2014 Winners

Left: Amy Elkins, David Goff, Execution #246, Age 31, 2014
Right: Amy Elkins, Karla Tucker, Execution #145, Age 38, 2014

This year, Aperture’s editorial and limited-edition print staff—twelve staff members and eleven work scholars in all—reviewed close to one thousand Portfolio Prize entries. Our challenge was to select one top prize and four runners-up from this overwhelming response.

We are pleased to announce that Amy Elkins is the winner of this year’s Portfolio Prize. Runners-up are Matt Eich, Davide Monteleone, Max Pinckers, and Sadie Wechsler. The portfolios of all five finalists are presented here.

2014 Aperture Portfolio Prize Winner: Amy Elkins
Runner-up: Matt Eich
Runner-up: Davide Monteleone
Runner-up: Max Pinckers
Runner-up: Sadie Wechsler

The following staff took part in judging the 2014 competition:

Lesley A. Martin, Publisher, Books
Denise Wolff, Senior Editor, Books
Amelia Lang, Managing Editor, Books
Samantha Marlow, Editorial Assistant, Books
Michael Famighetti, Editor, Aperture magazine
Paula Kupfer, Managing Editor, Aperture magazine
Kellie McLaughlin, Director of Sales and Marketing
Annette Booth, Exhibitions Manager
Matthew Harvey, Production Manager
Madeline Coleman, Copy Editor/Proofreader
Schuyler Duffy, Education and Public Programs Assistant

Work Scholars:

Allison Pierce
Ana Alvarez
Caitlin Clingman
Harry Yatkowitz
Jessica Lancaster
Kaitlyn Laurie
Layza Garcia
Melanie Yaris
Molly Sidney
Natalie Ivis
Ashley Strazzinski
Robyn Taylor
Rosa Goldman

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