CAL­EN­DAR

We’ve col­lated a se­lec­tion of events for you to add to your plan­ners. Keep your di­ary up to date with our events cal­en­dar and be sure to check out our web­site for any up­dates as we hear about them: cal­en­dar.dphoto.co.nz

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DATES TO NOTE

BE­ING CHI­NESE IN AOTEAROA: A PHO­TO­GRAPHIC JOUR­NEY, AUCK­LAND WAR MEMO­RIAL MU­SEUM

Fe­bru­ary 10–De­cem­ber 31

Ex­plore the rich and var­ied sto­ries of Chi­nese New Zealan­ders in Be­ing Chi­nese in Aotearoa: A Pho­to­graphic Jour­ney cel­e­brat­ing 175 years of Chi­nese life in New Zealand, through close to 100 com­pelling and rarely seen pho­to­graphs, you can fol­low the story from the first set­tler, Appo Hoc­ton, who ar­rived in 1842, to new mi­grants in the 2000s; from pi­o­neer­ing gold­min­ers and mer­chants to ar­chi­tects and en­trepreneurs; from early set­tlers to es­tab­lished com­mu­ni­ties. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit auck­land­mu­seum.com

STILLS TO MO­TION WORK­SHOP THE MAR­ITIME ROOM, AUCK­LAND

May 18–19

Side Project Film’s lead videog­ra­pher, Ben Journee, will host a two-day work­shop for pro­fes­sional wed­ding pho­tog­ra­phers who are in­ter­ested in ven­tur­ing into videog­ra­phy. Dur­ing the two-day event, you’ll learn about the dif­fer­ences be­tween stills and mo­tion, sto­ry­telling tech­niques, edit­ing the­ory, the gear, cam­era set­tings, and be given plenty of other tips to get you pro­duc­ing high-qual­ity videos. There will be a max­i­mum of 30 stu­dents, so get in touch with Ben at ben@side­pro­ject.org.nz to reg­is­ter your in­ter­est and to ask for pric­ing.

KOREAN PHOTOGRAPHY AS­SO­CI­A­TION EX­HI­BI­TION MAIRANGI ARTS CEN­TRE, AUCK­LAND

May 17–28

The sixth an­nual ex­hi­bi­tion of the Korean Photography As­so­ci­a­tion of New Zealand’s (KPANZ) work is be­ing held in the Main Gallery at Mairangi Arts Cen­tre from May 17 to 28. KPANZ is a photography club that com­prises Korean pho­tog­ra­phers who are liv­ing in New Zealand. For fur­ther in­for­ma­tion about the ex­hi­bi­tion, head to mairan­gia­rts.co.nz.

LAU­RIE THOMAS NEW ZEALAND LAND­SCAPE SA­LON CHRISTCHURCH PHO­TO­GRAPHIC SO­CI­ETY

May 26

Named in hon­our of a Christchurch Pho­to­graphic So­ci­ety mem­ber who was one of the pioneers of The Pho­to­graphic So­ci­ety of NZ, the Lau­rie Thomas Sa­lon is a cel­e­bra­tion of pictures of the New Zealand land­scape. This year is the 21st in a se­ries that be­gan as a na­tion­wide colour slide com­pe­ti­tion in 1997. To find out more, visit lau­ri­ethomas­sa­lon.com.

NEW ZEALAND ART SHOW TSB BANK ARENA, WELLING­TON

June 2–5

Whether you’re an art lover, col­lec­tor, in­vestor, or some­one look­ing for in­spi­ra­tion, the New Zealand Art Show is des­tined to have some­thing that will in­ter­est you. With the TSB Arena taken over by an ar­ray of art­work, in­clud­ing New Zealand art, orig­i­nal art, con­tem­po­rary art, plus plenty more, you’ll be able to ex­plore your week­end away, and maybe even make a pur­chase or two to take home with you. If you’re in­ter­ested in see­ing this year’s se­lec­tion of works, make sure you head along to the event. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to artshow.co.nz.

