Multi-media author Yang-May Ooi joins the John Thomson Exhibition Team

Yang-May Ooi, acclaimed writer/ performer of Bound Feet Blues,  has joined the the John Thomson Exhibition team multi-media blogger. Multi-media author Yang-May Ooi joins the John Thomson Exhibition Team I’m delighted to be part of Betty Yao’s team…

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Dance even when no-one is watching ¦ Wild Creativity

Would you write your novel if no-one would read it? Would you paint a picture that would never be seen? Would you dance even if no-one is watching? Creative actionista Yang-May Ooi discusses what we can learn from…

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Radical Eye at the Tate – Immersed in Beautiful Art ¦ Tiger Spirit TV

Being immersed in beautiful art can inspire and excite us – as it does Sir Elton John. In this video blog, creative actionista, Yang-May Ooi, talks about the Radical Eye exhibition at the Tate Modern.   Tiger Spirit…

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Photo by Julia Margaret Cameron to illustrate the gift of imperfection in a blogpst by Yang-May Ooi

Let go of perfectionism and appreciate the flaws and blotches – reflections on Julia Margaret Cameron’s work

Victorian photographer and artist Julia Margaret Cameron is an inspiring role model for giving up on perfectionism and embracing the gift of imperfection, says creative artist Yang-May Ooi. Allowing our work – and life – to be imperfect can…

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flying bird to illustrate fearless creativity in a blog post on transforming pain into creativity by creativity coach Yang-May Ooi

What we can learn from the myth of the suffering artist – thoughts on Nashville Season 3 ¦ Wild Creativity

In our Western imagination, there is a romantic image of the artist as somehow special and apart from the rest of us – who is chosen to suffer in order to create great art. Writer and creative artist,…

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