Underground publishing: Zines
Fri 13 Apr 2018
Taranaki Research Centre/Te Pua Wānanga o Taranaki
Workshops, Talks, Conferences
Zines are hand-made, self-published quirky works. This DIY genre includes indie comics, artists’ books and fanzines. Experience Zine making first hand, come and meet Zine creators at work in Puke Ariki.
Peter Vangioni, a collector and curator from Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, has a particular interest in hand-printed books and artists' books. He will chat to a panel of guest creators followed by a guided tour of his visiting exhibition The Golden Age.
Meet the panel;Stephanie Christie:
Poet and artist who has been getting her work out via Zines for 15 years. Stephanie often performs her work and makes art with words.
Local handmade book hero, assemblage artist and skilled-teacher-of-book-skills.David Merritt:
Street poet and maker of analogue books, his favourite tools: scissors and stamps.