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Special Event

2018 Paris Photo—Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Shortlist Announcement

Friday, September 21

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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

FREE

Join Aperture in the Basement Theater at the New York Art Book Fair for the announcement of the 2018 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Shortlist, to 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 2018 shortlist jury includes Lesley Martin (Creative Director, Aperture Foundation and publisher of The PhotoBook Review), Christophe Wiesner (Artistic Director, Paris Photo), Kristen Lubben (Executive Director, Magnum Foundation)Yasufumi Nakamori (incoming Senior Curator of Photography, Tate Modern), and Lucy Gallun (Associate Curator, The Museum of Modern Art). 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.

For more information about the call, see here.

2018 Paris Photo—Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Shortlist Announcement