“We really thank the Jowitt family for sharing with us their son – his life, and passion for us and the Pacific.” Reverend Strickson-Pua pays tribute to Glenn Jowitt in an Asia-Pacific Journalism report.
Special Report – By Eva Corlett
New Zealand photographer Glenn Jowitt dedicated his working life to capturing the brilliance of Pasifika culture and challenging traditional depictions of the Pacific community.
His explosively colourful Pacific images came during a time when black and white photography echoed the growing polarity between the Pacific and Pākehā communities in early 1980s Auckland.
For more than 30 years, Jowitt developed an extensive body of work through photographing the ceremonious and vibrant aspects of Auckland’s Pasifika community, both here and abroad. Read more »