Photography : $25,000 award for NZ photographers established

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Edith Amituanai is the inaugral recipient of a new award for photographers. Celebrated NZ photographer Marti Friedlander announced last night that she and her husband are to leave a substantial sum to the Arts Foundation of New Zealand to establish the Marti Friedlander Photographic Award, which will be presented every two years to an established photographer with a record of excellence and the potential to carry on producing work at high levels.

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Image: Edith Amituanai, Monsieur Murphy Pavihi Taele, 2006. 

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