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Auckland! We have some big things coming up, keep your eyes peeled on the Facebook group for our #TDKtuesdays September announcement. DINZ are hosting an informative talk for all of us students and grads ready to jump ship overseas: ‘No Borders’ is the stories of those New Zealand designers who’ve stepped out into the world beyond our tiny country and are making it work. Winter rut got you down? Head over to our TDK Job Board and check out the listings for something fresh!

Good reads from TDK friends

A list of recommended articles that you might like

Design Assembly

Design Assembly is an active community for New Zealand graphic design and designers. Dedicated to building a strong, supportive industry, Design Assembly seeks to celebrate, grow and challenge through online conversation, events and workshops.

Visit designassembly.org.nz

The Paper Rain Project x Framingham Underground

It was late 2015 when I first introduced you to The Paper Rain Project –  a fascinating, highly creative endeavour fueled with passion by Indigo and Wills Rowe.  Their work is based on values of collaboration, sustainability and always with … Continue reading → The post The Paper…
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Ina Arraoui Opening Night ‘Blow Out’

On Friday, August 4th we celebrated the opening of printmaker Ina’s Arraoui exhibition ‘Blow Out’. Ina’s first solo show here at endemicworld was a great turn out, a massive thank you to everyone who joined us and to Maison Vauron who provided delicious cheese & cracke…
Visit nzartprints.co.nz


Curative is a creative agency committed to making the world a little bit better.

We use the tools of creativity, connection and collaboration to help change the narrative of complex social issues.

Visit curative.co.nz

Dusty Road

We’ve spent a while representing, employing, growing, developing and leading in the creative community, our community. We got to understand the best fit between talent, agency and project. So, after dispatching the old recruitment model humanely, we created our own piece of work for you. We like to call it - A better way to represent creative and digital talent and the businesses you work in.

Visit dustyroad.co.nz


Scandinavian apartment-dwellers are masters of small space layouts. Love this little study nook in what appears to be a re-purposed cupboard in the hallway, with its mix of vintage and contemporary. And the same apartment, making document storage look sexy. ……
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Creative Connect

Whether you’re a graphic designer from Christchurch, a voice over artist from
Auckland or a motion graphic designer from Wellington, Creative Connect gives
you a free, media rich platform to upload your work and connect with peers &
professionals from all over New Zealand.

Visit creativeconnect.co.nz

Creative Mornings / AKL

CreativeMornings is a free, monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!

Visit creativemornings.com/akl

Spring, in Your Home & Garden

Photography Helen Bankers The September edition of Your Home & Garden is about to sprout up (sorry – couldn’t be helped) on shelves around the country, and I have some have freshy fresh preview picks from the pages for you. First, above, is ……
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Stuff That Looks Good #6

Some visual inspiration in the form of design, art and photography.
Visit motionsickness.co.nz

So Watt

I am really pleased to bring you a change of scene this week. While I really do relish my days alone in my office, the many advantages and subsequent creative strength from working within a team are not lost on me. I kind … Continue reading → The post So Watt appeared first on Studio…
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Artist Interview – New Zealand print maker Ina Arraoui

In two weeks New Zealand print maker Ina Arraoui will be having her first solo exhibition at endemicworld! We hung out in her studio and found out what inspired her show “Blow Out”. Join Event on the Facebook Event Page >> View Ina Arraoui’s current art print collection…
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