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Artbank has got you sussed for arty stuff happening in Tāmaki Makaurau and beyond. With interviews, live performances, your weekly gallery guide and more - come get some culture in ya with Rachel and Theo. Ka rawe!

Artbank: Sunday Feb 18, 2018

Artbank: Sunday Feb 18, 2018 Artbank: Sunday Feb 18, 2018, 105.31 MB
Sun 18 Feb 2018

Artbank: 11 February

Artbank 11 feb.mp3 mp3, 109.32 MB
Sun 11 Feb 2018

Kia Ora e te whānau! Rachel had a chat to London MC Loyle Carner ahead of his first NZ performance at Laneway festival about family, ADHD, cooking, sexism and more; and Theo and Nadine are in the studio with Sorawit Songsataya to chat about his show Starling, currently on at Artspace. Plus, movie guy phones in to review Paddington 2, Ka pai! 

Loyle Carner at Laneway 2018

Loyle Carner Rachel bCast 2018.mp3 mp3, 139.58 MB
Sun 11 Feb 2018

London MC Loyle Carner released his debut album Yesterday's Gone to much public and critical acclaim in 2017. He spoke to Rachel about the influence of his family, ADHD, cooking, sexism and more ahead of his first New Zealand performance at St Jerome's Laneway Fesitval 2018.

Artbank: Sunday Feb 4, 2018

Artbank: Sunday Feb 4, 2018 Artbank: Sunday Feb 4, 2018, 108.67 MB
Sun 4 Feb 2018

Artbank: 28 January

Artbank 28th January.mp3 mp3, 102 MB
Sun 28 Jan 2018

Kia Ora tātou! This week on Artbank we chat to interdisciplinary artist, performer and activator Akáshi Fisi'inaua, aka Queen Kapussi, about Xhrome Xhrysalis: a one off interdisciplinary project hosted by FAFSWAG at the Basement Theatre, and curated by Queen Kapussi herself. Headlined by iconic Pacific Sister Rosanna Raymond and featuring a number of Auckland’s hottest live acts and upcoming Poly instigators, activators and artists - Xhrome Xhrysalis is on the 10th of Feb. Grab a ticket from https://basementtheatre.co.nz/whats-on/2018/2/10/xhrome-xhrysalis  Arohanui! 

Artbank: 21 January

Artbank 21 jan.mp3 mp3, 99.65 MB
Sun 21 Jan 2018

This week on artbank we talk about The Florida Project by Sean Baker, listen to some music made by visual artists such as Basquiat and Joseph Beuys, and hear a snippet of a 2017 interview between Theo and renowned American painter and comic illustrator Gary Panter. Ka rawe! 

Artbank: January 14

Artbank January 14.mp3 mp3, 330.03 MB
Sun 14 Jan 2018

A special long show for Artbank this week! Sound artist Sarah Callesen came up to studio to chat about her art practice, and play some of her recent sound project Open Circuit Potential. You can check out more of her work at https://sarahcallesen.com Plus we take a look at the BBC's infamous Radiophonics workshop, how Bowie recorded Heroes, review the film Call Me By Your Name, and listen back to one of our favourite interviews with FAFSWAG members from 2017. Arohanui!

Artbank: December 17

Artbank December 17.mp3 mp3, 106.69 MB
Sun 17 Dec 2017

Painter John Hodgson comes up to the studio to chat to Rachel about his show Kirikopuni on at Krd's Mokopōpaki. Plus Bryce Galloway rings in to talk about his new publication Incredibly Hot Sex with Hideous People, the Diary Comics. Meri Kirihimete koutou! 

Artbank: December 10

Artbank December 10.mp3 mp3, 100.37 MB
Sun 10 Dec 2017

Tom and Nadine chat to artist and Jeweller Hannah Davis-Gray, aka Hannah Dangerous Goods about her art practice, ethical jewellery and found materials. You can chect out her stuff on instagram @dangerousgoods_jewellery . Also it's Tom's last show before he heads south to become a teacher! Kia kaha Tom! 

Artbank: December 3

Artbank December 3.mp3 mp3, 104.04 MB
Sun 3 Dec 2017

This week Nadine and Rachel are joined in studio by artists Olyvia Hong, Wai Ching and Darryl Chin to talk about their upcoming show Rabbit On the Moon hosted by Hapori Collective.

Sunday Painter: The Finale part 1

Sunday Painter: The Finale part 1 Sunday Painter: The Finale part 1, 91.09 MB
Sun 23 Sep 2018

It's the three-part grand finale of Sunday Painter this week, but oh no! Jackson's got artist's block! Luckily Sean Kerr is here to help out. (Part 1/3)

Sunday Painter: The Finale part 2

Sunday Painter: The Finale part 2 Sunday Painter: The Finale part 2, 93.99 MB
Sun 23 Sep 2018

After Sean Kerr's wise advice, Jackson is ready to crack into making some art for this week's Sunday Painter. But are there more bumps in the road ahead? (Part 2/3)

Sunday Painter: The Finale part 3

Sunday Painter: The Finale part 3 Sunday Painter: The Finale part 3, 85.4 MB
Sun 23 Sep 2018

It's been an existential week for Jackson on Sunday Painter, but there is light at the end of the tunnel. Tune in to the last ever episode for some some final thoughts from Jackson on how to make art. (Part 3/3)

Sunday Painter: Thick Santa

Sunday Painter: Thick Santa Sunday Painter: Thick Santa, 106.26 MB
Sun 16 Sep 2018

It's the Sunday Painter Christmas Special! In September! Jackson is teaching us how to make a Thick Santa today to get you ready for the festive season.

Sunday Painter: Make a Studio!

Sunday painter: Make a Studio! Sunday painter: Make a Studio!, 123.53 MB
Sun 19 Aug 2018

Wow renting in Auckland is EXPENSIVE! But you have to find somewhere to make your art eh! Follow Jackson's guide to making yourself a studio space and that'll see you right. 

Sunday Painter: Macaroni Kangaroo

Sunday Painter: Macaroni Kangaroo Sunday Painter: Macaroni Kangaroo, 98.29 MB
Sun 12 Aug 2018

Hmm looks like Sunday Painter fame is getting to Jackson's head... nevertheless he's still got a project for you! This weekend we are making a macaroni... um.. kangaroo? 

Sunday Painter: 127 Hours Re-enactment

Sunday Painter: 127 Hours Re-enactment Sunday Painter: 127 Hours Re-enactment, 101.76 MB
Sun 5 Aug 2018

Stuck for what movie to watch this weekend? Why not re-make your own instead! Become the distressed James Franco you have always wanted to be with Jackson's step-by-step guide to re-entacting 127 Hours. Wicked! 

Sunday Painter: Sundae Painter

Sunday Painter: Sundae Painter Sunday Painter: Sundae Painter, 43.18 MB
Sun 29 Jul 2018

Sunday Painter, more like SUNDAE painter amiright!? Treat yourself this week to Jackson's yum icecream sundae recipe. It's relational aesthetics y'all!

Sunday Painter: A House Painting

Sunday Painter: A House Painting Sunday Painter: A House Painting, 60.45 MB
Sun 22 Jul 2018

Do you struggle with the common problem of forgetting what your house looks like? Well don't worry! Jackson is here to teach you how to do a painting of your house so you'll always have a useful reference! 

Sunday Painter: Land Art

Sunday Painter: Land Art Sunday Painter: Land Art, 73.78 MB
Sun 15 Jul 2018

Land Art! Robert Smithson made it with some stones and dirt and things, and you can make your own Land Art too! Jackson is on a plane jetting off to Italy, but that won't stop him from teaching you how to make your very own masterpiece.