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Heide Smith book signing

By johnboy - 17 September 2012 3

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Heide Smith will be signing copies of her new photography book A Portrait of Canberra and of Canberrans 1979-2012.

As part of the Canberra Centenary celebrations, Heide has published A Portrait of Canberra and of Canberrans 1979-2012. The images in the book record a third of the lifespan of Australia’s National Capital; it’s buildings, monuments, institutions, and it’s people.

Heide has been photographing Canberra for 34 years. She has previously published four books of photographs of Canberra.

Paperchain Bookstore
34 Franklin Street
Manuka ACT 2603

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Heide Smith book signing
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Paul0075 5:41 pm
17 Sep 12
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Heide has done some amazing photos over the years. Can’t wait to see what she has in her new book.

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c_c 4:00 pm
18 Sep 12
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Wonderful work as always from Heide.

Shame this work would be considered so “conservative” and untrue to Canberra according to Ian Warden:

‘Conservative Canberra painters and photographers are preoccupied with the city’s monuments, its pretty parrots and mist-enhanced lakes.
Their Canberra has, eerily, no suburbs at all.’

http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/artists-epiphany-in-spence-20120917-262dj.html#ixzz26nYEoQqb

Chalk up another a-hole point to Warden’s tally.

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johnboy 4:06 pm
18 Sep 12
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Plus we did Belco Pride so very long ago

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