51 episodes

Jo Brothers and Sean Higgins an audacious couple, hosts of Joy Units – the podcast. Offering an ultimate destination for all things art, culture, creativity, humour, trends and lifestyles. Join Jo and Sean as they entertain, inspire and celebrate life.


https://www.jobrothers.com/

https://www.seanhiggins.co.nz/

Joy Units Jo Brothers and Sean Higgins

    • Society & Culture

Jo Brothers and Sean Higgins an audacious couple, hosts of Joy Units – the podcast. Offering an ultimate destination for all things art, culture, creativity, humour, trends and lifestyles. Join Jo and Sean as they entertain, inspire and celebrate life.


https://www.jobrothers.com/

https://www.seanhiggins.co.nz/

    Lessons from a week in Fiji and The Rocky Horror Picture Show

    Lessons from a week in Fiji and The Rocky Horror Picture Show

    Jo talks about life lessons she learnt from a week in Fiji and Sean talks about one of his favourite movies, The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

    • 25 min
    Agatha Christie Best Selling Novelist of all time and the Mad, Mad world of Mad Magazine

    Agatha Christie Best Selling Novelist of all time and the Mad, Mad world of Mad Magazine

    Jo talks about Agatha Christie and her storytelling and Sean talks about his Dad introducing him to this magazine called Mad.

    • 29 min
    Rick Rubin - The Creative Act: A Way of Being and Illuminated Manuscripts,Typefaces and Fonts

    Rick Rubin - The Creative Act: A Way of Being and Illuminated Manuscripts,Typefaces and Fonts

    Jo talks about Rick Rubin's secret sauce to being a creative. Sean talks about Illuminated Manuscripts, and the Permanent Impression the Printing Press has had on Typefaces and his Fondness for Fonts.

    • 25 min
    Hedy Lamarr the Mother of Wifi and the Illusion of 3-D Depth

    Hedy Lamarr the Mother of Wifi and the Illusion of 3-D Depth

    Jo talks about Hedy Lamarr technology inventor and film star and Sean talks about the Illusion of 3-D Depth from the Renaissance through to the Apple Vision Pro.

    • 21 min
    Angels and Monsters - Thierry Meugler and Maurice Sendak

    Angels and Monsters - Thierry Meugler and Maurice Sendak

    Jo talks about Thierry Meugler's Angelic perfume and Sean talks about the wild world of Maurice Sendak.

    • 16 min
    Brownies, how our fun, learning and chores were gamified in the 70's and 80's and René Magritte's far reaching influence on modern society

    Brownies, how our fun, learning and chores were gamified in the 70's and 80's and René Magritte's far reaching influence on modern society

    Jo talks about her childhood being in the Brownies and how our fun, learning and chores were gamified in the 70's and 80's. Sean talks about René Magritte's far reaching influence on modern society and asks the question "What do René Magritte, Paul McCartney and Steve Jobs have in common?"

    • 18 min

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