We Can Create x Sara Blake x The Busy Nice x...
The Busy Nice, in collaboration with We Can Create bring you the ‘Artists Showcase’, an intimate temporary exhibition featuring the works of internationally renowned illustrator and We Can Create speaker Sara Blake. We will be exhibiting 10 of her original new works alongside 5 renowned local artists/illustrators; Henrietta Harris, Cinzah Seekayem, Stephen Richardson, Sarah Lanarch and...
New project with creative agency +The Church+
So we can’t tell you much but we can tell you The Busy Nice is working on a new project with creative agency +The Church+ as part of their inaugural creative industries showcase We Can Create. For early bird specials read on… We Can Create - New Zealand’s biggest art and creative industries showcase. If you work anywhere in the creative industry, We Can Create is for you. Curated by...
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On Tuesday both Erin and I were privileged to speak at the SCANZ 2011 conference titled “Listening to the other side”. We gave our first presentation as The Busy Nice on the Do You Mind exhibition we put together last year with Dr Megan Dowie. In addition to the presentation we decided to interview 3 of our artists on their experience. Video coming soon!
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Busy busy busy.. nice
So the next few months see The Busy Nice live up to our name.. End of this month: Do You Mind? Opening on the 29th July @ Ironbank August: TBN x CIEL PR - exhibiting Alexander Hoyles September: TBN x Wunderkammer - exhibiting TBN’s Erin Forsyth November/December: First issue of publication ‘5’ Lots more in the pipeline.. dates, invitations and general blather to come!
Do you mind is officially underway! →
True to our name we’ve been pretty busy of late. What has been consuming our time? Our latest project - Do you mind? For regular updates/announcements and general information on the project go to: http://doyoumind.tumblr.com/ More information coming soon!
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Do You Mind? Inspired by Brain Awareness Week ‘Do You Mind?’ is an exhibition and catalogue of new artwork based on research projects specific to the Centre for Brain Research (CBR). The exhibition will be open to the public and will comprise original artworks created through the partnership of artists with researchers from the Centre. A challenge will be issued to the selected artists and...
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Tiger Translate Installation...
So the 20th of March will see the first project for the Busy Nice come to fruition. We were asked to participate in this year’s Translate party for Tiger beer and produce a work based around the theme balance. What are we doing for it?.. When discussing East and West, particularly in the context of our city (Auckland) and the product (Tiger Beer) it is apparent that the balance of the two is...