b. Amanda Grace Pope 1977) Kiwi born, London-based artist Mandii Pope has held exhibitions in NZ, Europe the UK and Middle East. Many works are held in private and commercial collections internationally. Mandii has completed 25 public art sculptures to date for various charities around the globe and conducted live art with royalty for charity events. She was a finalist in the NZ Society UK New Zealander of the year 2016 from raising £100K for charity. Mandii also manages the Landmark Plc Art Collection in London.
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, Druid Baron for the Barons Charter, Landmark PLC Bookbench, Yellowtail Rhino, Triceratops Rhinosaur for Great Big Rhinos & Gnome for Gnomes Unearthed for Hampton Court Palace, Wullie Wallace (Braveheart) for the Oor Wullie Bucket Trail, Chewbacca Lion for Pride of Paisley and Pawdington for Great North Snowdogs, Ewok Otter for Moor Otters in Dartmoor, Lake Hare for Hare Festival Cotswolds, and BB-Owl for The Big Hoot Auckland 2018.
Live Art: Painting 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).
Specialties: Cityscapes, Beach Landscapes, Pop Art Portraits, Fantasy Art, Spin Art, Contemporary, Abstract, Kiwiana, Nudes, Illustration, 3D Sculpture, Circular Canvas, Flow/Fluid Art.