Crane Brothers is pleased to be involved again in 2014 with the Christchurch Art Gallery Trusts gala fundraiser. This year the event is themed by artist Bill Culbert who represented New Zealand at the Venice Biennale in 2013.
As well as being a great excuse to get out my Tux and frock up with my Art Friend it is also for a good cause.
The food this year is being prepared especially by British Chef super couple Fergus and Margot Henderson.
Fergus Henderson is famous for revolutionizing British food coining the nose to tail movement. He has just been awarded the lifetime achievement award for the worlds 50 Best Restaurants for his London restaurant St John.
Not so great for a strict vegetarian but I'm sure the wine will help. I will be going the whole hog, so to speak.
For many of us, what we wear day-to-day is becoming more relaxed - and if you’ve traditionally been a steady dress shirt wearer, this can pose something of a challenge. At Crane Brothers we’re often asked what are some key pieces to consider building a contemporary wardrobe around, especially with this new paradigm in mind...
John Rykenberg ran a store front and photography studio of Auckland photographers from the late 1950s through until the late 1970s. During that time the studio captured Auckland's daily life and produced a particularly interesting Queen Street series in the 1960s - it probably comes as no surprise thatthere are road works visible in some of...
The Dambusters were legendary for their wartime heroics and a constant source of inspiration for me as a child, raised on a diet of Commando Comics & Airfix Models.