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From Brian Sweeney, publisher, NZEDGE.COM | 25 September 2019 | #381 | New York
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Visual Arts | Guardian (The)
25 September 2019
Joseph Michael Lights Up UN with Climate Messages
Auckland University of Technology artist in residence Joseph Michael lit the United Nations headquarters in New York last week with an immersive installation that featured images of an iceberg and the messages of six young advocates including Swede Greta Thunberg and…

25 September 2019
David Howell-Designed NY Homes Snapped Up
A boutique new apartment complex in New York, designed by New Zealand-born David Howell of DHD Architecture and Design, has sold out in less than ten months, according to a…
Design | Architectural Digest
25 September 2019
Designer Sandra Nunnerley an Expert in Detail
The work of US-based interior designer Sandra Nunnerley features in a recent French special of Architectural Digest, ‘Le Grand Guide 2019′ – ‘The 100…
Visual Arts | Art News
25 September 2019
Artist Yuki Kihara to Present NZ in Venice 2021
Though this year’s Venice Biennale still has two months left in its run, some nations, like New Zealand, are already gearing up for the participation in the…
Film & TV | Hollywood Reporter
25 September 2019
New Zealand Filmmakers Showcase Local Perspectives
Years of big-budget location shoots have given rise to a thriving New Zealand film and television sector. Hollywood Reporter correspondent Patrick…
Wine | NZEDGE.com
24 September 2019
Waiheke Wine Selected for Paris Book Launch Tasting
A Te Motu Vineyard-produced wine is one of 15 top international wines chosen for tasting at the Paris launch of a book entitled, Wine Explorers:…
Business | Inc
23 September 2019
Allbirds’ Tim Brown on Team Dynamics
New Zealander Tim Brown, 38, didn’t have the typical resume of a hotshot Silicon Valley entrepreneur when he co-founded his shoe startup Allbirds in 2016, but he knew firsthand how to put…
Rugby | New York Times (The)
22 September 2019
Looking Back at Our Rugby Heritage
“New Zealand’s pride for its team reflects generations of history and tradition, going back to 1903,” Jamie Tarabay writes in a story for The New York Times, entitled: ‘What Makes the All…
Business | South China Morning Post
21 September 2019
Eco-Star Cristina McLauchlan Spreads the Word
New Zealand-born Hong Kong-based wellness advocate Cristina McLauchlan aims to achieve sustainability in all aspects of her life, but she has seen enough of the…
Sport General | Brisbane Times
20 September 2019
What Makes Super Coach Noelene Taurua Tick?
English netballer Geva Mentor is happy to nominate Noeline Taurua as easily the best coach she has played under, but finds it a little harder to articulate the secret to…
Politics | Wall Street Journal (The)
20 September 2014
Prime Minister John Key Wins Third Term
Prime Minister John Key will lead New Zealand for a third consecutive term after the National Party won 48 per cent of the vote in this year’s election…
Arts | Times Online
20 September 2009
One for the history books
Renowned New Zealand historian and writer, James Belich, has his latest book Replenishing the Earth: The Settler Revolution and the Rise of the Anglo-world reviewed by The Times’ Bernard Porter…
Nature | National Geographic News
20 September 2019
Lives on the Edge
National Geographic report details NZ’s world-leading conservation programmes, set up to preserve and protect our “virtual Noah’s Ark of bizarre animals.” NZ is considered…
Video | YouTube
16 April 2014
Instant Kiwi Attitude
Watch what happens between some fishermen trying to catch fish and one man who has the Instant Kiwi Attitude. Have you got it?…
Video | YouTube
24 October 2014
The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made
As the official airline of Middle-earth, Air New Zealand has gone all out to celebrate the third and final film in The Hobbit Trilogy – The Hobbit: The…
Video | YouTube
10 November 2014
Classic Weet-Bix TV Ad – Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Climb Mount Everest
Dunedin-born filmmaker Daniel Borgman, 31, whose latest film Resin world has…
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