Category Archives: Articles by Noula

Curious Harmony

CURIOUS HARMONY by noula diamantopoulos When I hear the word balance, I think of work-life balance. Before I can reflect further, my body responds with an internal squirm and quiver, followed by a somatic gesture, which I try to hold … Continue reading

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Are you on NICE?

ARE YOU ON NICE? by noula diamantopoulos Nice is one of those words we use a lot, but what does nice mean? All I can come up with is that nice means so many things, and that it’s meaning has … Continue reading

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Keep Making Mistakes

KEEP MAKING MISTAKES by noula diamantopoulos “In my studio practice comma no fullstop start again. In my studio practice no start again. In my studio I practice, hence the name studio practice.” – noula diamantopoulos exploring miss takes. Imagine approaching your … Continue reading

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Change by noula diamantopoulos

CHANGE by noula diamantopoulos Change is something that happens regardless of whether we mean it to, make it to, want it to or not. Change is an outcome, a result and acts in the same manner as milestones do. Changes … Continue reading

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Why In God’s Name Isn’t Everyone Creative?

WHY IN GOD’S NAME ISN’T EVERYONE CREATIVE by noula diamantopoulos Noula contributed an article ‘Why In God’s Name Isn’t Everyone Creative?’ to the first issue of YOKE Magazine.   “The themes of love and loss are filtered through the pages … Continue reading

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Approaching Work With Soul

APPROACHING WORK WITH SOUL by noula diamantopoulos I have been contemplating the idea of our soul (is it different to our spirit?) and wondering what it means and what value it might have if we were to access and nurture … Continue reading

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How Can I have Harmony With Colleagues I Dislike?

A lot rides on getting along with colleagues at work. Your emotional wellbeing in the workplace affects what you ‘hear’ (read: interpret) from your colleagues, which in turn affects how you respond to them. When you have uncertainty with a … Continue reading

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Claiming Creativity In The Workplace

CLAIMING CREATIVITY IN THE WORKPLACE by noula diamantopoulos This one little question sits on top of lots of other questions that ask these three things: 1. Are you creative? 2. How do you define creativity? 3. Do you believe in … Continue reading

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Are You Thinking or Mulling?

ARE YOU THINKING OR MULLING? by noula diamantopoulos I think many times we fool ourselves by thinking we are working on a solution when in fact we are working on the problem. What that means is our thinking is stuck … Continue reading

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ART to a T

ART TO A T by noula diamantopoulos Three Things You Need To Know To Become An Artist in Adulthood You have decided to become an artist and you are a late bloomer. You attend art courses or even art school … Continue reading

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