Tough Crowd

Photography by and courtesy of Vivienne Haldane.
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Review|Pacific Sisters: He Toa Taera at the Auckland Art Gallery is a long overdue retrospective of one of Aotearoa’s most influential artistic collectives of the last twenty years.
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Kate Powell
Measure for Measure, Pop Up Globe 2019. Image: Christian Tjandrawinata
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In the latest instalment of the 2019 Pop Up Globe season, two plays attempt to tackle the theme of abuse of power. But is the balance between humour and horror measured? Kate Powell investigates.
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Kate Powell
Jump Cut performance image, courtesy of MIXIT 2019
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A fresh take on intercultural communication: Kate Powell reviews Jump Cut at the Pah Homestead, a contemporary dance performance by a vibrant group of talented young migrants and refugees.
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Kate Powell
Jim Allen, Contact, 1974, three-part performance
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Kate Powell takes us on a necessary and important journey through New Zealand art history.
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Kate Powell
Twine Cocktail
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Kate Powell is right: the art critics have not vanished. But their work needs to be cultivated and supported. So here is Kate again, presenting you a review written in her lunch break. You’re welcome.
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Kate Powell