We had a lovely day yesterday opening our exhibitions here at Studio Kura, I will put up a gallery of my work soon but wanted to share some pictures I took at the openings. This is a post with some pictures from the opening event and some of my thoughts from my time here at Studio Kura...Read More
What is wellbeing and how do we quantify it? Can our lives be broken down so easily into the conditions of our spiritual, physical, emotional, mental, and social "well-being"? Does this approach miss anything? This post is more about my questions around what we get from it then about providing answers...Read More
Today marks the eight week mark until I fly away - there is so much to do!
I have made a gear list of everything I will be taking (some things yet to buy) and have started packing things away - not quite into my pack, but into a big box left behind from Christmas gifts ordered online...Read More
ne of my favourite things about the holidays is family. I am the youngest of four children and the only daughter, our family of six came to New Zealand around 19 years ago. Since then my mom's whole side of the family have immigrated, and I have been able to go back to visit my dads side of the family in South Africa twice now. I'm a real nerd about my family, I just love them to bits...Read More
Good news; Art + Sunshine and I have been accepted to an arts residency at Studio Kura in Japan!
Backtracking a little here - but it is funny because I feel like I have just emerged from four years of constantly saying "I'm not an artist". But I guess we are all artists right?
I definitely feel much more like an artist lately...Read More
I thought I would kick off the blog portion of this site with some information on how I plan on carry out “Art+Sunshine”. This blog will be a combination of a few things; my own reflections, summaries of other research I have looked at and discussion on my own practical research methodology...Read More