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Martha, my dear…

Beatles. White album. Can’t help it. Martha Blanche Sidonie… ….works at Red Gallery ….is an illustrator ….comes from Hull (just like Mick Ronson…) ….is currently in Moscow …..is learning how to make ceramics Seems fairly talented…… Advertisements

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Suppose…….

……They Gave an War Exhibition and Nobody Came. (Title shamelessly stolen from a heroically unsuccessful 1970 feature film.) But I don’t get it. There’s an exhibition in Nelson, arguably the centre of ceramic art in New Zealand with people who … Continue reading

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Best bookshop in town

Sad to say, it’s also the only decent bookshop in town. Or region, for that matter. And it’s up for sale. Nohing to do with not having a good business model or clued up and friendly staff (Stella Chrysostomou, the … Continue reading

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