Vanessa Crofskey is an artist, writer and theatre-maker of Chinese/European heritage. She grew up in Poneke but has head offices in the Sky Tower now. When she’s not sipping on margaritas and laughing about using hundred dollar bills as notepads, she makes work about intimacy, architecture and swimming.
Vanessa has written for publications such as Turbine | Kapohau, Starling, Hamster Mag, The Spinoff, Hainamana, SCUM Mag and Dear Journal. She is the creator of award-winning show Long Distance Phone Calls, is a previous Auckland University and Auckland Regional Slam Champion and a current staff writer for the Pantograph Punch.