TBI QnA

Anton Carter
Story / Performing Arts
Six months into the job, new DANZ chief executive Anton Carter is working on getting New Zealand dancing.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
Josh Wharehinga (centre back) with the East Coast Dance Crew.
Story / Performing Arts
His kids love kapa haka and dancing and he loves backing his kids, so organising a dance week in Tūranga was a no brainer for Josh Wharehinga.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
TSB Bowl of Brooklands is the picturesque setting for WOMAD NZ.
Story / Management & Admin, Music, Other
Chris Herlihy spills the alphabet of running big events like WOMAD NZ. With a B for banking and business, F for flexibility, and P for professionalism and partnerships.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
Piha based architect Sue Hillery.
Story / Visual Arts
Two prominent artists, an architect and a designer are combining forces to make a mark on a music festival in Auckland.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
Dominika Marcisz
Story / Digital & Technology
It is easy to come up with lots of ideas, says Dominika Marcisz, but to sell them requires a business mind-set.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
"Splore goers will decorate and write postcards which will then be received by strangers. The intended card recipients are kids, the elderly and new New Zealanders (refugees)."  Donna Turtle Sarten and Bernie Harfleet.
Story / Visual Arts
It's hard to capture a festival vibe, but a community interactive work at Splore encourages festival goers to share theirs with strangers via good old fashioned postcards.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
Tainui Tukiwaho
Story / Performing Arts
The most important thing Tainui Tukiwaho has learnt in business is that people are worth infinitely more than money.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
2015 ART Venture participant Frances Kelliher co-directs the Circability Trust with her partner Thomas Hinz.
Story / Performing Arts
Frances Kelliher tells us how ART Venture helped her create a social enterprise for circus in New Zealand.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
Story / Music
A quick word with singer songwriter Tami Neilson, who is touring this summer from Toronto to Taranaki.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor
Story / Music
Singer/songwriter Don McGlashan is taking his music to the suburbs with ‘There Goes the Neighbourhood’, performing songs from his recent album 'Lucky Stars'.
Author: 
The Big Idea Editor