PRESS

From magazine articles and newspaper features (Including the India Times!) to TV appearances, awesome responses and support from a wide range of media has all contributed to widening my audience and I am very thankful for this level of coverage over the years. Read and watch some of the pieces below.

GRAND DESIGN GREENERY

Check it out! One of my lightboxes has made it to the latest edition of Grand Designs Magazine. How cool is that? Want one of your own? Head here    
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26 INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS PAINT TO GIVE THE OCEANS A VOICE

PangeaSeed Foundation, in partnership with the Napier City Council and Alternative Arts Initiative, presented Sea Walls: Artists for Oceans in Napier, Hawke’s Bay. This event, in its second year, ran from March 19 to 26 with the creative…

AA Traveller

Check out this neat little write up in AA traveller about why I love the Great Barrier Island! I spend a lot of time there on family holidays and can't get enough of the refreshing buzz!
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FOREST AND BIRD COLAB

HealthPak were after a new design for their Forest and Bird guest amenities range and I was stoked to help them out with a special huia artwork. I love the folks at Forest and Bird. They work so hard for our birds. Kevin Hague, the Chief…
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Homage Exhibition at Solander Gallery

  After residencies in Taiwan in 2015 and time in India earlier in September, I'm returning to my roots with my first solo show in Wellington. Inspired by the native birdlife, Homage also salutes the work of Wellington's local Zealandia…
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Travel Hits and Misses - NZ Herald

Flox exhibits NEW WORKS at Haus of Flox as part of Artweek Auckland October 8-16. Hit My most memorable and rewarding travel "Hit" is my most recent trip to India as part of the Painted Peacock Project. The PPP was founded by myself…

Times City , India

The Painted Peacock Project is still hitting the headlines in India. The Indian Newspaper, the Times City is the largest selling English-language daily in the world with a circulation of 3 million daily. And the peahens feature on the front…

Udaipur Kiran News Story

World Tourism Day-27 September Udaipur : ‘Athithi Devo Bhav’ is the Indian philosophy that implies hospitality, respecting the guests and serving them  as Gods. However, this time it was other way round when a team of 4 enthusiastic…
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Getting Some Air!

The Udaipur News Channel turned up to interview us! We got some epic coverage on the news there, with everyone interviewed including plenty of passers by who gave our street mural the thumbs up. This great footage gives you a perfect insight…
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BE YOUR OWN HEROINE PODCAST

I was recently interviewed by the wonderful women at Heroines who are behind the podcast series "Be Your Own Heroine".  Heres a bit of info about their wicked series.. Be your Own Heroine podcast is a conversation with…
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Kiwi artists Flox, Otis Frizzell create designer modems to help Forest and Bird

  I recently got to be involved in this wicked project with Orcon to create a piece of art for their "designer Modem Series". It was such a super cool campaign! Heres a great article about the project on Stuff » Floxy Xx…
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Beautiful Technology

Orcon came up with this fresh idea to transform their modems into art pieces. They gave me and four other Kiwi artists a call to see if we’d help out. You know I was keen! I couldn’t resist bringing two of my favourite native birds…
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CHATS WITH NORTH & SOUTH

Hey check it out… Here’s a fun convo I had with North & South Mag about the items I treasure, one thing I’ve always wanted and the secret to happiness… Read up here »
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THE ART BIZ

  Ever wondered how Flox became Flox? Think a magic combo of art and business studies, as well as a whole lot of love and drive. Here’s a great story from ANZ’s website that covers my journey from world-ranking squash player at…
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Vender of the Week!

Check out this awesome interview up on www.vendhq.com Vend is the point of sale system we use in store at Haus of Flox and on our website and we are thrilled with it! It sure is a privilege to be featured on their blog as vender of the week. Give…
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CREATIVE COOKERY

Mondays Wholefoods is one of my favourite little hideaways in Auckland. Food that's the shizzle, plus yoga in a secret nook of the city. They’re also famed for their much-loved Mondays Journal, a creative little book about delicious matters. The…
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INTERVIEW TIME AT TV3

My Monday kicked off at TV3, having a little chat with the hosts of The Café. Yikes! We talked difficult art moments and the story behind the story Tu Meke Tui, my new kids’ book. Also, it just so happened that long-time fan and art lover…
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TALKING BIRDS - WHAT NOW

I never would’ve guessed that one day I’d be on What Now, interviewed by a birdman. Well, it’s happened. If you’re a kid, or like me you still feel like one, here’s a link to me rambling about what happened the first time I picked…
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LAKE TARAWERA BACH

The art of the lakeside bach... A little piece of my heart now rests on the walls of one of the dreamiest Kiwi baches ever,surrounded in native bush beside Lake Tarawera. If you’re a watcher of Channel One’s Kiwi Living you may have…
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MURAL ENVOKES HAMILTON GARDEN'S BEAUTY

Just back from a massive week in the The Tron. Here's a fantastic article and video on Stuff.co.nz about the giant mural I created there, inspired by the different cultural influences at Hamilton Public Gardens. Check it out here   …
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MAORITANGA AND STREET CRED GIVES FLOX THE ARTISTIC EDGE

  Check out this great Stuff.co.nz  article by Sienna Yates... "When she first started out, Hayley King was spray painting in the streets. Construction sites, temporary structures - never anyone's private property mind, but…
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CATHY POPE JEWELLERY - REAL WOMEN REAL FRIENDS

A Real Conversation Starter   Cathy and I first met in the mid-naughties when we were budding young creatives with dreams of making it big! My very first piece of Cathy Pope Jewellery was a tiger eye gemstone necklace, it had her…
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WOMAN'S DAY TU MEKE TUI ARTICLE 2016

Thanks Woman's Day, nice to get the ball rolling on some press around our wonderful children's book Tu Meke Tui. In stores now by the way! xxflox  
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NZ HERALD TAIWAN RESIDENCY ARTICLE 2015

If you opened the New Zealand Herald over the weekend you would've recognised a familiar face: mine! I was interviewed about my time in Taiwan, how my work has been taken to a new level by the experience, being inspired, looking for opportunities…
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NZ MARKETING MAG

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CUISINE WINE COUNTRY

  Every two years, Cuisine puts out a complete and comprehensive vineyard and cellar door directory.  This time around, they asked me to design the cover.  Featuring a map of NZ, made up of both NZ food and wine attributes.
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IDEALOG

The Business of Art by Joanna Mathers
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M2 MAG

In the Cut
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LOCALIST

Nature Girl by Joanna Mathers
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NORTH HARBOUR NEWS

Artist's Work Flies with Band by Hannah Spyksma
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ART BEAT

Arty week for an election.
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PONSONBY NEWS

Flox Collaborates with Fly My Pretties
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METRO

Pretty Sweet by Catherine McGregor
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VIVA TUNIC ART

Viva - Tunic Art
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MAX FOUNDATION

Profile: Hayley King (AKA Flox)
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GROOVE

The Birds and the Bats by James. A Robins
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WANAKA SUN

Flox on the Cover of the 500th Edition