On Thursday the 7 September there will be a lunch time lecture by Michael Mack of Mack Books. Mack Books is one of the world leaders in Photo Book publishing. See www.mackbooks.co.uk
Michael Mack is a publisher of art, photography and critical text books. He has written, designed, edited and produced nearly 500 titles, including some of the defining art books of the past 20 years. As managing director of Stiedl, he founded the SteidlMACK imprint before establishing his independent publishing house in 2010. MACK works closely with established and emerging artists, writers and curators, as well as leading cultural organisations, which are invested in the book as an art form. In 2011 Mack was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts by the University of Plymouth for his contribution to art publishing. In 2012 he co-founded the First Book Award with the Wilson Centre of Photography and Kraszna-Krausz Foundation, as a platform to support young and emerging photographers.