Why are so many finding we can't do the creative work we imagined we would... if we had all this time? Suraya examines evidence-informed perspectives on motivation and procrastination. They might not be what you think they are.
The mindful art practice known as wood burning, poker work or pyrography has gotten Vicky Taylor of Whakaahurangi / Stratford through some tough times.
Multi-media artist Lee Rapira researches meticulously before starting her work. She also talks about studying art at WITT and why enter competitions.
Carina McQueen has been honing her skills in representational oil painting since she was a child, but only recently began exhibiting her work.
Heidi Griffin speaks about the new community gallery she's opening on Gover Street in Ngāmotu / New Plymouth.
We interview collage artist and printmaker Teresa Goodin. We talk about her interests in reproduction and archetypes, and the gallery and studio space in Tataraimaka (the old Okato Cheese factory) she shares with a number of artists.
Ruth Buchanan is using the Govett Brewster's world-famous collection to ask questions about institutions, inclusion and where our bodies belong in the exhibition, The scene in which I find myself / Or, where does my body belong.
Realist painter Jodi Calkin is exhibiting work in the Emerging Artists' gallery in Top Town, Ngāmotu / New Plymouth until the end of December 2019.