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Kate Powell speaks to Jennifer Ward-Lealand about why mental health is important for the creative process and how to better support artists.
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Kate Powell
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Keeping going is a challenge in the arts - Madeleine Dore has 11 ways to build up your career longevity and inward success.
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Tami Neilson speaks honestly and powerfully about how burn out takes its toll and best ways to reclaim joy.
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Kate Powell
John Reynolds, and his work 'I want you to panic'. Supplied.
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Verity Johnson speaks to three prolific NZ artists about how the sector has changed, and the future climate of art in NZ. [In partnership with the Arts Foundation].
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Award-winning ‘Handle With Care’ by Molly Timms. Photo: Tatiana Harper.
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Dominic Hoey talks to two emerging artists, both winners of a unique award that shines a spotlight on mental health. [In partnership with Upstairs Gallery].
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Dominic Hoey
Tom Scott in 'Don't Quit Your Day Job'
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Dominic Hoey talks to Tom Scott about his new ventures, his work ethic and how he ended up making a documentary.
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Dominic Hoey
American poet, educator and activist Carrie Rudzinski.
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Dominic Hoey talks to internationally renowned performer Carrie Rudzinski about her upcoming tour, TED talking and the importance of political art.
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Dominic Hoey
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Will Darbyshire explains how a growing profession is set to expand throughout the regions.
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The Big Idea Editor
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We catch up with the inspiring Andy Packer, Show Director of this year’s World of WearableArt (WOW), to get the scoop on how Aotearoa’s most beloved show compares to overseas spectacles.
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Georgie Bloomfield
Photo by Jonathan Lyon, We Make Happy.
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We take a closer look at one of the just-announced winners of this year’s Te Putanga Toi Arts Access Awards 2019.
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The Big Idea Editor