Moving my art studio with huge paintings

Been moving my art studio (still in Auckland) and 2 paintings are too big to fit in the new door! Hmm they’ll have to stay in the garage for now…

'Te Pou Tuatahi' and another 2 x 3 metre work-in-progress

Te Pou Tuatahi and another 2 x 3 metre work-in-progress

Perhaps it’s a sign to scale down my new paintings a little bit?  Can’t wait to get creating in this new space.

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Painting to be auctioned for refugee children on the Thai/Burma border

“Colour of his Dreams”’ is my latest oil painting of 13 year old Saw Min Thet who attends a refugee school on the Thai/Burma border.  When asked “What do you dream?” his answer was “I want to be an artist.”

“Colour of his dreams” by Sofia Minson, 450 x 450 mm, oil on canvas


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Canvassing The Treaty (Part 6 of 6)

Here’s part 6 of 6 (the final one yay!) of the doco Canvassing The Treaty – a thought provoking art and social experiment following six New Zealand artists as they gain deeper insights into the Treaty of Waitangi and create cross-cultural collaborative artworks.

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Canvassing The Treaty (Part 5 of 6)

Here’s part 5 of 6 of the doco Canvassing The Treaty – a thought provoking art and social experiment following six New Zealand artists as they gain deeper insights into the Treaty of Waitangi and create cross-cultural collaborative artworks.


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