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Kathryn Shanks

Senior Editor
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Kathryn graduated her Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in 2020 with majors in History and German Studies, having written her thesis about conceptions of children in seventeenth-century witch trials and possession cases. She drinks too much coffee, loves talking about grammar, and really enjoys learning about new topics as she researches and writes articles. In her spare time, Kathryn crochets, cross-stitches, and plays boardgames with her friends. She is currently undertaking a master’s degree in Publishing and Communications at the University of Melbourne. 

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April 28, 2021
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Art & Design
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Beautiful Simplicity: Ambientec's TURN+
Beauty and utility are synonymous with these new portable lamps.
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April 23, 2021
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Fashion
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Mushroom Leather: Is it the future of sustainable fashion?
With recent announcements by big brands like Adidas and Hermés about the use of leather made from fungi, we decided to explore the world of mushroom fashion.
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April 19, 2021
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Fashion
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ReCreate: the NZ Fashion Brand Empowering Cambodian Workers
New Zealand’s fashion industry is enriched by ReCreate, an ethical and sustainable brand working with organic materials and disadvantaged workers.
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April 2, 2021
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Culture
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Greenwashing: Sorting the Eco-Friendly from the Eco-Frauds
While the push for eco-friendly products has grown over the last few decades, some brands still misrepresent their own practices.
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March 22, 2021
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Art & Design
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Women in Design: The Influence of The Glasgow Girls
Next in our series about influential women in design, we look at the Glasgow Girls, a group of women in the early twentieth century who excelled in the art scene before they could even vote.
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March 10, 2021
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Art & Design
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Zaha Hadid Architects' Tower C: Shenzhen's New Sustainable Business Hub
Dual towers on tiered garden platforms will provide a striking addition to the Shenzhen skyline, with Zaha Hadid Architects securing the highly sought-after Tower C contract.
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February 8, 2021
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Art & Design
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A Timeless Spiral of Glass: The Musée Atelier Audemars Piguet
A glass spiral is now home to a museum for luxury swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet, showcasing intricate timepieces within an innovative building.
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January 22, 2021
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Art & Design
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Remember Me: The Art of Joy Hester at the Heide Museum of Modern Art
Open until February 14, an exhibit of Australian artist Joy Hester’s striking works is currently on display at Victoria’s Heide Museum of Modern Art.
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December 21, 2020
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Lifestyle
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Summer Holidays in Regional Victoria: Join the COVID Recovery
Between the severe bushfires during the summer of '19-'20 and the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown, businesses across Victoria have struggled to survive.
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December 6, 2020
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Art & Design
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The Politics of Shared Spaces: Identity and Struggle in the Works of Eniwaye Oluwaseyi
Nigerian artist Eniwaye Oluwaseyi highlights the difficulties of shared spaces in a vibrant exploration of identities, narratives, and power struggles, questioning how and by whom these elements of a person are defined.
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