8 Mile; photographs from the margins of Port Moresby

Title: 8 Mile; photographs from the margins of Port Moresby

Photographer/s: Sean Davey
Emmanuel Mel

Contributor/s: Motsy David
Stephen Zagala

Date of publication: 2010

Place of publication: Melbourne, Australai

Dimensions: 22.5x23cms

Edition size: 500

Type of binding: Soft cover, perfect bound

Number of pages: 36

Type of paper: Doggett’s Hanno Gloss, Soverign Offset

Number of pictures: 29

Type of printing: offset

Printer: Adams Print

Publisher: Monash Gallery of Art

Designer: Anna Zagala

Editor: Stephen Zagala

Language: English

ISBN: 1876764503

Category: exhibition catalogue

Price: $15 AUD + delivery

Summary: Black and white portraits of residents and photographs of homes in 8 Mile Settlement, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, with colour photographs by local resident Emmanuel Mel. The photographs were made during an art workshop in 8 Mile in 2009.

Date and place of birth of photographer/s: Sean Davey: Canberra, Australia, (1979). Emmanuel Mel, Papua New Guinea (1991)

Website: www.pidgin.com.au/ www.brokenbench.com.au

Book link: http://www.pidgin.com.au/users/SeanDavey4952/docs//Catalogue%20Press%20sheet.pdf

Donated by: Sean Davey

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