Martin Edmond’s works of memoir and biography about art and artists include Dark Night: Walking with McCahon, The Supply Party (on artist Ludwig Becker), Chronicle of the Unsung, winner of the 2005 Montana Book Award for Biography, and The Resurrection of Philip Clairmont. His other books are Luca Antara, Waimarino County and The Autobiography of My Father. In 2013 he received the New Zealand Prime Minister’s Award for Literary Achievement in Non-Fiction, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to literature.