Celebrating the book’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photographyParis Photo and Aperture Foundation are pleased to announce the 2016 edition of The Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards, celebrating the book’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photography.

See the winners of the 2015 PhotoBook Awards here

ANNOUNCING THE 2016 PARIS PHOTO - APERTURE FOUNDATION PHOTOBOOK AWARDS

Call for entries is May 16 – September 9, 2016


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The First PhotoBook Prize of $10,000 will be awarded to the photographer(s)/artist(s) whose first photobook is judged to be best of the year.

The PhotoBook of the Year Prize will be awarded to the photographer(s)/artist(s), and publisher responsible, for the photobook judged to be the best of the year.

The Photography Catalogue of the Year Prize will be awarded to the publication, publisher, and/or organizing institution(s) responsible for the exhibition catalogue or museum publication judged to be the best of the year.

Winners

Daniel Mayrit: You Haven’t Seen Their Faces
Daniel Mayrit won the 2015 First PhotoBook Award for You Haven’t Seen Their Faces printed by RIOT BOOKS, Madrid, 2015
Designed by Verónica Fieiras and Daniel Mayrit

 

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Runners up

Annette Behrens / Noa Ben-Shalom /Sophie Bramly / Matthew Connors / Iñaki Domingo / J. W. Fisher and J. T. Leonard / Dominic Forde / Siegfried Hansen / Lucy Helton / Benoît Jeannet / Sjoerd Knibbeler / Madeleine Kotte and Cornelius de Bill Baboul / Katarzyna Mazur / Gilles Raynaldy / Paweł Szypulski / Hiroshi Takizawa / Maurice van Es / Adrian Octavius Walker / Akihito Yoshida

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Thomas Mailaender: Illustrated People
Photographer Thomas Mailaender won the 2015 PhotoBook of the Year award for Illustrated People printed by Archive of Modern Conflict and RVB Books, 2014
Designed by Thomas Mailaender and Rémi Faucheux

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Runners up

Anthony Cairns / Dana Lixenberg / Mike Mandel / Tod Papageorge / Christian Patterson / Fazal Sheikh / Will Steacy / Daisuke Yokota / Xu Yong

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Diane Dufour and Xavier Barral: Images of Conviction: The Construction of Visual Evidence
Diane Dufour and Xavier Barral won the 2015 Photography Catalogue of the Year Award for Images of Conviction: The Construction of Visual Evidence printed by LE BAL and Éditions Xavier Barral, Paris, 2015
Designed by Coline Aguettaz and Xavier Barral

 

 

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Runners up

TR Ericsson, Arnaud Gerspacher, and Barbara Tannenbaum / Duncan Forbes, Matthias Gabi, and Daniela Janser / Thyago Noguiera / Timothy Prus, Ed Jones, and David Alan Mellor

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News

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The fourth annual Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards shortlist is on view through May 28, 2016

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