Peter Simpson was formerly director of the Holloway Press and the retrospective exhibition: Dark Arts: Twenty Years of the Holloway Press was held recently at the Gus Fisher Gallery. He is close to finishing Bloomsbury South: The Arts in Christchurch 1933-53 which will be published by AUP in 2015. His next project will be to edit and select a two-volume set of the Journals of Charles Brasch 1946-1973 for University of Otago Press. He has written and edited several books on Colin McCahon and Leo Bensemann. He was a judge for the New Zealand Post Book Awards in 2014.