Rim Books will be taking a full catalogue of New Zealand photography, contemporary art and craft, and art history books from Rim and affiliates to #MelbourneArtBookFair. Your chance to see and purchase direct from us, rare, hard to find, small press books from across the ditch. #NGV

For information on which title are available from the fair, or requests


Thursday 16 March: International Typography Symposium 10am–5pm (ticketed)

Friday 17 March: 10am–5pm

Friday Party: 7.30–10pm (ticketed) To purchase tickets, please visit

Saturday 18 March: 10am–8pm

Sunday 19 March: 10am–5pm

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Invitation to the book launch of STOMP by Jon Carapiet

You are cordially invited to celebrate the launch of STOMP, published by Rim Books.

When: Thursday 9 March, 5pm-7pm

Where: Studio La Gonda, Room 103, 203 Karangahape Road
(Upstairs or via the lift at the back of the La Gonda Arcade).

For more information about STOMP or the book launch contact Jon on 0210507681

John Hovell 1967

Rollo John Richard Hovell (1937-2014)
Rangihīroa Panoho

Reverend John Hovell died of cancer in the early morning of Wednesday, June 4 2014. He was an extraordinary person with enormous energy and capacity for processing all manner of intellectual and aesthetic material from around the South Pacific as they directly pertained to Māori. He is greatly missed by many students, artists and friends who knew and cared for him. He was a Māori artist who possessed a rare combination of abilities. He had an enquiring eye, a perceptive spirit and a ferocious intellectual appetite.

Hovell left us at the height … Continue reading