Rowena Martinich is a Surfcoast based artist, renowned for her use of radiant colour in abstract expressionist paintings and public art. Rowena paints in a multitude of architectural contexts; embellishing foyers, commercial interiors, entire building facades, transitory spaces as well as residential interiors.
In June 2015 Rowena Martinich and Geoffrey Carran undertook an arts residency in New York. During this time they exhibited paintings and prints at XY Atelier, a gallery in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Martinich also created a dynamic painting installation that was collaged onto the windows of the gallery.