Paul Woodruffe



Paul Woodruffe graduated from AUT school of Design 1978 and following a brief time working as a graphic designer, has worked as an artist since 1981. Woodruffe also tutors at UNITEC school of Design and throughout the years he has been selected as a finalist in many of New Zealand’s top art awards such as the Waikato Art Award, The National Portrait Award the Team Macmillan BMW Art Awards.  His work is in many public, private and corporate collections across NZ, Australia, UK, USA and Germany including several works in The Wallace Art Trust Collection. 

Paul paints what he perceives makes a particular place, object or concept unique. He has a strong interest in naturally occurring patterns in nature, and their accidental or intended transference into architecture, culture, design and almost every aspect of human production. 


Red Cat Isle of Life Night Music
Wind Against Tide Memorial Avenue Rangitoto High Vis
Rahopara K'rd Daydream Bike Rider The Arrival
The Historian The Telegram The Nicotine Garden The Souveniers
The Englishman Chitons Moonlight Emoticon Art Box
Mt Eden Villa Selfie Laptop The Guitar
The Hoop of the World Reunion Untitled Beach Road I
Wattle Grove II Memorial Avenue, Centennial Park