A life in pictures

NZ born artist Derek Ward was the subject of a retrospective exhibition recently staged in Norwich, England. Ward was born in Richmond, NZ, in 1922 and relocated to England with his family aged 7. “Art for me is essentially a form of meditation and I avoiding discussing my work with others for this reason,” he says in an interview with Norwich Evening News. “If I feel the need for recharging my work I walk along a Norfolk beach and look at the pebbles there.”


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Taika Waititi Puts on a Tuxedo

Taika Waititi Puts on a Tuxedo

His film Jojo Rabbit may be the year’s most unlikely Oscar contender: a Nazi comedy. How will the irreverent director fare amid Hollywood’s sacred rituals? Pop culture reporter Kyle Buchanan investigates for…