Photobook Club Melbourne | Special event | Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive
7 November 2013
CHANGE OF DATE! Please join us at APPA Headquarters on Thursday 7 November
7–8.30pm at the ASIA–PACIFIC PHOTOBOOK ARCHIVE HEADQUARTERS
[164 High Street, Prahran]
If you're a photobook maker, bring along a book to donate to the archive! Mini-topic for this meetup is awards and competitions including the Blurb X BIFB One for the books prize and the APPA Student Photobook Competition.
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What is the Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive?
The Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive (APPA), is a not-for-profit open-access physical archive of self-published and independent photobooks. The APPA is a response to the boom in photographic self-publishing globally and is established to provide a ‘real’ way to see photobooks that would otherwise only be viewable online. Established in 2013 by Daniel Boetker-Smith you can keep up with all things APPA on either their website or facebook page.
What is Photobook Club Melbourne?
Photobook Club Melbourne (PBC Melbourne) is a group of photobook lovers/makers/collectors who meet up roughly every two months to share their their passion for photobooks. From the professionally published to the handmade zine, we're keen on all sorts. PBC Melbourne is hosted by Monash Gallery of Art and sometimes visits other spaces in Melbourne.
MORE PHOTOBOOK EVENTS
M.33 is launching two new photobooks by Jo Grant and Peter Milne on Wednesday 6 November, 6-8pm at the Centre for Contemporary Photography in Fitzroy. More details on the M.33 website