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Philip Trusttum


Philip Trusttum

One of New Zealand’s most recognised contemporary painters of major works

Online Exhibition

Letters to Oneself

Inaugural online exhibition curated by Dr. Warren Feeney

Views from the art world


Signs of the Time Article

Signs of the Time Article Painting remains an integral part of life for Christchurch contemporary artist Philip Trusttum who, at 80, routinely produces six or

What Have We Got Here

What Have We Got Here We have fourteen acrylic paintings on canvas by Philip Trusttum whose subjects come from Halloween masks from the $2 shop,

Trusttum: Just a Glimpse

Trusttum: Just a Glimpse 24 October 2018 – 16 June 2019 Exuberant and boisterous, these large paintings by Philip Trusttum will lift the spirits Now