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The Art Of Balancing Dreams And Reality: A Conversation With Troy Kingi
6 days ago

The Art Of Balancing Dreams And Reality: A Conversation With Troy Kingi

Tap into the relentlessly creative mind of one of Aotearoa's most boundary-pushing performers and his keys to success - no matter your artistic outset.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
5 Ways To Deal With A Bad Review
1 week ago

5 Ways To Deal With A Bad Review

QUICK HIT: How do you cope when the work you've laboured over for years receives a less-than-flattering reception?

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
Breaking In - 10 Entry-Level Arts Roles
1 month ago

Breaking In - 10 Entry-Level Arts Roles

Trying to work out where to land when breaking into the creative sector? This list outlines some avenues that may open doors for emerging arts professionals.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
What Arts Managers Notice About Their Best Workers
2 months ago

What Arts Managers Notice About Their Best Workers

A survey of arts managers across the Tasman has highlighted what their top workers are bringing to the table right now. Their observations may surprise you.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
Managing The Burnout Balancing Act
2 months ago

Managing The Burnout Balancing Act

Anxiety and burnout are on the rise for creative industry professionals - here are six achievable steps to help manage multiple projects sustainably.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
6 Tips For Entering An Art Prize
3 months ago

6 Tips For Entering An Art Prize

Many say art prizes are as fraught as entering the lottery, but you can hedge your bets. Here’s how.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
Tips From Peers: How To Have A More Sustainable Practice
3 months ago

Tips From Peers: How To Have A More Sustainable Practice

From easing up on the travel to rethinking how we reuse things - creatives offer tips for a more sustainable way to work.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
PANNZ Arts Market Explained - Why It's Worth Your While
4 months ago

PANNZ Arts Market Explained - Why It's Worth Your While

One of the creative community's cornerstone events is just around the corner - we break down what happens at the PANNZ Arts Market, who it's for and why to attend.

Author:  Verity Johnson
Literary Judging: Take A Look Behind The Scenes
4 months ago

Literary Judging: Take A Look Behind The Scenes

A veteran international judge answers some frequently asked questions about the process behind deciding top literary awards.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
Back Yourself - An Honest Guide On How To Be A Creative Freelancer
4 months ago

Back Yourself - An Honest Guide On How To Be A Creative Freelancer

Thinking about going on the 'Lance? Experienced advice about diving into the freelance world from an illustrator, a writer, and an actor.

Author:  Angela Barnett
How To Leave An Arts Job Without Burning Bridges
4 months ago

How To Leave An Arts Job Without Burning Bridges

Setting the house alight as you walk away looks good in movies, but in life it's best to leave nicely and stay on good terms.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au
20 Creative Habits To Kickstart A Productive Day
4 months ago

20 Creative Habits To Kickstart A Productive Day

Need to mix up your morning routine? Starting your day creatively can help set you up with focus and flair - here are some artist tips.

Author:  ArtsHub.com.au