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Close up of Charteris's toi. Photo: Ben Journee.
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Can you choose your own roots? One New Zealand artist on his passion for Māori toi despite a family revelation.
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Anonymous
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To win a literary award of any kind is a special achievement. To win one that enhances a piece of work: that has a significance all of its own.
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Anonymous
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Experience Creative New Zealand's cancelled Annual conference for yourself - its message of resilience is more timely now than ever.
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Kate Powell
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Treating your arts practice like a business may not come naturally to Pasifika creatives - expert advise and tips to change the conversation.
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The Big Idea Editor
A good night at the San Francisco Bath House. Photo: Wendy Collings/Tymar Lighting
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No Venues? No chance. The fight to save the places where memories are made for so many artists and their fans told through those at the coalface.
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Dominic Hoey
A portrait of Tukiwaho, painted by friend Jack Trolove.
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Borni Te Rongopai Tukiwaho’s skillset has never been more important to the arts than it is right now.
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The Big Idea Editor
NZRB 2019 hero image. Photo: Ross Brown
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Three different disciplines, all connected by their refusal to throw in the towel - and making their voices heard.
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Kate Powell
Pelenakeke Brown in Excavation: archival process, performed at Gibney Dance Center, NY 2019. Photo: Arielle Knight.
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The arts are for everyone, so how do you make sure everyone can participate in your art? Meet one of the NZers leading the way.
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The Big Idea Editor
Paterson’s harvested heritage Nga Puhi gourds, with two individually pinned and sequinned dried gourds. Photo courtesy of the artist.
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See life through the lens of one of the country's multi-discipline creators, as he embraces the change that is on our doorstep.
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Dina Jezdic
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Uplifting artists and creatives throughout the country - not just in the main centres - will play a major role in Aotearoa's recovery.
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Kate Powell