Artist – Alexandra, Central otago
Marion Vialade-Worch, a self-taught artist hailing from France, has found her artistic haven in Alexandra, nestled in the heart of Central Otago. Originally trained in the art of winemaking, Marion’s true passion lies in sketching the beauty of the great outdoors.
Driven by an insatiable curiosity for artistic processes and a love for experimenting with different techniques and materials, Marion has embarked on a personal journey of self-discovery as an artist. Each stroke of the brush and every choice of medium allows her to uncover her own unique artistic style.
For Marion, the act of creating has become a form of meditation. It brings her immense joy when her imagination perfectly aligns with the images in her mind, but she also finds delight in the unexpected twists and turns that sometimes emerge, leading her creations down surprising paths. With a constant flood of new ideas racing through her mind, Marion’s greatest happiness comes from answering the call of the next inspiration that eagerly awaits her.
Marion pours her heart and soul into her artwork from the cozy confines of her humble studio on Success Street in Alexandra. In addition to her personal artistic pursuits, she also shares her knowledge and passion by teaching art classes and hosting workshops for both children and adults, fostering creativity and artistic expression in others.
Marion Vialade-Worch, the artist with a zest for life, invites you to join her on a journey of discovery and inspiration through the colorful world she creates.