Monique Endt is a well known and talented artist from Auckland. She has won numerous awards and has been painting since she was a child. She is inspired by the beauty and richness of New Zealand's landscape, flora and fauna, and God. Her favourite artists are Gustave Dore, Ainsley Roberts, Raymond Ching, Dali, Waterhouse.
Monique paints on large canvases in oil and acrylic and most of her works have an element of peace and realism but some have something different or surreal. She has been teaching painting classes and weekend workshops for many years and has enjoyed watching how her students grow in their artistic endeavors.