Bronwyn Holloway-Smith

Open source use in the arts

October 25, 2016

Last night I had the honour of presenting the award for Open Source Use in the Arts at the 2016 New Zealand Open Source Awards. The…

New Cultural Narratives for Submarine Internet Cables

May 20, 2015

“it behooves wired people to know a few things about wires – how they work, where they lie, who owns them, and what sorts of business deals…

Just sayin #Romanticism #GoTSeason5

April 16, 2015

Navigating the Tangled Web of Copyright: a case study of Te Ika-a-Akoranga for New Zealand creative practitioners

July 30, 2014

Come along to Massey University College of Creative Arts next Thursday 7 August at 2pm to hear Bronwyn Holloway-Smith present on how her…

19th Biennale of Sydney: 2014

March 21, 2014

Some very selected images of the 19th Biennale of Sydney.

Fun With Lego

May 22, 2013

I’m making a thing for a show at Dunedin Public Art Gallery: a shipping crate that converts into a display table. Here’s the first maquette…

It Will Be Awesome if They Don’t Screw it Up

January 10, 2012

I’ve just come across this white paper by Michael Weinberg of Public Knowledge titled “It Will Be Awesome if They Don’t Screw it Up: 3D…

Behold: The Hail Griffin!

September 12, 2011

Found on my conservatory roof, naturally sculpted by hail in a mysterious magical fashion. Wellington, 13 September 2011.

The Ghosts in Hastings

August 19, 2011

Ghosts in the form of gifts: Game On installation Ghosts in the form of gifts is hanging out with Colin McCahon and Judy Millar at Hastings…

Space Tourism

July 21, 2011

On the outside, the Shuttle Launch Simulation Facility building was made to resemble the Shuttle Vehicle Assembly Building. CLUI photo On…

Placemakers exhibition at The Engine Room

March 14, 2011

*Placemakers *is an exhibition of future visions by Australian artist Ash Keating and designers and artists from the Massey University…

Ghosts Wins!!!

November 17, 2010

Ghosts in the form of gifts is the winner of the inaugural award for Open Source in the Arts. The Open Source Awards recognise New…

Reading at Enjoy

November 01, 2010

Bronwyn Holloway-Smith, will be giving a reading at 12.30pm tomorrow, 3 November 2010 at Enjoy Public Art Gallery, L1/147 Cuba St…

Ghosts nominated for Open Source Award

October 06, 2010

Ghosts in the form of gifts has been nominated for an Open Source Award. Ghosts in the Form of Gifts – the use of open source technologies…

Hue & Cry 4 page work

June 28, 2010

A new page work by Holloway-Smith (a collaboration with Raewyn Martyn) is featured in Hue & Cry 4, launched last Friday. Check it out: http…

‘Ghosts in the Form of Gifts’ New Artwork Unveiled

December 07, 2009

A new work by Bronwyn Holloway-Smith is to be unveiled today (8 December, 2009) at Massey University Wellington. The work, titled ‘Ghosts in…

Calm Negotiation free album

October 31, 2009

We’ve finally released our album for free download from: under a Creative Commons license. Go get it now!

Section 92A has been Delayed!

February 23, 2009

In a press conference on Monday John Key announced that Section 92A would be delayed until March 27th. There is a lot of work ahead but I…

Latest News from CFF

January 20, 2009

THOUSANDS AGAINST S92A There are now over 4000 signatures on the Creative Freedom Foundation’s petition against Guilt Upon Accusation laws…

Recommended: Bedwyr Williams at Enjoy

January 20, 2009

Bedwyr Williams Enjoy Public Art Gallery 22 Jan-14 Feb 2009 Opening celebration and performance “Methodist to my Madness” 6pm, 21 Jan For… Launches in NZ

December 30, 2008

The Creative Freedom Foundation launched on 18 December 2008 in New Zealand to unite artists who are against the removal of New Zealander’s…

About ACTA

August 17, 2008

I’m not usually someone to push political issues, but I have recently found out about a treaty negotiation that the New Zealand government…

How not to get your photo in the DomPost

December 01, 2007

Was Fairfax breaking the law? And was their justification good enough? Well it seems that the Solicitor-General didn’t think so, and neither…

Hello World

November 19, 2007

This is the blog of Bronwyn Holloway-Smith. Here you will be able to find various thoughts, comments, recommendations, works and ideas in…

Bronwyn Holloway-Smith

Written by Bronwyn Holloway-Smith who is an artist in Wellington, New Zealand. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter