Valentyna Ovsiiko is a highly talented and accomplished artist with over 40 years of professional experience. Originally from Odessa, Ukraine, Valentyna is a proud member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine. With a background in theatre costume design, Valentyna's artistic repertoire extends to costume and graphics design, doll creation, book illustration, and painting in both oil and acrylic techniques. Her works can be found in private collections all over the world, from Ukraine to Germany, the UK, the US, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Israel, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
Recently, Valentyna has relocated to Birkenhead, Auckland due to the outbreak of war in Ukraine and has been inspired by her new surroundings to create beautiful acrylic on canvas paintings. Her stunning pieces capture the essence of the Birkenhead and Little Shoal Bay area and are a must-see for any art lover. We invite you to come and see Valentyna's works in Next Door Gallery and witness the skill and passion that goes into each of her pieces.