Back to Shul | International Centre for Litvak Photography Richard Schofield announces the publication of his new e-book, Back to Shul, the singularly unorthodox result of his equally unusual 12-day journey around Lithuania in August 2017 to visit and photograph the country’s 100 or so remaining former synagogues. Complete with 100 captioned photographs and featuring… Continue reading In my inbox
If either of my readers feels like buying me an early Christmas present. Robert Adams new book 27 Roads is what I’d like.
There is no doubt in many peoples minds that we are in the golden era of photobook publishing. Ever since I discovered photobooks as an undergrad in the mid 1980s I have wanted to have one of my work made. Over the years I have used a variety of tools and techniques to make my… Continue reading Photobook Publishing?
British Watchtowers, by Donovan Wylie, with an essay by, Loiuse Pubrick pub. Steidel 176 pages Hardback / Clothbound in slipcase 29.5 x 23 cm English ISBN 978-3-86930-782-4 1. Edition 11/2014 Printing is of the standard one would expect form Steidl. The slip case is pale grey and the books have dust jackets spines that tonally… Continue reading Photobook Review
The annual Art Book Fair at the National Gallery of Victoria, this year is barely a week away. Melbourne Photobook collective’s publicity is ramping up. I have made one blog post on the MPC’s website about one of the 2 publications I plan exhibiting; and hopefully selling at the fair. I am anxiously awaiting the arrival… Continue reading Zine or Book?
My first week of teaching was hectic. Hectic in a good way. Fridays: today, are my day off. Until I begin my weekly lecture series at Victoria University. So this week I added some more work to my static website in preparation for the 2017 Art Book Fair at the NGV as part of my… Continue reading Onward & Upward?
These holidays have been nothing like I have ever experienced, in part due to the renovations here at our house. Several other activities encroached on my spare time too, not for the worst though, the Melbourne Photobook Collective met twice and now we are having a stand at the NGV’s art book fair later this… Continue reading Website Update
My latest book is off being printed. Part of a longer ongoing project involving the pictures I make on a daily or weekly basis. I’m interested in the idea of the flanéur in the 21st century using technology to gather thoughts and observations about the world around them. Here are some spreads from it.