Anthony Byrt is an award-winning critic and journalist. He is a regular writer for Metro, and contributes to the world’s two leading contemporary art magazines, Artforum International and Frieze. Anthony is also an experienced bookseller. He worked for Parsons Art Books in Auckland and for Daunts in London. He has a MA in Art History with First Class Honours from the University of Auckland. In 2013 he was critical studies fellow at Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan, and was New Zealand’s reviewer of the Year at the 2015 Canon Media Awards. After living for several years in Europe, he has recently returned to New Zealand. He lives in Auckland with his wife and son. This Model World is his first book.