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How To Survive Creative Networking Opportunities
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How To Survive Creative Networking Opportunities

Networking is essential for arts practitioners - here are some no-nonsense tips to help you do it (without screaming into the canapés).

Artist Resale Royalty Scheme Details Announced
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Artist Resale Royalty Scheme Details Announced

We get Government and expert reaction to one of the biggest issues in Aotearoa’s creative community finally receiving some clarity.

"It's About Time" - Pacific Spotlight Well Earned
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"It's About Time" - Pacific Spotlight Well Earned

The Lowdown looks into the current explosion of Pacific success stories on our stages, screens and galleries, bias complaints against CNZ and other important arts happenings.

'Back Your Intuition'
Advice to My 22-Year-Old Self

'Back Your Intuition'

Veteran bronze sculptor Jim Wheeler faced plenty of obstacles and doubt before finding his creative calling. He has some sage advice for his younger self on the journey ahead.

Handing The Baton Of Pasifika Storytelling
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Handing The Baton Of Pasifika Storytelling

A quarter of a century after its debut, Dawn Raids is a play with as much significance as ever. We speak to the show's heralded producer about letting the next generation take the reins.

Let's Talk About Sex
Arts Smarts

Let's Talk About Sex

Doing it right - How to use sex in your art in a way that’s not totally cringeworthy, from an experienced sex columnist and creative producer.

How Creatives Can Help New Zealand Rugby's Image Issues
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How Creatives Can Help New Zealand Rugby's Image Issues

The relationship between rugby and the arts is....complicated. But Andrew Wood reckons New Zealand Rugby can help our creatives - and vice versa.

Aotearoa Loses "A Storm Of Creativity"
The Lowdown

Aotearoa Loses "A Storm Of Creativity"

The Lowdown returns with a farewell to a trailblazer, need-to-know milestones and award winners, funding and grant opportunities and more in your arts news bulletin.

Strong Gone: NZ Film Commission Saga Claims Chief
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Strong Gone: NZ Film Commission Saga Claims Chief

Another major change in the creative community, as conflict of interest comes to the fore for the country's leading film organisation.

5 Essential Skills All Arts Managers Need
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5 Essential Skills All Arts Managers Need

Want to take the next step in your career? Experienced arts professionals reveal the management skills they rely on most to succeed in their jobs.

Creative New Zealand's Big New Hire
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Creative New Zealand's Big New Hire

There are big shoes to fill, but CNZ has brought in one of the arts most respected leaders to take up a new role at a pivotal time.

Making Aotearoa's Taonga "Last Forever"
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Making Aotearoa's Taonga "Last Forever"

Protecting our cultural and creative heritage items is no easy feat. We find out from the frontline of preserving these taonga how we all play a role as kaitiaki.