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"Painted by W. F. Sawtell"

A few months ago, I acquired a small oil painting created by William Sawtell in 1892. I have written about Sawtell’s photography studio and his lesser-known… 731 more words


Wellington Performance Arcade - Exhibition Review

By Mayke Blom

18-22nd February 2015

I walk around and through carefully placed sets of shipping containers, each one containing a performed installed artwork. There is a bar and a stage and seating welcoming the passers-by to socialize and pause a moment to peek around corners and engage with a fleeting experience. 490 more words

Exhibition Review

Wellington, New Plymouth, Hamilton and Whangarei, 21.05.15-27.05.15

I feel as if I have spent much of this week on transport with a capital T. This is not surprising. It takes quite a while to get from one end of these islands to another – even North Island, which isn’t as long, and has more frequent public transport connections – and I was on the wrong island to start with. 4,147 more words

Wellington Botanic Gardens

The Botanic Gardens in Wellington are not the largest but are classified as a Garden of National Significance by the Royal New Zealand Institute of Horticulture and is an Historic Places Trust Heritage Area. 122 more words



I love our old velodrome in Wellington, as anyone who reads this blog will know by now. The 33 degree bankings are nicely designed and the transitions swoop you in and ping you back out without you realising it. 296 more words

Local Racing

Abstract | Aro Valley Smoke

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By CarrollVisual

Source: 500px.com


May 30, 2015 ... finding shots in the cold

It took a while to start looking for pictures yesterday.

When I finally stirred myself into action, I consciously tried for different perspectives from my usual ones. 213 more words