From Dwelling to Destination: On New Zealand’s House Museums
Nothing Like Family
Loose Canons: Tallulah Holly-Massey

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Sebastian Clarke on the character and reputation of our most idiosyncratic institutions. 

I will eschew any suspense and begin with an admission: I’m a hound for house museums. I seek out these introspective havens peppered throughout Aotearoa with great fervour. My self-appointed role as loyal advocate for our house museums emerged not by epiphany, but thanks to a scratchy, woven basket. Said basket...

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Doug Dillaman and the unlikely, unconventional and uncommon family as featured in the New Zealand International Film Festival.

With 150 films in the New Zealand International Film Festival, it’s a fool’s game to declare a central theme to the programming and yet, over and over, the films I’ve previewed keep returning to the theme of unconventional families. Perhaps it’s a sign of the world’s current...

Loose Canons

Loose Canons is a series in which we invite artists we love to share five things that have informed their work. Meet the rest of our Loose Canons here.

Tallulah is a Unitec graduate and works as a freelance dancer, performer and choreographer. She has danced for and collaborated with many New Zealand choreographers including Alexa Wilson, Kelly Nash, Claire O’Neil, Zahra Killeen-Chance, Vicky Kapo...

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From Dwelling to Destination: On New Zealand’s House Museums
Screen
Nothing Like Family
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Tallulah Holly-Massey
Go Well, Celia
Read Time: 20 mins
Hannah Herchenbach remembers King Loser founder Celia...
Music
Go Well, Celia
By Hannah Herchenbach
Antihero of Her Own Life: A conversation with Chris Kraus
Read Time: 12 mins
Sarah Jane Barnett talks to American writer and critic...
Literature
Antihero of Her Own Life: A conversation with Chris Kraus
By Sarah Jane Barnett
Whakanuia: November's celebration of great stuff
Read Time: 9 mins
Pretty maps, a medical atlas and advice from the playwright...
Knockouts
Whakanuia: November's celebration of great stuff
By Pantograph Punch
Loose Canons: Hone Kouka
Read Time: 5 mins
Playwright Hone Kouka on the words, music and people...
Theatre
Loose Canons: Hone Kouka
By Hone Kouka
Loose Canons: Ben Crowder
Read Time: 8 mins
Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we...
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Ben Crowder
By Ben Crowder
Great New Zealand Nonfiction: A review of Tell You What
Read Time: 6 mins
John Summers reviews Tell You What: Great New Zealand...
Literature
Great New Zealand Nonfiction: A review of Tell You What
By John Summers
The Perfect Play for the Age of Trump?
Read Time: 5 mins
Simon Wilson reviews Silo Theatre's end-of-year show...
Theatre
The Perfect Play for the Age of Trump?
By Simon Wilson
The Unmissables: Four Exhibitions to see in September
Read Time: 9 mins
A monthly round-up of notable, controversial and unmissable...
Art
The Unmissables: Four Exhibitions to see in September
By Pantograph Punch