Eva-Cherie if Chatham Island born into fifth generation of Maori and Moriori descendant. She lives and creates at her home studio in Owenga, Chatham Islands.
Eva-Cherie Artz is an established artist from the Chatham Islands, New Zealand. Cherie loves to bring happiness and pleasure to others through her artwork, with an inspiring and spiritual connection from scenes of seascapes, birds and fish life, using defining shapes to portray her subjects and the blending of colour to symbolise emotion and character as she understands the aura. This has reflected with her works being held in extensive private collections both nationally and internationally.
"Drawing on my experiences at sea and life on the Chatham Islands, I’m inspired by seascapes, bird and fish life, as my ancestors were. My works represent a spiritual connection with the land and sea, using defining shapes to portray my subjects and the blending of colour to symbolise emotion and character's aura."