“Man that is born of a woman, hath but a short time to live, and is full of misery.
He cometh up, and is cut down, like a flower; he fleeth as it were a shadow, and
never continueth in one stay.” - Job 14, King James Version of The Bible , 1611.
As Simran Hans noted in her review for The Guardian , Kenneth Branagh’s “unabashedly
feel-good memoir of growing up in Belfast in the late 1960s suffers from a problem
of perspective.” This is both the film’s strength and its weakness, as cinematographer ...
Two major exhibitions by female artists currently on view in Wellington could not
be more exciting or different. Hilma af Klint’s large, abstract, and light-filled
geometric compositions contrast sharply with Rita Angus’ small, but densely layered ...
Along with the works of Colin McCahon and Toss Wollaston, Angus' oil and water colours
are now considered among the most important in the development of twentieth-century
New Zealand art. She was a pioneer of modern painting during the 1930s and 1940s ...