the heart is an octopus
Painting and poetry collaboration with Emma Hercus. Imagining what it would be like to live closer with the sea, with the sea inside us. Railway St Studios Tues 10th - Sat 28th October.
white poem goes on...
video produced and directed by Himiona Grace and Julia Truscott, of Wai-Ata Studios
hao | how
i love typesetting for friends, and this chapbook by Cassandra Barnett was magical. Cassandra made it with The Chronicles Of... project. The chapbook is linocut and risograph printed, written in collaboration with Tāne, Wheke, an AI called Pitta Patta and an AI called Best Boy. It's sold out but you can browse a bit of it here:
handmade with friends
Sedition, by Anahera Gildea
a founding member of this collective of indigenous women writers and allies from Aotearoa and so-called Australia. i have since stepped away from the project, and in 2023 two of the five founding members are taking Taraheke in a new direction. Taraheke publishes collectively to protect story sovereignty. www.taraheke.com
better off read with Pip Adam
In this 2021 series on Place, Pip and i talked about the spirit of place, and who has the right (and the responsibility) to recognise this spirit. Listen here: https://better-read.com/2021/01/17/ep-87-michaela-keeble/
What if Climate Change was Purple? is a collaborative project organised by the climate action group Track Zero, running from August 2019 to May 2021. The project brings together both established and emerging artists & scientists to create artworks that inspire climate action.