Michael Mahne Lamb (b. 1988, Aotearoa) is an artist currently living and working in Te Whanganui-a-Tara (Wellington, NZ). 




Contact

michaelmahnelamb@gmail.com


︎ @michaelmahnelamb

Education

Master of Fine Arts, University of Hartford, Connecticut, USA, 2022
Bachelor of Design with Honours (Photography), Toi Rauwhārangi, Massey University, Wellington, NZ, 2014

Awards

Fred Wilson Installation Award, 2022
University of Hartford Merit Scholarship, 2021
University of Hartford Merit Scholarship, 2020
NZ Photobook of the Year Award, finalist, 2018
RT Nelson Emerging Artists Award, 2018

Publications

UNKNOWN OUTCOME/OUTCOME UNKNOWN (group)
University of Hartford MFA Photography. Hartford, CT, 2021
56 pages, 13 black and white plates, 12 colour plates, 229 × 305 mm
Edition of 500

Field Studies #9
Bad News Books. New Zealand, 2020
24 pages, 20 black and white plates, 135 × 195 mm
Edition of 100

Complements
Bad News Books. New Zealand, 2018
72 pages, 66 colour plates, 200 × 280 mm
Edition of 50, NZ Photobook of the Year finalist

Selected Exhibitions

Mā Wai Rā: New Māori Photobooks (group) 
Co-curated with Tessa Williams
18 August – 3 September 2022
Photospace Gallery
Wellington, New Zealand

Notes From a Detour (group)
University of Hartford Photography MFA thesis exhibition
8 August – 13 August 2022
Joseloff Gallery
West Hartford, CT, USA

Short Memory (with Hamish Coleman)
19 August – 12 September 2020
Bartley + Company
Wellington, New Zealand

Courting Frustration
13 June – 7 July 2019
Precinct 35
Wellington, New Zealand