Whether you’ve heard of the Dreamtime, or have listened to a ‘Welcome to Country’ at your local community event, it’s fair to say that most Australians have a brief understanding of the true meaning of Aboriginal spirituality. We often hear the terms ‘connected to land’, or ‘belonging to country’, but most of the time our knowledge of what this actually means is only skin-deep. So, what really is Aboriginal spirituality?
From our team to yours, Yakkazoo wishes everyone a very Merry Christmas and wonderful New Year. We can’t wait to return in 2019 with a fresh approach to our EPIC work and new inspiration to create, challenge and inspire.
It’s quite hard to put into words the phenomenal impact Nick Cave’s artwork UNTIL carries. Sheer scale, beauty, colour and and quirk amalgamate to create a colossal canopy of meaning. But it’s until you look closer that you begin to immerse yourself in the story behind the installation.
By 2030, it’s expected that holidayers will encounter zero human beings when checking into a hotel. It’s also expected that majority of processes will be digitalised- from check in to room service and all the in between, human employees will slowly be eradicated from the future of the tourism industry. Each year, we experience crazy advancements in technology and societal norms. So, what can we envision the future of holidaying to look like?
As an extremely avid art collector, Mark Barrett knows talent when he sees it. But when long time friend and gallerist Martin Browne phoned Mark to let him know of an artist who was making waves in the arts community, Mark owned a new piece before he even knew it.
Sustainability is the word on everybody’s lips, and it’s for a good reason. It’s now believed that there are 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic debris in our ocean. At a time when sustainability is so vital to our planet, five brands have stepped up to the challenge on how we can reduce and improve the plastic problems facing our oceans.
As a young child, I remember listening to my parents talking about taxes, finance and work. Those three things creeped me out because they were way too ‘adultish’, and still to this very day my thoughts remain the same. So let me tell you this – the thought of work experience sounded like hell.
As humans, we’re always dreaming of our next adventure on the horizon. We’re naturally curious creatures, so it makes sense that our hearts and minds often ponder over the pond to somewhere distant- a place that radiates beauty, whispers freedom and offers a journey. Sometimes all we need are a few pictures to brighten up our day or spark that imaginative bug that tells you to book those flights.