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St Paul Street Galleries AUT

At AUT’s St Paul Street Galleries there are two exhibitions that challenge the idea of European culture as central to our thinking.

In Gallery 1 the work is by the… 215 more words

New Zealand

Irresolute of late ...

I fear I have been irresolute of late and neglected my blog. I have been involved in some fascinating rereading of books first encountered at university and will have more to say later. 716 more words

New Zealand

Classic musical remains a treat

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STAGE: The Sound of Music – Artscape, Cape Town
REVIEW BY BILLY SUTER
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IF YOU missed the Johannesburg leg of the new South African touring production of… 786 more words

Theatre

BEAUTY in DESTRUCTION

Finding beauty in construction’s destruction takes an explorer to find a “diamond in the rough”

If you can’t find a diamond make your own, as Tanya Goel did with ‘Fresco on cement and stone’. 132 more words

Art

GETTING ON THE MAP at ARTSPACE

A beautiful textile map glows from a far wall of Artspace and invites you to step closer into a meditative maze of stitches.
But be prepared that when you do look closer, it’s not a travel dreamscape. 156 more words

Art

WEIWEI’s ‘CRYSTAL BALL’ flips art world upside down

Ai Weiwei’s fame is now as monumental as his art, and so sceptics may ask “Is it just media hype”? But, encounter Weiwei’s work and try to resist the feeling of awe. 439 more words

Art

In Other Words by Libby O'Daniel

This weekend I had the pleasure of meeting Libby O’Daniel at the artist talk for her exhibit In Other Words. The exhibit, which is only up at… 449 more words

Visual Art