Category: Arts

A Grand Moral Theft

A Grand Moral Theft

by / September 30, 2013 / No Comments

Susan, a 45-year-old mother of two small children and self-professed expert in Rockstar’s newest phenomenon, is here to tell you all whether GTAV is worth throwing your life away for.

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How Many Padmes Hum – Zen Mantra

How Many Padmes Hum – Zen Mantra

by / September 30, 2013 / No Comments

Featuring elements of psych, shoegaze and dream pop, 18-year-old Sam Perry has created a concise and convincing debut with How Many Padmes Hum.

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Activating Abstraction

Activating Abstraction

by / September 30, 2013 / No Comments

The artwork charts out space, its form consisting of the empty spaces defined by the beads as well as the strands of beads themselves.

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Fantastic Albums and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Albums and Where to Find Them

by / September 23, 2013 / No Comments

Thanks to the internet and the ubiquity and ease of file-sharing, any obscure musique concrète or krautrock release is just a click away.

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What Really Happens in That Crappy Yellow Building Next to Te Puni Village

What Really Happens in That Crappy Yellow Building Next to Te Puni Village

by / September 23, 2013 / No Comments

One would assume that there is a strong emphasis on finding work as a professional artist. Yet Music students still seem to accept their post-tertiary situation to be one of unemployment and near-poverty.

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Kaitiaki

Kaitiaki

by / September 23, 2013 / No Comments

‘Tis an interactive exploration of the New Zealand bush, with its actors embodying the native critters we so often take for granted.

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High Risk/High Reward

High Risk/High Reward

by / September 23, 2013 / No Comments

VUW’s THEA304 students are presenting a series of works titled Growing Pains. Young directors Emma Robinson, Maggie White, Cassandra Tse and Matt Loveranes sat down with Salient.

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Three Machines

Three Machines

by / September 23, 2013 / No Comments

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Blue Jasmine

Blue Jasmine

by / September 23, 2013 / No Comments

Woody Allen’s latest venture, Blue Jasmine, has been hailed as one of his best (well of the last 20 years or so at least). I’m inclined to agree.

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AM, by Arctic Monkeys

AM, by Arctic Monkeys

by / September 16, 2013 / 1 Comment

Some girl must have seriously broken one of the band members’ hearts, because they are MAD.

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