The Lowdown

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Stephen Perry, High Art Photography
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After years of setbacks, The Lowdown gets the reaction of satisfaction from those who brought the Hundertwasser Arts Centre to life, while celebrating other galleries & exhibitions milestones.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Get the Lowdown on what creatives are doing to get their work out there in the current climate and find out how The Big idea may have found an important organisation a lifeline.
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The Big Idea Editor
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The Lowdown's got the good news - and the frustrating, but important to know bad news hitting the creative agenda, including updates on the Government's arts Omicron Support.
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The Big Idea Editor
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The Lowdown speaks to the creative community to gets the reaction to the Government's $121m Omicron support package - and it's clear there's still plenty of work ahead.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Omicron’s impact on the arts from every angle - as The Lowdown seeks answers on what support creatives need - and how you can help.
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The Big Idea Editor
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The Lowdown's back for 2022 with a look at the latest headache for live performers - who's pulled the pin & who's announced their returns - as well as staunch replies to music industry legal threats.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Creatives have not backed down to the challenges the year has thrown at them - we speak to those involved in the biggest issues of 2021.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Stand up for artistic integrity or bow down to censorship? The Lowdown tackles the heated issue, plus the latest award-winners and announcements impacting the creative community.
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The Big Idea Editor
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As Alert Levels are replaced by traffic lights, one of NZ's biggest music festivals has stalled at the stop sign. The Lowdown looks at how the new COVID framework is impacting the arts.
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The Big Idea Editor
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From literature of the written kind to literacy of the financial type, The Lowdown seeks answers to the big issues confronting the creative community from the highest offices in Aotearoa.
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The Big Idea Editor