(b. Amanda Grace Pope 1977) Kiwi Artist Mandii Pope, has held exhibitions in Europe and the UK, including significant solo exhibitions in Cork Street London and Dubai. Many works are in private and commercial collections internationally.
Mandii has close links with many charities often donating works to fundraise for various causes around the globe.
Public Art includes: A 15ft Big Ben BT Artbox for Childline's 25th Anniversary sponsored by Channel 4, 5ft Darth Vader Gorilla for the Great Gorilla Public Art project. Yoduck @DuckYoda for the Grand Norwich Duck Race, Agatha Christie Hercule Poirot and the Greenshore Folly, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, An Elephant for Breakfast Bookbenches for Books about Town London, WW100 Trevor Warphin for Wild Dolphins Aberdeen and Buckingham Palace and Icon Bus for TFL (Transport for London – The Year of the Bus) Moa and the Longest Girink in Town Giraffe for Christchurch Stands Tall, and a NZ flag tiki Egg for the Big Egg Hunt NZ, Stormy the Smaug Stormtrooper Dragon & Oakley the Wood Dragon for GoGoDragons, Stonehenge Winter Solstice Druid Baron for the Barons Charter, Landmark PLC Bookbench, Yellowtail AquamaRhino and Triceratops Rhinosaur for Great Big Rhinos, Braveheart Wullie Wallace for the Oor Wullie Bucket Trail, Chewbacca the Lion for Pride of Paisley, Pawdington for Great North Snowdogs & Mr Darcy 1838 Gnome for Gnomes Unearthed for Hampton Court Palace.
Live Art: Painting in 2 hours of Buckingham Palace for the King Edward VII Hospital Sister Agnes, Painting Clarence House for Waitangi Day at NZ House (painted in part by HRH The Duchess of Cornwall).
Her style is versatile, such as Cityscapes, Beach Landscapes, Nudes, Fantasy, Pop Art, Abstract, Spin Art, Illustration and a touch of 80’s retro Kiwiana patriotism.
Finalist for the NZ Society UK New Zealander of the Year 2016 sponsored by Air New Zealand.
Specialties: Cityscapes, Beach Landscapes, Pop Art Portraits, Fantasy Art, Spin Art, Contemporary, Abstract, Kiwiana, Nudes, Illustration, 3D Sculpture, Circular Canvas