Location: Auckland


ALASKA Light Up With Lydian

By sophie in Music / / January 23, 2012

New Zealand alt-folk band ALASKA release a live performance video of their new song Lydian, off their upcoming debut LP FLAWS.View Now
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Sink into a Southern Summer Sun

By angela in Music / / December 23, 2011

New Zealand band Cool Rainbows gently caresses us into a hazy summer afternoon by the poolside in their latest track, 'Southern Summer Sun'. Coming to a road trip mistape near you.View Now

Salasai Finds Unchartered Territory

By Jenna Hawkins in Fashion / / October 21, 2011

New Zealand fashion label Salasai debuts their A/W'12 collection Unchartered Territory with gothic and Anglo-saxon imagery.View Now
Kate Sylvester Autumn Winter 2012 - The Secretary

Straddling and Spanking the Secretary

By brodie in Fashion / / October 20, 2011

Kate Sylvester's AW 2012 show played with some of the film Secretary's iconic moments; models tied each other up, dropped a handful of red pencils, crawled along the ground and straddled and spanked one another. On top of the theatricality of her presentation, Sylvester's new range of garments, shoes and eyewear took center stage. View Now

Palarell Parking

By alex in Uncategorized / , / July 27, 2011

The title of Kentaro Yamada’s video installation Palarell Parking [sic] might be slightly confusing at first sight. One might even be cheeky enough to correct the artist’s spelling. Far wrong! Everything in this work has been perfectly orchestrated and nothing is left to chance.View Now

Love, Happiness and New Zealand in the 90s

By flavia in Film / / May 31, 2011

From director Shahir Daud (once from New Zealand, now based in New York) comes Double Happy: a short film exploring ideas of acceptance and friendship in the weird time that is adolescence.View Now

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