Jane Pestell-Litten

Perth-born Jane Pestell-Litten is a trans-Tasman artist based in Arrowtown, New Zealand.

Her work is majorally figurative- either whole or portrait- rendered  in the traditional method of artist quality oil on Belgium or Italian linen in the photorealistic manner.

Passionate about capturing light and the individuality of the sitter/ figure,Janes body of work deals with figures placed in isolation or in alien worlds.

Recent works have focused around isolated swimmers and the effect of light through water on bodies and colour.