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Both Sides of the Coin
4 years ago

Both Sides of the Coin

A creator and a collector - being involved in both elements of the art process has brought with it a deep (and wide) appreciation.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Culture Without Borders
4 years ago

Culture Without Borders

Fusing French flair with a passion for Japanese culture, one of the best eyes for detail in Aotearoa shows us inside his inner sanctum.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
A Rose by any Other Name
4 years ago

A Rose by any Other Name

Our look behind creative closed doors shows the benefit of contemplation and recalibration.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Blurring Things is An Artist's Job Description
4 years ago

Blurring Things is An Artist's Job Description

The man behind 'Project Fear' - the latest Creative NZ #TFA feature - lets us behind the doors to what's inspired him during lockdown.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Decades of Dedication
4 years ago

Decades of Dedication

A passion for collecting for more than 30 years has built an impressive and varied lineup for this well-loved Aotearoa creative.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
How to Collect Memories
4 years ago

How to Collect Memories

Get an education in how to surround yourself with art work that tells the story of your life and experiences.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Boundless Energy
4 years ago

Boundless Energy

A complicated relationship with a dog, momentos of passion projects and blunt tools - this is an eclectic array of inspiration.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Why What You Collect Matters
4 years ago

Why What You Collect Matters

A look into the home of the Starkwhite Gallery Director is an example of practising what you preach.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Blurred Lines
4 years ago

Blurred Lines

When your world goes into lockdown, the difference between your dining table and home office disappears, with both providing inspiration.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Finding Sanctuary
4 years ago

Finding Sanctuary

Wonder walls and family frivolity mark the latest stop in our feature series, as we head to the Wellington waterfront.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
From Tokyo to Tutukaka
4 years ago

From Tokyo to Tutukaka

Evacuating Asia at the onset of a global pandemic means you take only what matters most - see the artwork that made the cut.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor
Art with a View
4 years ago

Art with a View

The latest in the series is just a man, his dog and some carefully selected and eclectic pieces of inspiration.

Author:  The Big Idea Editor