The Damage Report
Book Launch / Solo Exhibition
Arts Centre Melbourne
11 – 15 August 2017
The Damage Report celebrates the successful completion of the Zo Damage 365 Day Live Music Photography Project, where on 25 February 2016 Zo committed to photographing a band or more every day for a full year. As 2016 was a leap year Zo photographed each of the 366 days, successfully completing the project on 24 February 2017.
"Zo has captured a period in which many of us are left wondering about the music industry’s future, while showing that the right now is a celebration of a very fertile time of music creation." — Jason Fuller: Goatsound Studios, The Ruiner, Blood Duster
365 DAY PROJECT EXHIBITION
400+ photographs from the Zo Damage 365 Project on show.
"The 365 Day Project is about dedication, resilience and determination. Every day for a year, you’d find Zo down in the pit, capturing the stories and the characters who form the narrative of Melbourne’s music." — Helen Marcou: SLAM, Bakehouse Studios
The Kiln, Arts Centre Melbourne
Gallery 1 – St Kilda Rd Level
100 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne VIC 8004
LIVE MUSIC: Wet Lips
GUEST SPEAKER: Helen Marcou
BEVVIES: Young Henrys' bevvies on the night.
11 August 6.30 – 8.30PM SOLD OUT
13 – 15 August 2017
Due to popular demand the Zo Damage 365 Day Project exhibition at Arts Centre Melbourne as part of The Kiln initiative has been extended with the installation on show for an additional three days. Free entry.
The Damage Report is made in Melbourne from layout to press and is printed on FSC certified stock. These certifications are the highest environmental standards achievable for paper stocks, ensuring traceability and verification of well managed forest timber, from mill to printer to you.
The Damage Report is available to purchase at Readings Books Carlton, Readings Books online store, Tym Guitars, Off The Hip Records, Oh Jean Records, Thornbury Records, the Zo Damage online store at seethesound.com.au and at Zo Damage exhibitions.
On 25 February 2016 Zo committed to photographing a band or more every day for a full year with her 365 Day [Live Music Photography] Project. As 2016 was a leap year Zo photographed each of the 366 days, successfully completing her unprecedented project on 24 February 2017.
Zo's book The Damage Report, released in August 2017, celebrates the successful completion of her 365 Day Project, offering an insightful look into live music culture from the perspective of the scene itself. Find out more here.