Sofia Minson Paints Tiki Taane’s Portrait on 40ft Shipping Container

In February 2014 I was commissioned to paint a portrait of musician Tiki Taane on a 40ft shipping container on Queens Wharf on Auckland’s downtown waterfront. Click here to watch the timelapse video.


Photo courtesy of Brendan Kitto Photography

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Album Cover of Tiki Taane’s “With Strings Attached” Features Portrait Painting by Sofia Minson

Tiki Taane’s new album “With Strings Attached: Alive & Orchestrated” features my painting of him on the front cover!

Tiki Album Cover Photo (3)

“With Strings Attached” comes out 31 January 2014. Pre-order your signed copy here

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One Year On: Big Street Art Paste-Up of Tiki Taane with Moko in Newmarket

Been a year since wheat-pasting a massive 9 x 15 metre print of my painting of Tiki Taane with full-face moko (traditional Maori tattoo) on a wall in Auckland’s high-end retail district of Newmarket.  What do you think, is it looking worse for wear or just “seasoned”?



Ripped paper for added character ;) Been through wind and rain for a year, I expected it to look worse actually

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The BIG Urban Paste-Up of Sofia Minson’s Artwork in Newmarket

Fine Art meets Street Art in the heart of Auckland’s most exclusive retail district.

Watch this video of the BIG urban paste-up of my artwork in Newmarket…

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