A Tour of West Auckland

Retreating to the edge of town is sometimes the fastest way to reset from the hectic pace of city living. Just a half hour journey winding through the hills of the Waitakere Ranges earns you a peaceful, scenic respite from the bustle. The following images…
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A Tour of West Auckland

Retreating to the edge of town is sometimes the fastest way to reset from the hectic pace of city living. Just a half hour journey winding through the hills of the Waitakere Ranges earns you a peaceful, scenic respite from the bustle. The following images…

Monday’s Muse: Georgia O’Keeffe

With a strong connection to nature; interested in everything from blossoming fruits to the decay of bones, painter Georgia O’Keeffe is celebrated for her large-format paintings of landscapes…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Georgia O’Keeffe

With a strong connection to nature; interested in everything from blossoming fruits to the decay of bones, painter Georgia O’Keeffe is celebrated for her large-format paintings of landscapes…

Z L A T A

Zlata; with her hair the colour of clover honey and eyelids giving-in to the late-summer sun, she wears fabrics pulled from every dream-girl’s wardrobe… Jessica Zamora-Turner perfectly pieces…

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Z L A T A

Zlata; with her hair the colour of clover honey and eyelids giving-in to the late-summer sun, she wears fabrics pulled from every dream-girl’s wardrobe… Jessica Zamora-Turner perfectly pieces…

Exclusive Interview with Greta van der Star

As the year hurtles to an end, in all of its flurry and urgency, photographer and stylist Greta van der Star shares a photo series that will immediately slow…

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Exclusive Interview with Greta van der Star

As the year hurtles to an end, in all of its flurry and urgency, photographer and stylist Greta van der Star shares a photo series that will immediately slow…

Monday’s Muse: Joni Mitchell

“…On stage, however, she is her own woman. Where Joan Baez is the embattled but still charming Joan of Arc of the non-violence crusade, and where Judy Collins…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Joni Mitchell

“…On stage, however, she is her own woman. Where Joan Baez is the embattled but still charming Joan of Arc of the non-violence crusade, and where Judy Collins…

Your Place | Dumplings

A house is as much a reflection of what is inside its walls as it is a reflection of what’s just outside. Conveniently located behind the Dominion Road…

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Your Place | Dumplings

A house is as much a reflection of what is inside its walls as it is a reflection of what’s just outside. Conveniently located behind the Dominion Road…

Portraits of Origin | by Douglas A Johns

Lots of different incidents lead to making this little feature happen; the introduction to the beautifully gentle textile designer Marta Buda (who is also Douglas’ gal), a massive…

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Portraits of Origin | by Douglas A Johns

Lots of different incidents lead to making this little feature happen; the introduction to the beautifully gentle textile designer Marta Buda (who is also Douglas’ gal), a massive…

Down the long driveway, you’ll see it.

This is a book of pictures of modernist New Zealand homes. These houses aren’t new, they’re old and lived in. They can be a little dusty, slightly worn around the…

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Down the long driveway, you’ll see it.

This is a book of pictures of modernist New Zealand homes. These houses aren’t new, they’re old and lived in. They can be a little dusty, slightly worn around the…

Monday’s Muse: Vija Celmins

“I would go driving around in the New Mexico desert consoling myself by mindlessly picking up rocks and throwing them in my car. Later, unloading them in my…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Vija Celmins

“I would go driving around in the New Mexico desert consoling myself by mindlessly picking up rocks and throwing them in my car. Later, unloading them in my…

Your Place | In The Valley

The best homes are the ones that have the ability to make you feel as if you’re bunkered up in the bush on your own personal retreat, even when…

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Your Place | In The Valley

The best homes are the ones that have the ability to make you feel as if you’re bunkered up in the bush on your own personal retreat, even when…

Monday’s Muse: Lucie Rie

“… thousands of people have paused and reflected on these pots that are strange and rare, enchanting and mysterious – the work of a mind engaged with earth, fire…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Lucie Rie

“… thousands of people have paused and reflected on these pots that are strange and rare, enchanting and mysterious – the work of a mind engaged with earth, fire…

France on Film

It has already been a month or so since I got home, but I have finally picked up my film images from France. They’re all in black and…

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France on Film

It has already been a month or so since I got home, but I have finally picked up my film images from France. They’re all in black and…

Monday’s Muse: Bernice Bing

“I do believe that one of the reasons she was able to garner a one-woman show at the Batman Gallery was because of her fearless large-scale canvases, similar to what…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Bernice Bing

“I do believe that one of the reasons she was able to garner a one-woman show at the Batman Gallery was because of her fearless large-scale canvases, similar to what…

Your Place | Olive, Frank & Ralph

Anyone who owns a pet will know just how quickly they become the central focus of a household. The same goes for Abby and Cam, who live in…

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Your Place | Olive, Frank & Ralph

Anyone who owns a pet will know just how quickly they become the central focus of a household. The same goes for Abby and Cam, who live in…

Harriet & Carter Were for Freunde von Freunden

[Feeling pretty lucky to have been asked to interview these two sweethearts, especially for one of my most favourite online sites Freunde von Freunden. Thanks guys!] With equal…

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Harriet & Carter Were for Freunde von Freunden

[Feeling pretty lucky to have been asked to interview these two sweethearts, especially for one of my most favourite online sites Freunde von Freunden. Thanks guys!] With equal…

‘Andrea’ by Leilani Heather

As the early eighties slowly creep into our fashionable subconscious, local artist Leilani Heather has been living in a world of neon lights and tizzed hair for years….

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‘Andrea’ by Leilani Heather

As the early eighties slowly creep into our fashionable subconscious, local artist Leilani Heather has been living in a world of neon lights and tizzed hair for years….

Tuesday’s Tune: See Them A Come

We’re ready for sunshine, we’re ready for over-ripe fruits and the chance to get our toes out, but it won’t stop raining today. So, this tune is in…

Tuesday's Tune

Tuesday’s Tune: See Them A Come

We’re ready for sunshine, we’re ready for over-ripe fruits and the chance to get our toes out, but it won’t stop raining today. So, this tune is in…

Your Place | Home For Two

Perhaps I’m bias, but the west really is the best. Offering backyards, 60s and 70s-built houses filled with natural light, fast access to the coast and some of…

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Your Place | Home For Two

Perhaps I’m bias, but the west really is the best. Offering backyards, 60s and 70s-built houses filled with natural light, fast access to the coast and some of…