Celebrating the book’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photographyInitiated in November 2012 by Aperture Foundation and Paris Photo, the Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards celebrate the photobook’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photography, with three major categories: First PhotoBook, PhotoBook of the Year, and Photography Catalogue of the Year,
See the 2018 PhotoBook Awards Winners HERE.
The shortlisted books will be profiled in issue 015 of The PhotoBook Review, Aperture’s biannual publication dedicated to the consideration of the photobook, which was released in November 2018 at Paris Photo. Copies will also be available at Aperture Gallery and Bookstore, as well as distributed with Aperture magazine and through other distribution partners.
Click here to read about the 2018 Paris Photo - Aperture Foundation Photobook Award Exhibition.
The 2019 PhotoBook Awards will open on May 29. More details to come.
Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa: One Wall a Web
Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa won the 2018 First PhotoBook Award for One Wall a Web printed by Roma Publications, Amsterdam
Edén Bernal / Nacho Caravia / M L Casteel / John Edmonds / Matthew Genitempo / Julie Glassberg / Soham Gupta / Yann Haeberlin / Esther Hovers / Maria Kapajeva / Mariken Kramer / Pixy Liao / Margo Ovcharenko / Nicolas Polli / Laurence Rasti / Nick Sethi / Clara de Tezanos / Jo Ann Walters / Masaki YamamotoView video overview
Laia Abril: On Abortion
Laia Abril won the 2018 PhotoBook of the Year award for On Abortion printed by Dewi Lewis Publishing, Stockport, UK
Nina Berman and Kimberly Stevens / Dawoud Bey / Sophie Calle / Alexandra Catiere / Masahisa Fukase, Simon Baker, and Tomo Kosuga / Sohrab Hura / Raymond Meeks / Carmen Winant / Daisuke YokotaView video overview
Ursula Schulz-Dornburg: The Land in Between
Ursula Schulz-Dornburg won the 2018 Photography Catalogue of the Year Award forThe Land in Between printed by MACK, London
Lieko Shiga / Thyago Nogueira, ed., Bárbara Wagner, Garapa Collective, Jonathas de Andrade, Letícia Ramos, Mídia Ninja, and Sofia Borges / Sarah Greenough and Sarah Kennel / Susan MeiselasView video overview
The fourth annual Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards shortlist is on view through May 28, 2016
A video highlighting the books featured in the 2014 PhotoBook Awards Short List.