Gordon Walters

Aotearoa New Zealand, b.1919, d.1995


  • Purchased with the assistance of the W.A. Sutton Trust, 2010
  • Reproduced courtesy of the Gordon Walters Estate
  • Gouache on paper
  • 445 x 540mm
  • 2010/045
  • 1956


Gordon Walters: New Vision

Gordon Walters: New Vision

Remembered especially for his Koru or Pītau series, Gordon Walters’s explorations into modernist abstract painting are invested with a distinctly South Pacific energy.

Untitled 1956 by Gordon Walters

Untitled 1956 by Gordon Walters

This article first appeared as 'Balancing act' in The Press on 17 August 2012.