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The Big Art Trip - Series One, Episode Eight

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2001

Douglas Lloyd Jenkins and Nick Ward's Big Art Trip reaches Wellington in this episode. Jacob Rajan and Justin Lewis of Indian Ink Theatre Company discuss their acclaimed play Krishnan's Dairy. Dancer Ross McCormack reflects on his journey from building site to dance school; and percussion group Strike incorporate movement and staging into their work. Ceramic artist Raewyn Atkinson is exploring the textures of Antarctica. Plus there's a visit to the Dowse Art Museum to meet jeweller Peter Deckers, and to view an exhibition devoted to textile designer Avis Higgs.

Civilised cities have civilised roads where two cars can pass.
– Douglas Lloyd Jenkins is unimpressed with Wellington’s hill suburbs.

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