Tabitha van der Westhuizen
Born in Grootfontein, Namibia, Africa. Lives in Auckland, New Zealand.
Tabitha is a recent graduate from Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design. She is a painter that predominantly works on wooden surfaces with a variety of mediums ranging from oils, acrylic to iridesc golds.
Her paintings consist of hybrid spaces based off her weaving in out of mediums, styles, techniques and inspiration based off her own life. The content of the work falling in with Bhabhas theory of 'hybridity' and 'the third space'.