Our Favourite Instagrammers

By | January 1st, 2016|Curated, Global Roaming|

Looking back on all the mood and vibe the Internet had to offer this year, we’ve rounded up a list of our personal favourite accounts.  These impeccable Instagram accounts are packed to the gills with everything from design inspiration to fantasy vacations. Get lost in their out-of-this-world aesthetic as we take you through a pleasure [...]

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10 Travel Photography Books for Coffee Table Wanderlust

By | December 27th, 2015|Curated|

Whether you're traveling for the holidays or taking time out for some much-needed relaxation, these gorgeous travel photography coffee table books will provide endless wanderlust all year round.  From Conde Nast Traveler Photographs to the popular Paris in Color, there's a window to a new world at the flick of every page.  Scroll down to see the travel [...]

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Christchurch Art Gallery Re-Opening

By | December 17th, 2015|Curated, Global Roaming, Play|

This weekend, the Christchurch Art Gallery is celebrating it's re-opening with a weekend of exhibitions and artist projects, musical performances, films, family activities, talks and tours. Société Magazine's Editor-at-Large Julianne Liebeck was given an exclusive look at the collection which will be open to the public from tomorrow. As part of the weekend's celebrations, there will [...]

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Summer Reading: How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are

By | December 13th, 2015|Curated|

How to Be a Parisian expertly deconstructs the French woman's views on culture, fashion and attitude.  This illustrated handbook is full of wit featuring a treasure-trove of insights, with advice ranging from how to stay slender despite a diet of red wine and baguettes to having perfectly-behaved children. Parisian  authors; Anne Berest, Audrey Diwan, Caroline De Maigret and [...]

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Who Run The World? Girls!

By | December 8th, 2015|Curated|

As a little inspiration for the week ahead, we're looking to these brave, trail-blazing women who are working hard every day to make the place for all of us other women to live in. Here are some women we are grateful for this month:   Women in the News: Frustrated with the U.S. government’s apparent lack [...]

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What’s On: First Thursdays

By | November 29th, 2015|Curated|

First Thursdays Christchurch was established by Art Beat, and Art Beat was established by Arts Voice in 2012 to provide opportunities for Christchurch based artists to work and develop their practice, and to encourage artists to remain in the city.  In its commitment to proactively engage audiences in public spaces, Art Beat was seen as [...]

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THE COLOMBO x Société Magazine Lounge

By | November 17th, 2015|Curated, Style, Unearthed|

Saturday Cup Day is a highlight on Christchurch's social calendar.  It's a day when Christchurch dresses up and rises to put on a world class event full of sophistication.  Despite what you may have read in some media outlets, the day wasn't disturbed by a bad spray tan or rowdy attendees for us in our Lounge.  From [...]

A Little a Day

By | September 29th, 2015|Curated, Uncategorized|

Grace Hall   There are plenty of people doing plenty of things to try and change the world. And while some people might think that to make a global difference you have to do something big, bold and amazing, the simple truth is that you can make a difference to the world we live in [...]

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COCA and Christchurch Art Gallery

By | September 29th, 2015|Curated, Uncategorized, Unearthed|

It’s not long now until Christchurch has its two major art galleries back. The Christchurch Art Gallery and Centre of Contemporary Art are moving back to their original locations having both undertaken major redevelopments, strengthening and repairs to their buildings. Both galleries are set to re-open in November and December 2015 respectively.

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SCAPE Public Art Biennial 8

By | September 29th, 2015|Curated, Uncategorized, Unearthed|

3 October 2015 – 15 November 2015 Now in its eighth year, the SCAPE Public Art Biennial has well and truly cemented itself as the public art event in Christchurch. Mirroring the format of the Venice Biennale, SCAPE 8 is a showcase of some of the best local, national and international artists via six week [...]

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