Award-winning writer, judge and Ockham Non-Fiction book finalist Anthony Byrt has made his career in that most challenging of journalistic disciplines: art criticism.

With regular columns and features in Metro as well as leading art journals, he’s developed the genre and matured art writing and thinking in New Zealand, bringing it to a wider audience both here and internationally.

Hear him discuss his writing and the state of our contemporary art scene with photographer and Bishop Suter Trust chair Craig Potton.