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Grant Mouldey calls for the creative sector to smash outmoded ways of thinking as young people claim the narrative.
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The Big Idea Editor
Ares Artifex - photo supplied.
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Jesse Jensen sees the next civil rights movement as the power of art
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The Big Idea Editor
Noma Sio-Faiumu - photo supplied.
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Noma Sio-Faiumu, from a Pacific perspective, shines a light on brilliant work in cultural connectivity
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The Big Idea Editor
Delight 2019, Oh My, God. Photo by Sait Akkirman
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Not one to take the path well travelled Teresa HR Lane kicks dust in the face of some common tropes.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Nick Gibb pens us a poignant argument on autism in the arts.
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The Big Idea Editor
Annette
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Annette Morehu proudly speaks of the Māori in her and her tamariki and questions iwi privilege on the dawn of Matariki.
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The Big Idea Editor
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My children are of Samoan, Chinese, Indonesian, Dutch and English descent - how might they fit a new future? By Opeloge Ah Sam
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The Big Idea Editor
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It takes passion and pluck to run a not-for-profit in the creative sector; Alex Lee calls for a new korero.
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The Big Idea Editor
Performing in the community to enrich the likes of others - senior music students performing at the local library to celebrate NZ Music Month.
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STEAM vs. STEM - why the arts must be proactively included in curriculum design
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The Big Idea Editor
Alex McKellar with her son Wyatt
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Director Alexandra McKellar plays a few roles - mother, teacher, performing artist, partner and long distance driver.
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The Big Idea Editor