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SHOW: Em­a­na­tions: The Art of the Cam­era­less Pho­to­graph Un­til Au­gust 14

New Ply­mouth’s Govett-Brew­ster Art Gallery at the Len Lye Cen­tre is show­cas­ing an ex­hi­bi­tion called Em­a­na­tions: The Art of the Cam­era­less

Pho­to­graph. It’s de­scribed as the most com­plete study of cam­era­less pho­tog­ra­phy to date, with his­tor­i­cal works held in New Zealand and Aus­tralian na­tional and state col­lec­tions be­ing show­cased to out­line the his­tory of pho­tog­ra­phy. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit govet­tbrew­ster.com.

EVENT: 2016 Cathay Pa­cific Travel Me­dia Awards Au­gust 19

The Cathay Pa­cific Travel Me­dia Awards will this year be held at Auck­land’s Her­itage Ho­tel and will be hosted by MC Te Radar. The pho­tog­ra­phy sec­tion of the awards in­cludes the Cathay Pa­cific Travel Pho­tog­ra­pher of the Year Award, the Her­itage Bou­tique Col­lec­tion Award for the Best Travel Image taken in New Zealand, the Air Van­u­atu and Man­goes Re­sort Award for the Best Travel Image taken out­side of New Zealand, the AA Di­rec­tions Award for the Best Travel Image with Peo­ple, the NZ Maori Tourism Award for the Best Travel Image that cap­tures the essence of Maori, and the The New Zealand Her­ald Travel Award for the Best Un­pub­lished Travel Images. More in­for­ma­tion about the awards evening can be found at trav­com.org.nz.

SHOW: Vis­i­ble: 60 Women at 60 Au­gust 19–Novem­ber 6

The Te Manawa Mu­seum of Art, Sci­ence and His­tory, lo­cated in Palmer­ston North, will show­case pho­tog­ra­pher and author Jenny O’Con­nor’s ex­hi­bi­tion

Vis­i­ble: 60 Women at 60. The ex­hi­bi­tion, made up of por­traits of women at 60 years old, chal­lenges stereo­types and pro­vides an in­sight into the ex­pe­ri­ence of be­ing a woman in her 60s in to­day’s world. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit te­m­anawa.co.nz.

SHOW: Shad­ows of Shoah Un­til Au­gust 31

The Shad­ows of Shoah ex­hi­bi­tion is the works of New Zealand pho­tog­ra­pher Perry Trot­ter, with re­search and in­ter­views by Sheree Trot­ter. The ex­hi­bi­tion is based on in­ter­views with holo­caust sur­vivors from New Zealand, Aus­tralia, the US, and Is­rael, and it uses blackand-white por­trai­ture with orig­i­nal mu­sic to present episodes of sur­vivors’ ex­pe­ri­ences. The ex­hi­bi­tion is be­ing shown at Whangarei’s The Hub un­til Au­gust 31, and more in­for­ma­tion can be found at shad­ow­sof­shoah.com.

SHOW: The Ha­mar of Ethiopia Un­til Au­gust 31

The Ha­mar of Ethiopia, Guy Need­ham’s lat­est ex­hi­bi­tion, is on dis­play at Auck­land’s This That Cafe Gallery un­til Au­gust 31. Need­ham spent time in Ethiopia’s lower val­ley of the Omo and worked with a non­govern­men­tal or­ga­ni­za­tion to doc­u­ment the life­style of the Ha­mar tribe. His ex­hi­bi­tion pro­vides an in­sight into the every­day life of one of Africa’s last tra­di­tional tribes. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit guyneed­ham.com.

SHOW: Space to Dream: Re­cent Art from South Amer­ica Un­til Septem­ber 18

In­tro­duc­ing the art of South Amer­ica to an

Aus­tralasian au­di­ence, the Space to Dream:

Re­cent Art from South Amer­ica ex­hi­bi­tion at Auck­land Art Gallery Toi o Tā­maki brings the work of 41 artists from var­i­ous me­dia, in­clud­ing pho­tog­ra­phy, to­gether to demon­strate the so­cial sig­nif­i­cance in their work, which ex­plains and chal­lenges their re­al­i­ties, lives, cul­tures, and spaces from the 1960s to to­day. The ex­hi­bi­tion has been de­vel­oped by Chilean cu­ra­tor Beatriz Bus­toz Oyanedel, and Auck­land Art Gallery prin­ci­pal cu­ra­tor and head of pro­grammes Zara Stan­hope. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit auck­lan­dart­gallery.com.

EVENT: Pho­tomarathon Oc­to­ber 15

The Uxbridge Arts and Cul­ture Cen­tre in How­ick, Auck­land, is host­ing a pho­tomarathon. The photographic com­pe­ti­tion will see pho­tog­ra­phers have 10 hours to take 10 pic­tures on 10 given top­ics. All you need to do to get in­volved is bring your cam­era and reg­is­ter. To find out more in­for­ma­tion on costs and regis­tra­tion, visit uxbridge.co.nz.

SHOW: Otago Wildlife Pho­tog­ra­phy Com­pe­ti­tion Un­til Oc­to­ber 16

The win­ners of the 17th an­nual Otago Wildlife Pho­tog­ra­phy Com­pe­ti­tion are on dis­play at the Otago Mu­seum un­til Oc­to­ber 16. Show­cased along­side the win­ners is a se­lec­tion of the other en­tries to the com­pe­ti­tion. Fea­tur­ing both still and mov­ing images of an­i­mals, plants, and the hu­man im­pact on the en­vi­ron­ment, the images re­flect the tal­ent of Otago am­a­teur pho­tog­ra­phers and videog­ra­phers. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit otago­mu­seum.nz.

The Ha­mar of Ethiopia — Guy Need­ham

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