte Hawley

Two distinctive styles personify her work; one a detailed, pencil rendered illustrative style, and the other a contemporary pop art line work style that can be large scale focusing on the face as the feature.
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Chimp

Chimp is a young artist and skateboarder who likes painting animals. He also has several pieces at youth centres around Wellington.
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Chris Barrand

Chris has been involved in multiple community based murals and teaches weekly sessions at Pablos.
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Christie Wright

Christie Wright, is a self-taught muralist, designer and model from Napier but now based in Wellington…
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Cinzah

Cinzah Seekayem describes himself as a painter, illustrator and professional mess-maker. If you see a big blue snake or a colourful octopus its probably one of his.
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Dan Mills

Now based in Whanganui, Dan arrived in Wellington from England in the late 1980s. His work spans murals, design and sculpture.
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David Brown

David Brown is a qualified anthropologist as well as a professional painter who has been exhibiting in Wellington since 2006…
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Dittybox

Gavin Mouldey is an illustrator based in Wellington.
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Drypnz

Jon began his journey into exploring modern urban cave art as Drypnz in 2006…
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Dside

Half of BMD, Half of Damin.
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Eeks

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Editor

Like many of Wellington’s street artists Editor has been to art school…
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Ellen Coup

Ellen Coup is a prolific professional mural painter who was born in Christchurch but now lives in Raumati…
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Flox

Often working in stencils Hayley King is an Auckland based artist.
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Gary Silipa

Gary SIlipa aka TGTB from Auckland city and a member of world famous TMD Crew.
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Gasp

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Geek

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Gina Kiel

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gwil

An artist focused on painting whimsical and some what crazy animals and plant life throughout his surrounding environment…
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Haunt

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James Stewart

James is a multi-disciplined illustrator who employs both traditional and digital media.
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John Kotuku Rauhihi

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Johnson Witehira

Johnson Witehira is an artist and designer of Tamahaki (Ngāti Hinekura), Ngā Puhi (Ngai-tū-te-auru), Ngāti Haua and New Zealand European descent…
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Judy Rhum

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Kasik

Toby Jenkins is a Wellington based illustrator, muralist and tattooist.
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Kelly Spencer

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Kerb1

Founding member of Wellingtons infamous TS Graffiti crew
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Larissa McMillan

A writer by day, artist by night Larissa often finds herself trying to combine her two passions…
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Leon Hohepa

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Mica Still

Mica Still emigrated from a small coastal town in Oregon, USA with her daughter and an imagination full of animals…
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Michael McCormack

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Milarky

Milarky is another alter-ego of ex- BMD artist, Damin or Dside. His ironic white gangster on acid characterizations can be seen on walls around the country.
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Neli0

Based in France, Nelio has created works spanning Europe, Australia, Asia and South America…
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Phlegm

Phlegm is a British Sheffield-based muralist and artist who first developed his illustrations in self-published comics…
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PNTR

Throughout Tom’s work he is constantly questioning the familiar by adding unexpected elements to the city landscape….
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Polar

French artist Polar was thirteen years old when he started to write his name in the streets…
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Ra Vincent

Ra Vincent is a Production Designer and Set Decorator living in New Zealand and working worldwide.
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Rachael Gannaway

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Ruth Taylor

Ruth Robertson-Taylor
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Sean Duffell

With beginnings of whimsical droppie three-eyed beings appearing throughout NZ cities…
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Sheyne Tuffery

Sheyne Tuffery is a multi-media visual artist whose primary mediums are painting, animation and printmaking but he has also done a number of photo-stencil style murals around the city addressing aspects of local history and culture.
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SIROK

Onyx Karati (Maniapoto) has been exploring graffiti since flipping through Hip-Hop magazine Back 2 Basics magazines at age nine…
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Spex One

Sara Spexone Tamati-Wright
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Stephen Templer

Stephen’s works are fantastical adventures with strong figurative hooks which take the imagination of the viewer on a voyage through old world mysticism and early nautical expeditions…
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Tas

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Timon Maxey

Timon paints fractionalist New Zealand scenes that generate an interesting three dimensional quality. He also creates limited edition prints which are composed on computer from hand-rendered components as well as humourous works featuring bizarre predicaments in a cartoon style.
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Tina-Rae Carter

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Toothfish

Toothfish is a fictional environmental activist cum street artist who uses posters to raise awareness of environmental / political issues which affect you.
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T-Wei

Tien Hee (aka El Tien)  is a young Chinese New Zealander whose unique cubic style has already earned him international recognition…
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Tyler Dickow

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Wharehoka Smith

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Xoe Hall

Xoë Hall is an artist/muralist based in Wellington.  Dabbling with a diverse range of mediums, from glitter to leather to paint…
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Yelz

Thijs de Koning is a New Zealand illustrator and mark maker across multiple mediums…
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Yoii

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