TARANAKI ARTS TRAIL 2017

June 10-11

Over the week­end of June 10–11, the Taranaki Arts Trail will al­low the pub­lic the op­por­tu­nity to meet with more than 70 artists in their stu­dio or work­shop. The stu­dios and work­shops will be open from 9.30am to 4.30pm both days of the week­end, and the pub­lic is in­vited into the artists’ spa­ces to learn about their pro­cesses and how they cre­ate their art­work. Pho­tog­ra­phers in­volved in this year’s event in­clude Derek Hughes,

Michelle Wil­son, Fiona Clark, Pip Guthrie, Brooke Lean and Gina Fabish. For fur­ther in­for­ma­tion, head to taranakiart­strail.co.nz.

NIKON AUCK­LAND PHOTO DAY AUCK­LAND

June 10

An open-ac­cess pub­lic com­pe­ti­tion run over a pe­riod of 24 hours run in con­junc­tion with the Auck­land Fes­ti­val of Photography, Nikon Auck­land Photo Day chal­lenges lo­cals to cap­ture an image which re­flects their Auck­land. Groups, in­di­vid­u­als, fam­i­lies, chil­dren — any­one with ac­cess to a cam­era — is en­cour­aged to sub­mit the scenes, peo­ple and places that re­flect their Auck­land re­gion. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit pho­tog­ra­phyfes­ti­val.org.nz.

WORLD PRESS PHOTO EX­HI­BI­TION 2017 SMITH & CAUGHEY’S, AUCK­LAND

July 1–14

The win­ning World Press Photo Ex­hi­bi­tion 2017 im­ages will be on dis­play at Level 6 of Auck­land’s Smith & Caughey’s. Head along to the event while it’s on its Auck­land stint — or keep an eye out for dates to see when it’s com­ing to a city near you — and ex­pe­ri­ence the best vis­ual jour­nal­ism of the past year. The ex­hi­bi­tion will be open Mon­day to Wed­nes­day from 9.30am– 6.30pm, Thurs­day and Fri­day from 9.30am–9pm, Satur­day from 10am–6.30pm, and Sun­day from 10.30am–6pm. For more in­for­ma­tion, head to the World Press Photo Face­book page.

WILDLIFE PHO­TOG­RA­PHER OF THE YEAR AUCK­LAND WAR MEMO­RIAL MU­SEUM

July 7–De­cem­ber 7

A must-see for na­ture lovers and pho­tog­ra­phers, the Nat­u­ral His­tory Mu­seum’s ever pop­u­lar Wildlife Pho­tog­ra­pher of the Year re­turns to the Auck­land War Memo­rial Mu­seum for an exclusive show­ing of 100 stun­ning new pho­to­graphs. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit auck­land­mu­seum.com.

IN­FO­CUS WELLING­TON 2017 SHED 6, WELLING­TON June 15–19

Pro­fes­sional pho­tog­ra­phers, as­pir­ing pho­tog­ra­phers, and photography stu­dents alike will de­scend on Shed 6 in Welling­ton for the In­fo­cus Welling­ton 2017 event this June. Or­ga­nized by the New Zealand In­sti­tute of Pro­fes­sional Photography (NZIPP), the event will host an ar­ray of guest speak­ers to en­lighten at­ten­dees on a raft of photography top­ics, plus the Ex­po­sure trade show, and the judg­ing and pre­sen­ta­tion of the an­nual Ep­son/NZIPP Iris Pro­fes­sional Photography Awards. To find out more about the guest speak­ers, the event it­self, or how to reg­is­ter, head to in­fo­cus.org.nz.

DUNEDIN ART SHOW 2017 EDGAR CEN­TRE, ANDERSONS BAY

Septem­ber 21–24

The in­au­gu­ral Dunedin Art Show 2017 uses the catch­phrase, “Art for Ev­ery­one.” Those who at­tend the event are able to view and pur­chase a large range of Kiwi-made art­works from Otago artists, as well as artists from across New Zealand. The plan is to have art take over the 2000-square-me­tre event cen­tre. If you’d like to ap­ply to have your work shown at the art show, head to dune­d­i­nartshow.co.nz. Al­ter­na­tively, you can find more in­for­ma­tion about the event it­self and ticket prices at the web­site.

BE­ING CHI­NESE IN AOTEAROA: A PHO­TO­GRAPHIC JOUR­NEY AUCK­LAND WAR MEMO­RIAL MU­SEUM

Fe­bru­ary 10–De­cem­ber 31

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