Talking Culture: Auckland Art Gallery & Art Lounge

Auckland Art Gallery & Art Lounge • 6 June - 21 June

Hours Various
Where Wellesley Street East
  09 307 7055
  www.photographyfestival.org.nz
  
Artists Various
Theme Culture

 

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Sat 6 June • 11am
Walk and Look
Senior Gallery curator Ron Brownson's tour of the CBD exhibitions. Moderate fitness is required. Bookings limited to 25.
Tel (09) 307 4540.

Sat 6 June • 2pm
Things Photographed
Patrick Reynolds discusses his exhibition Against the Day, other recent work and the problem of trying to photograph nowhere.

Sun 7 June • 3pm
Snapshots: The Vernacular in NZ Photography
Ron Brownson, Senior Curator of NZ and Pacific Art, gives an illustrated talk on the types of snapshot photography created in New Zealand over the past 100 years.

Sat 13 June • 1pm
Open the Shutter (1994 documentary)
Open the Shutter highlights the work of the photographers who were part of the 1994 exhibition Photoforum. The two directors Jon Carapiet and Stu Sontier reflect on documentaries about photography 15 years on.

Sun 14 June • 1pm
Ann Shelton and Charlotte Huddleston
Te Papa curator of Contemporary Art, Charlotte Huddleston, and photographer Ann Shelton, will discuss Ann's current exhibition room room in the broader context of her recent photographic work.

Sun 14 June • 3pm
Keynote Speaker: Dr Isobel Crombie, Senior Curator Photography, National Gallery, Victoria. http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/
Light Sensitive - Illustrated talk by the senior curator of photography at Melbourne's own Victoria National Gallery. The talk will be on contemporary Australian photography.

Sun 21 June • 1pm
Does a picture say a thousand words?
Panel discussion on how images and words work together., with photographers Patrick Reynolds and Jane Ussher, Random House publisher Nicola Legat, author Emily Perkins, columnist and author Stephen Braunias, and Ron Brownson. 



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Againsttheday

Against the Day.  Patrick Reynolds.

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