Image credit: Amaury Da Cunha (Fra)

You are invited to share some wonderful international and New Zealand photography stories, meet the artists, explore themes, and discuss the designs of the books themselves. Held on a winter’s Friday afternoon, this is a great opportunity to meet online and informally with key international practitioners & NZ photobook artists and publishers.

Featuring photobook presentations by Amaury Da Cunha, France, Judith Crispin, Australia, Chris Leskovsek, New Zealand and Cody Ellingham, NZ/Japan.

Exclusive opportunity to meet with Amaury da Cunha, laureate of the Randell Cottage Writers Residence, in Wellington. Writer and photographer, was born in Paris in 1976. After studies in modern literature, he went to the Arles National Superior School of Photography (ENSP) and graduated in 2000. In March 2017, Le Rouergue published an autobiographical story, Histoire souterraine. Just over a year later in May 2018, the H’artpon publishing house released Demeure, a book of images accompanied by texts written by Sylvie Gracia. Thanks to the French Embassy.

Arrive at the Ellen Melville Centre at 11:30am to be logged into the centre for contact tracing, maintain physical distancing, limited numbers.

The event begins at 12pm and includes two Zoom presentations and a Q + A session with Amaury. 

Park for $2 per hour, to a maximum of $10 on evenings and weekends at the Victoria St car park. Find out more.

Last updated: 26 May 2020