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Special Event

2017 Paris Photo—Aperture PhotoBook Awards Shortlist Announcement

Friday, September 22

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave. at the intersection of 46th Ave. Long Island City, NY


Join Aperture in the Basement Theater at the New York Art Book Fair for the announcement of the 2017 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Shortlist, celebrate the photobook’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photography. Showcasing the best recently published books across three major categories: First PhotoBook, PhotoBook of the Year, and Photography Catalogue of the Year. The 2017 shortlist jury this year includes Lesley Martin (Creative Director, Aperture Foundation and publisher of The PhotoBook Review), Christophe Wiesner (Artistic Director, Paris Photo), Kathy Ryan (Director of Photography, New York Times Magazine), Joel Smith (Richard L. Menschel Curator of Photography at the Morgan Library & Museum), and Gregory Halpern (2016 Winner of PhotoBook of the Year Award). The jury will speak briefly about the current State of the PhotoBook in advance of announcing the thirty-five books short-listed for award consideration.

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2017 Paris Photo—Aperture PhotoBook Awards Shortlist Announcement