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Guerrilla Kindness in New York

October 18, 2014
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My friend Pene is over in New York at the moment and posts updates about people she meets, like postcards home from abroad. This was an amazing lady she met the other day – “New York Story no. 9 Birds of a feather… Walking through Washington Square Park, a bit delirious from diorama overload at …

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More Guerrilla Kindness in Christchurch

October 8, 2014
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Last night in Christchurch, some young people took to the streets to make their voice heard about an issue they were learning about – human slavery, as part of an event called LOUDER. LOUDER is a week of creative arts events, workshops and discussions to raise awareness about human trafficking and funds for the anti-trafficking …

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New project! Journey – The Kakapo of Christchurch

January 17, 2014
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I’m SO damn excited about my new project… I’ve been working for months on it and it’s finally ready to be revealed! Journey – The Kakapo of Christchurch is a two week participatory public art project for Christchurch, utilising the Kakapo’s journey to recovery as a metaphor for Christchurch’s journey to rebuild. The Kakapo is the …

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Some workshop participant drops

November 1, 2013
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I wanted to share these with you… These are two drops from participants in my previous two Guerrilla Kindness workshops at Laneway Learning. We chat about Guerrilla Kindness and each participant makes a felt cupcake to leave out in the world somewhere. These are photos of two of the recent drops sent to me by …

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Guerrilla Kindness workshop

October 25, 2013

On Wednesday I ran a Guerrilla Kindness workshop for the good folks at Laneway Learning. The participants get in on sewing a felt cupcake while I chat to them about my work and the ideas and inspiration behind Guerrilla Kindness. The participants are always lovely and they always ask some really interesting questions. I can’t …

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Sharing Ink mini documentary by The Public Studio

August 5, 2013
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The lovely people at The Public Studio, Ming-Zhu Hii and Nicholas Coghlan, made an amazing mini documentary about Sharing Ink Sharing Ink from The Public Studio on Vimeo.

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Sharing Ink trailer

July 12, 2013
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We made a little film about Sharing Ink and acts of Guerrilla Kindness Sharing Ink – 30 Acts of Guerrilla Kindness from Sayraphim Lothian on Vimeo.

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Acts of Guerrilla Kindness, by Stefan Joksic

April 8, 2013
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With slight of hand, A subtle ferocity, It comes upon us. Something that braces the heart With a gentleness, That allows your smile To emerge With the glowing roar Of love, Towards each other.   Poem by Stefan Joksic Photo by Sarah Walker  

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Mi Casa Es Su Casa install in the UK

November 6, 2012

I’ve been a bit busy but I’ve just added all the photos from Mi Casa Es Su Casa onto my site. This was a beautiful little project I created and installed while in the UK as a response to the amazing hospitality we were shown our whirlwind fortnight tour of Bristol and London. You can …

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(Almost) instant kindness on a train

September 29, 2012

The other day I was on the train and a lady got on and sat across from me. She had headphones in and was poking on her MP3 player, and around every 5 seconds she sniffed.   It wasn’t that she had been crying, she clearly had a cold. Sniff. Sniff. Sniff. Sniff. Sniff. I …

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