Troy Gutry hails from an exotic childhood.
Growing up under the lush palms of the Fijian Islands and later amongst the flora & fauna of Waiheke Island. Creatively, blessed with a mixture of Fijian, Maori & Pakeha heritage, coupled with his technical knowledge of materials & creative media from his career as an architectural designer in Christchurch.
Troy expresses & calls upon his background to show through his works his appreciation for the wonderful multi cultural life we have in the Pacific.
Troy created the Whakahīhī penguin.