“Creativity does not happen inside people’s heads, but in the interaction between a person’s thoughts and a sociocultural context,” affirmed psychologist and writer Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi in his book Creativity: The Psychology of Discovery and Invention.

Join celebrated New Zealand artist John Reynolds and Starkwhite Queenstown director Kelly Carmichael for a light hearted talk exploring the nature of the creative process in all its twisting, turning, turbulent glory across mediums, times, and cultures.

1:30 – 2:30pm | Starkwhite Queenstown 1–7 Earl Street

A talk in connection with the Whakatipu Music Festival.


  • Sat 16 Apr


  • 1:30 pm — 2:30 pm


  • 1-7 Earl Street
  • Queenstown 9003