Mary Macpherson

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Peter Black books underway

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More book excitement in the household.

The Shops, the book that Peter Black is doing with Steve Braunias of Luncheon Sausage Press just went off to China for proofing and printing. The work features 44 of Peter’s colour photographs of shops and a great personal memoir/essay from Steve. This hardback book will be a cracker – just in time for Christmas.

Greytown - one of my favourite images from The Shops.

Greytown – one of my favourite images from The Shops.

 

And back today from binding in Petone, was Peter’s beautiful handmade orange book of original prints, Blessed. The work features people crossing the intersection of Queen and Wellesley Streets in Auckland, in the operatic evening light. As well as being an interesting conceptual piece, it throws light on the demographics of Auckland via the main street.

 

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Written by Mary Macpherson

29/08/2016 at 9:04 pm

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