Painting gifted to PM by artist

Gisborne Herald, Thurs Feb 24 2005, Marianne Spence

 

Prime Minister Helen Clark and list MP and East Coast candidate Moana Mackey admire a painting given to the PM by emerging young Gisborne artist Jess Jacobs (centre), who was commisioned to paint all the murals and artworks for Portside Hotel.

 

Emerging young Gisborne artist Jess Jacobs yesterday gave Prime Minister Helen Clark a lasting momento of her latest visit to Gisborne, which included a brief tour of the city's first international class hotel.

Jess was commisioned to paint all the original artworks for the Portside Hotel development.