Anna Knox

Anna Knox is a writer based in Wellington.

The Dowse
Jul 3, 2019

His work hangs in the Beehive, but galleries ignored Guy Ngan. Until now.

Home and place were a the centre of Guy Ngan's work. Anna Knox spoke to the curator of an exhibition at the heart of Ngan's home. 

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Jun 19, 2019

The pram in the hallway: Why motherhood doesn't have to spell creative death

Women are told that their artistic life ends when motherhood starts. But Anna Knox knows that isn't the case.

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May 18, 2019

Review: NZSO Shed Series – Responses is the modern way to enjoy classical music

Anna Knox reviews the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra's Shed Series – Responses and finds that Shed 6 transforms the experience of live classical music entirely.

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Apr 12, 2019

Black-hearted: An autopsy of Heartbreak Island’s disappointing second season

After falling head-over-heels for Heartbreak Island, her first reality TV crush, Anna Knox returned eagerly for season two. Turns out there's nothing like a first love to break your heart.

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Apr 3, 2019

The NZSO’s Classical Journey was worth the trip

'There’s something incredible about watching otherwise ordinary people do something extraordinary.' A recent NZSO performance prompts Anna Knox to reflect on what makes live classical music so special.

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Feb 19, 2019

Why does Heartbreak Island make everybody so mad?

When reality show mutant Heartbreak Island launched last year, people lost their collective minds. But why?

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