Bill Culbert: Making Light Work

Author: Ian Wedde
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  • : $109.95(AUD)
  • : 9781869404390
  • : Auckland University Press
  • : Auckland University Press
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  • : January 2009
  • : 240mm X 260mm
  • : 99.95
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  • : Ian Wedde
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  • : Hardback
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  • : 709.2
  • : Near Fine
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  • : 280
  • : Individual artists; Art styles: c 1960 -
  • : colour illustrations throughout
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Description

Bill Culbert is one of New Zealand's most celebrated artists. In Bill Culbert: Making Light Work, the first substantial book on Culbert, Ian Wedde explores the ideas, materials, and conditions that have formed Culbert's art over the past 50 years.

Author description

Ian Wedde is a distinguished New Zealand writer, editor, curator and critic. An Arts Foundation of NZ Laureate, he is a former head of art and visual culture and of humanities at Te Papa Tongarewa The Museum of New Zealand and has won national book awards for his art books, poetry and fiction. He has been the Robert Burns, Meridian Energy Katherine Mansfield and VUW Writing Fellow and has held the Writers' Bursary, the Scholarship in Letters (twice), and a Fulbright Travel Award. He was made a Distinguished Alumnus of The University of Auckland in 2007.