Various locations throughout Auckland
Talking Culture by Leica presents a public programme to foster the interaction between artists, curators, photographers, and audiences, creating a gathering point for the artform with talks, projections, screenings, and conversations. Keynote speakers include American photojournalist Maggie Steber, and founder and artistic director of Photolux Festival, Enrico Stefanelli. Maggie has worked on cultural-historical projects in 66 countries, and in 2013 named as one of eleven Women of Vision by National Geographic. Maggie’s photo book Dancing on Fire: Photographs from Haiti provides a pictorial chronicle of Haiti and its tumultuous history. Enrico Stefanelli is a photographer, curator, and founder of Photolux, an international photography festival that takes place in Lucca, Tuscany. Photolux brings together masters, experts, and lovers of photography, with a focus on new and emerging talents and cutting-edge artistic practices.