Review

Gretchen Albrecht at Two Rooms

Gretchen Albrecht at Two Rooms
Two Rooms, is a contemporary art gallery located in a converted warehouse in Central Auckland, New Zealand. When we visited, Gretchen Albrecht latest work ,"...

Stephen Bambury at Trish Clark

Stephen Bambury at Trish Clark
Now splitting his time between New Zealand and Europe, Stephen Bambury presents a solo exhibition of new works that incorporate his thinking and material app...

Matthew Brownie at Orexart

Matthew Brownie at Orexart
Orexart has been exhibiting emerging, mid-career and established artists from New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific since 1990. The gallery's mission is to ...

Ani O'Neill at Starkwhite

Ani O'Neill at Starkwhite
Located on Auckland’s Karangahape Road, Starkwhite offers a programme of solo and group shows by represented and guest artists, along with independently cura...

Don Chooi at Studio One

Don Chooi at Studio One
Studio One Toi Tū offers more ways for Aucklanders to meet and share ideas, skills and practices, with each other and visitors. Now showing Ego Morpheus, a c...

Marti Friedlander at FHE Galleries

Marti Friedlander at FHE Galleries
In the panorama of the Auckland art scene FHE galleries definitely sticks out. Perfect attention for detail and an excellent presentational refinement are th...

Bob Kerr at Whitespace

Bob Kerr at Whitespace
Whitespace located in Auckland, Ponsonby is currently showing Bob Kerr. Directors Deborah White and Kenneth Johnson represent many of New Zealand’s senior ar...

Christina Pataialii at Tim Melville

Christina Pataialii at Tim Melville
Auckland gallery Tim Melville is currently presenting On the Lam, Christina Pataialii’s first exhibition with them. In this suite of a dozen paintings in acr...

Auckland Art Gallery

Auckland Art Gallery
Auckland Art Gallery, Toi o Tāmaki, is New Zealand’s largest and most inspiring visual arts experience. Four floors of exhibitions, right in the heart of Auc...

Understanding emotions

Understanding emotions
“So what are emotions, really? Well, strap on your seat belt, because … emotions are guesses. They are guesses that your brain constructs in the moment where...

Better conversation

Better conversation
“Go out, talk to people, listen to people…” Celeste Headlee says. “And, most importantly, be prepared to be amazed.”

Wisdom of mud buildings

Wisdom of mud buildings
“There are a lot of resources given by nature for free, all we need is our sensitivity to see them and our creativity to use them,” says architect Anna Herin...

Hallucinating all the time

Hallucinating all the time
“We’re all hallucinating all the time, including right now. It’s just that when we agree about our hallucinations, we call that reality.”

An Atlas of Mirrors

An Atlas of Mirrors
Part of Singapore Biennale 2016, An Atlas of Mirrors presents contemporary artworks by more than 60 artists and art collectives from Southeast Asia, and East...

Economics for everyone

Economics for everyone
Illustrated here by Andrew Park, Ha-Joon Chang explains why every single person can and should get their head around basic economics.

There is a beginning

There is a beginning
See the Pen Ancient Chinese Wisdom by rokma (@rokma) on CodePen.

How to grow fresh air!

How to grow fresh air!
Researcher Kamal Meattle shows how an arrangement of three common houseplants, used in specific spots in a home or office building, can result in measurably ...

Motivations not cash!

Motivations not cash!
What motivate us? This inspiring illustrated talk inquiries how motivations drive our everyday actions and work.

Making a change

Making a change
Artists Jeroen Koolhaas and Dre Urhahn create community art by painting entire neighborhoods, and involving those who live there — from the favelas of Rio to...

Seeds, grow forests & food

Seeds, grow forests & food
How big is yourself? In these 3 projects the concept of togetherness and self is fully blended.

Thinking out of the box

Thinking out of the box
Pranav Mistry is a real source of inspirations for his “Thinking out of the box”.

Building smart

Building smart
TEDtalks: Diébédo Francis Kéré: How to build with clay… and community (2013) Diébédo Francis Kéré design buildings that are good for the environment and thos...

Who am I? Think again

Who am I? Think again
TEDtalks: Hetain Patel: Who am I? Think again - Hetain Patel / Yuyu Rau (2013)

Numbeo: Numbers for all

Numbeo: Numbers for all
Numbeo is the world’s largest database providing current and timely information on world living conditions.

what on earth did I just witness?

what on earth did I just witness?
Chinese animation artist Ray Lei, 26-year-old, has already hit International Animation Festival shows few times with his interesting multimedia works.

Best of La Linea

Best of La Linea
La Linea (“The Line”) is an Italian animated series created by the Italian cartoonist Osvaldo Cavandoli.

Skateistan

Skateistan
Skateistan, a documentary film by Orlando Einsiedel on a skatepark project for the kids of Kabul, Afghanistan.

The art of Aakash Nihalani

The art of Aakash Nihalani
Aakash Nihilani

Women are Heroes

Women are Heroes
“Women are Heroes” is a photography project by french photographer JR.

Conflict Minerals

Conflict Minerals
In the past ten years, the war in the Democratic Republic of Congo has taken more than 6 million lives.

Spike Jonze Lazarus Effect film

Spike Jonze Lazarus Effect film
On May 24th, “The Lazarus Effect” by director Lance Bangs and executive producer Spike Jonze premieres on HBO, YouTube and Channel 4 (UK).

Plantas Nomadas

Plantas Nomadas
Gilberto Espanza’s nomadic plants are a sort of hybrid plant and microorganism robots who feed on polluted water.