Mondays Off: A Review of Revolt. She said. Revolt again
One knowledge worker: A review of Martin Thompson's 'Eight Works'
A Dramaturgy of Sound: On Complicite's 'The Encounter' and Being Alone Together

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Jess Bates joins the anarchy of Silo's Revolt. She said. Revolt again, revels in its subversion and wonders if its own maxims have a place in its process.

It’s Silo’s opening night of their 2017 season and the Basement Theatre is agog with that heady mix of the well-dressed and the well-known. With both Pride Festival and Auckland Fringe Festival lighting a fire under Auckland’s cultural arse, it’s no...

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Robyn Maree Pickens considers Martin Thompson’s ever-evolving practice.

Martin Thompson (b. 1956) is seated with his folder of drawings beside him when I arrive at Brett McDowell Gallery on Dowling Street, Dunedin. I choose to sit cross-legged on the brown floorboards with my arms resting on the small table between us so that I can see his face. Otherwise it would feel like trying to have a conversation...

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For the first time ever, groundbreaking British theatre company Complicite performs in New Zealand in March as part of the Auckland Arts Festival. Kate Prior gets sonically submerged in their audio epic The Encounter and situates it in the work of this mercurial 30 year-old company.  

LOREN: First contact. What a shot, that’s great. Ideal first contact.

My first encounter with Complicite’s The Encounter...

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Mondays Off: A Review of Revolt. She said. Revolt again
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One knowledge worker: A review of Martin Thompson's 'Eight Works'
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A Dramaturgy of Sound: On Complicite's 'The Encounter' and Being Alone Together
The endlessness of print: A review of ‘Beyond Exhausted’
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Cameron Ralston talks publications, archiving and...
Art
The endlessness of print: A review of ‘Beyond Exhausted’
By Cameron Ralston
Cola spume up the walls: A review of Anne Imhof’s ‘Angst II’
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Matthew Crookes on one of this year’s must-sees for...
Art
Cola spume up the walls: A review of Anne Imhof’s ‘Angst II’
By Matthew Crookes
In the Neighbourhood: Considering 'Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America'
Read Time: 13 mins
New York-born artist Nelson Cabán reflects on the...
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In the Neighbourhood: Considering 'Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America'
By Nelson Cabán
In the Meantime: Shipwrecks of the Self
Read Time: 24 mins
Ingrid Horrocks considers her time at Princeton during...
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In the Meantime: Shipwrecks of the Self
By Ingrid Horrocks
A Remedy for History
Read Time: 9 mins
'Desperate Remedies' (1993) subverts history and masculinity...
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A Remedy for History
By Tim Wong
Mere pockets of aspiration: A review of ‘Potentially Yours, The Coming Community’
Read Time: 14 mins
Lana Lopesi talks potentiality, post-truth and Trump...
Art
Mere pockets of aspiration: A review of ‘Potentially Yours, The Coming Community’
By Lana Lopesi
There's Booze in the Blender
Read Time: 17 mins
Adam Goodall stumbles on an unexpected series of videos...
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There's Booze in the Blender
By Adam Goodall
How We Are: A Conversation with Steph Burt
Read Time: 17 mins
The American writer and critic about living as two...
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How We Are: A Conversation with Steph Burt
By Sarah Jane Barnett
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