Advice to My 22 Year Old Self

Evan Woodruffe, exhibition at PAULNACHE, April 2019. Image: Thomas Teutenberg
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Evan Woodruffe recounts how harsh realities moved his needle
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The Big Idea Editor
Barnie Duncan. Image: Evan Munro-Smith
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Some entirely original and quirky advice
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Rodney Fisher, image supplied
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Goodshirt’s Rodney Fisher shares his advice on how to navigate the industry
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David McCracken
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David McCracken digs deep to surface 9 random pieces of wistful, yet profound advice. What else would you expect from a creative known for his passion for elevating the humble?
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Emily Writes at her book launch
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Known for her candid and eloquent charm, Emily's writing is disarmingly honest and funny. Wrangling family life, sleep deprivation and creative ambition, here's her take on how to get it all done.
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The Big Idea Editor
Ross Jolly. Image courtesy of Court Theatre
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Ross shares some valuable advice for travelling the winding roads of an arts career.
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Aarti Bajaj for the Meera Auditions
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Aarti Bajaj is recognised as a bold entrepreneur and advocate of the arts. Here's her advice on how to juggle it all [Written in partnership with Wild Dreamer Productions]
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Anonymous
Samantha Lissette
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Trust the process: Artist Samantha Lissette reminds herself that life is a messy business - and you don’t have to clean it all up at once
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Peter Hambleton
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Peter shares some perceptions, prompts and predictions for those navigating a precarious career.
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Amanda Billing: Image: Dean O'Gorman
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Amanda reflects that she may have arrived here faster with hindsight. Maybe.
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