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Our gig at 5th Plinth [video]

Posted by Philip Patston on 19 March 2010, 12:34 pm in , , , , ,

Tony and I played at 5th Plinth last weekend – we're at the end. Well done Uptown Arts Trust!

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The Venus Project World Tour - New Zealand

Posted by Philip Patston on 15 March 2010, 9:10 am in , , , ,

Thursday, April 15, 2010 from 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (GMT+1200)

Hopetoun Alpha, 19 Beresford Sq, Auckland, New Zealand


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A typewritten blog?

Posted by Philip Patston on 14 March 2010, 10:00 am in , , ,

Creative Collide

Originally published on The Big Idea | 10 March 2010

Education. It's been in the news a lot lately. In New Zealand we've been talking about fining parents for truancy. In the US they've been talking about firing teachers for poor student performance. The NZ Government has just announced it will stop funding universities and university students when they fail and will no longer give interest-free loans. Not very creative. read more...

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Sir Ken Robinson on creativity in schools

Posted by Philip Patston on 19 February 2010, 8:34 am in , , , , ,

Sir Ken vid snap

>From ICP The National Professional Body for Creative Practitioners

"Creative Practitioners Darina Garland and Claudia Barwell met with Ken and his wife Maritherese in New York in December 2009 and recorded this interview especially for ICP. This is a rare opportunity to see Ken and Maritherese interviewed together, talking about creativity, schools, The Element ( Ken’s latest book) and life in general…" 

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Speaking of "beyond boxes"...

Posted by Philip Patston on 5 February 2010, 9:42 am in , , , ,

I like this film by Joseph Pelling. Winner of the Digital Artist Awards 2009 animation category