Thursday, 15 March 2012

Kraszna-Krausz book awards shortlist

This year's short-list for the Kraszna-Krausz book awards has just been anounced.  Take a look below for the short-listed titles.

Best Photography Book

Blind, Sophie Calle (Actes Sud)

Brush and Shutter: Early Photography in China, Jeff Cody, Frances Terpak et al. (Getty Publications)

Fred Herzog: Photographs, Fred Herzog (Douglas & McIntyre)

Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, