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Underground publishing: Zines

Date: Fri 13 Apr 2018
Time: 5.30pm
Venue: Taranaki Research Centre/Te Pua Wānanga o Taranaki
Event Type: Workshops, Talks, Conferences
Town: New Plymouth

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.
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Dale Copeland: 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.