Kaleidoscope – Grahame Sydney

Archived by NZonScreen this 1984 documentary this documentary sees reporter Angela D’Audney visits the artist Grahame Sydney at his home, Mt Pisa Station, near Cromwell, and discovers the slow and painstaking techniques he uses to produce his remarkable landscapes. Sydney explains how he chooses the subjects for his paintings and manipulates the Central Otago landscapes, to produce the artworks for which he has achieved worldwide fame.  Sydney also discusses the impact of family life upon him and his work.

The link takes you to part one of the documentary (9 minutes):