New Zealand Music Month: Favourite album covers

New Zealand Music Month: Favourite album covers

Blog post for Design Assembly website.

“When I embarked on this post for NZ Music Month, I posed the question to various musicophiles (?) “What is your favourite NZ album cover and why?”. I was amazed by the depth and detail of the majority of replies I got, which perhaps reflects the passion the respondents have for their music collections.

Flowers, Fruit and Foliage

Flowers, Fruit and Foliage

Blog post for Design Assembly website.

“Entering the exhibition space, the lights dim, is like walking into a place of worship. In this case, it is a temple to botanical art and more generally a homage to the printed book.

Crowdfunding: Freda Wells and Sarah Larnach interviewed

Crowdfunding: Freda Wells and Sarah Larnach interviewed

(Artwork by Rachel Walker)

Blog post for Design Assembly website.

“Crowdfunding seems to have had a lot of publicity lately, with PledgeMe reaching its own goal of $500,000 in funding and The Arts Foundation’s launch and imminent release of Boosted. I have talked to two New Zealanders who have had a go at this method of raising money…”