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Photobook Festival

20 Aug 2022
10am - 3pm Photobook Festival
(Saturday ) Photobook Festival from 10-3pm / Followed by presentations in the Soundings Theatre by Nicola Legat and Hoda Afshar from 4-6pm
Event type: 
Art, Festival, Public Program
Te Papa/The Wedge - 4th Floor
Te Papa - Cable Street.


Photobook/NZ is New Zealand’s national photobook festival, celebrating small press photobooks and connecting photographers, publishers and their book-loving audiences.

Enjoy these rare artist books, and take this opportunity to purchase limited editions and meet the photographers and publishers who make them. There will also be award winning photobooks from Aotearoa and around the globe on display.

At 4pm, after the photobook fair there will be a presentation in Soundings Theatre by Nicola Legat, publisher at both Massey University Press and Te Papa Press, followed by a digital presentation with Hoda Afshar, Iranian/Australian photographer who will be in conversation with Daniel Boetker-Smith discussing her book Speak The Wind

To complete the weekend, on Friday evening 19th August (from 8pm - 9.30pm) Massey University will  be presenting the Peter Turner Lecture with this year's speaker - Fiona Clark.

Note: Although all the above talks are free, it is necessary to register in order to attend, click on the link below.


(It is not necessary to register for the photobook festival)






Written by

Gabrielle McKone

13 Oct 2021