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A Colonising Moment: A Review of Lisa Reihana: Emissaries​
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We're on the hunt for a new Visual Arts Co-Editor to join our team! Could it be you?

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This role is an opportunity for an experienced writer and editor to lead our visual arts coverage. As a key member of our editorial team, you would be helping to commission, edit and develop new writing while maintaining the organisations values, including upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi. 

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Making the European art world care about our postcolonial politics.

When Lisa Reihana was selected to represent New Zealand at the 57th La Biennale di Venezia with Emissaries, an exhibition that would primarily feature the panoramic blockbuster in Pursuit of Venice [infected], the choice was applauded by art lovers and critics alike, and rightfully so. The work is an ambitious undertaking, pioneering...

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Direct from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, director Nisha Madhan, who's there with acclaimed show Power Ballad, lets us in on some of her top picks at the 70th year of the performing arts juggernaut.

Each day this August, and every August, the largest flyer run in the world happens on Edinburgh's Royal Mile. Amongst the crowds, over 20 of our artists are there peddling their wares and bringing a wildly...

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A Colonising Moment: A Review of Lisa Reihana: Emissaries​
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Gloriavale: The Other Side, From the Inside
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Melissa Harrison on the irresponsibly soft treatment...
Society
Gloriavale: The Other Side, From the Inside
By Melissa Harrison
Let Them Eat Cake: On Playing At Poverty
Read Time: 12 mins
Saziah Bashir on solving poverty by pretending to...
Society
Let Them Eat Cake: On Playing At Poverty
By Saziah Bashir
Eat It Up and Lay Wit It: Hip Hop, Cunnilingus and Morality in Entertainment
Read Time: 32 mins
After turning a friend's offhand comment into a quest...
Music
Eat It Up and Lay Wit It: Hip Hop, Cunnilingus and Morality in Entertainment
By Madeleine Holden
Sonic Doom: The Madness and Mayhem of Making Good Times
Read Time: 23 mins
Court documents suggest Kim Dotcom spent $1,000,000...
Society
Sonic Doom: The Madness and Mayhem of Making Good Times
By Hayden Donnell
Old Asian, New Asian
Read Time: 19 mins
Labour's recent use of leaked real estate statistics...
Society
Old Asian, New Asian
By K. Emma Ng
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
Read Time: 29 mins
Francis McWhannell on Auckland Art Gallery's 'Necessary...
Art
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
By Francis McWhannell
Caught in the thirst trap: White gaze on black bodies
Read Time: 12 mins
Lana Lopesi outlines the politics of sexual fantasies...
Society
Caught in the thirst trap: White gaze on black bodies
By Lana Lopesi
The Life and Death of the Political Author
Read Time: 8 mins
Giovanni Tiso on the democratic importance of Hager...
Society
The Life and Death of the Political Author
By Giovanni Tiso
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