About the Author

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Geoffrey H. Short
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Blurbarian Since June 2009
Name Geoffrey H. Short
My Web Site geoffreyhshort.com
Location Auckland, New Zealand
Gender Male
My Occupation artist & photographer
My Bio Geoffrey H. Short is an artist and photographer living in Auckland, New Zealand. After studying at the Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland in the 1980’s, he worked as a photographer at the Waikato Museum in Hamilton, then at Real Pictures gallery and laboratory for the camera arts in Auckland, initially as a custom printer, then as gallery manager. From 1990 he freelanced as a commercial photographer, specializing in stills photography for film and television. In 2008 he returned to Elam to complete his Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) degree, graduating in 2009 with first class honours. Work from his graduate show is included in the exhibition "reGeneration2, Tomorrow's Photographers Today" at the Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland and touring internationally. He was nominated for the 2010 Lacoste Elysée Photography Prize, and his work is available from L.A.Noble Gallery, London, Florence Moll Gallery, Paris, and Aperture Gallery, New York.