Springer’s home and studio on the shore of Lake Forsyth/Wairewa, over looks the fortified Maori Pa site, Oruaka, at Birdlings Flat, Banks Peninsula. This volcanic land and Southern ocean providing rich veins of earthen images, atmospheres and unseen energies that seep into Michaels paintings.
Springer has work in national collections, has exhibited widely across New Zealand both in a solo capacity and as a finalist in several prestigious competitions.
Springer’s work Anima was selected for the Adam Awards, and later purchased by
The Wallace Arts Trust.
Winner of the 2015 Otago Art Society, Edinburgh Reality Premier Art Awards. Judge, Barry Cleavin.
Michael is also represented by Black Asterisk gallery Auckland.