Paul Haggith is a contemporary realist painter whose work is based on water, landscape, figurative and cityscape themes. He has also accomplished many murals both in Australia and overseas.​ Paul was shortlisted for the 2007 Wynne Prize for Australian Landscape Painting at the Art Gallery Of NSW for his painting "The Rising Tide".

Paul was also selected to hang in the 2009 and 2010 Wynne Prizes and the 2014 Sulman prize at the Art Gallery of NSW plus many others and a number of awards including winner of the Art in the Open 2011.

Outside of the studio Paul does many Plein Air works which are finished in one session, outdoors, from life.