Sexier in Print: GLORIA and hard press
The Moral Argument: A Review of 'Jealous Saboteurs'
Feminine Divine: A Review of Orchids

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Art

Two new publishers remind us of art’s love of the printed form.

Artists’ books take every possible form, participate in every possible convention of book making, every possible “ism” of mainstream art and literature, every possible mode of production, every shape, every degree of ephemerality or archival durability.

Johanna Drucker

While publishing is often seen as something supplementary to art...

Art

The abstracted violence of the white imagination in the work of Francis Upritchard.

… this assumes the idea of a world or culture as a container. It’s got boundaries and we need to police them. If you take something from somebody else’s container, then you’re nicking something of theirs. In a more relational mode, though, it’s all about the quality of the relationship.

Professor Dame Anne Salmond...

Theatre

Paul Young reviews the highly-anticipated new work from New Zealand choreographer Sarah Foster-Sproull, which had a short two-night premiere season in the Tempo Festival last week. (Fingers crossed it shall return...)

Orchids, the new contemporary dance work by 2017 Creative New Zealand choreographic fellow Sarah Foster-Sproull, assembles some of our most unique contemporary performance makers to present...

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Art
Sexier in Print: GLORIA and hard press
Art
The Moral Argument: A Review of 'Jealous Saboteurs'
Theatre
Feminine Divine: A Review of Orchids
This Is What The New Avalanche City Song Sounds Like On Top Of The Previous Avalanche City Song
Read Time: 2 mins
Could this ever be the sound of courage? I think it...
Music
This Is What The New Avalanche City Song Sounds Like On Top Of The Previous Avalanche City Song
By Joe Nunweek
National Poetry Day! Yeah, It's a Real Thing
Read Time: 9 mins
It's National Poetry Day! To celebrate, Rosabel talks...
Features
National Poetry Day! Yeah, It's a Real Thing
By Rosabel Tan
Eight Contemporary Poets I Love and Two Dead Guys II
Read Time: 16 mins
Continuing on from Part I, Hera shares five more poets...
Features
Eight Contemporary Poets I Love and Two Dead Guys II
By Hera Lindsay Bird
Eight Contemporary Poets I Love and Two Dead Guys I
Read Time: 19 mins
In anticipation of National Poetry Day this Friday...
Features
Eight Contemporary Poets I Love and Two Dead Guys I
By Hera Lindsay Bird
Truth and Reconciliation
Read Time: 3 mins
How does a nation go about 'replacing myth with fact...
Society
Truth and Reconciliation
By Matt Harnett
Urban Legend: An interview with Dove-Myer Robinson's Biographer
Read Time: 19 mins
He's best known to the 21st century as central Auckland...
Profiles
Urban Legend: An interview with Dove-Myer Robinson's Biographer
By Joe Nunweek
Those Smaller Reverberations: Fictional Meals
Read Time: 3 mins
Novels can sometimes have a profound impact, while...
Art
Those Smaller Reverberations: Fictional Meals
By Rosabel Tan
I Watched An Entire Episode Of TV3's Hit New Sitcom Golden
Read Time: 12 mins
Pilots usually suck, so we don't read reviews of them...
Features
I Watched An Entire Episode Of TV3's Hit New Sitcom Golden
By Joe Nunweek
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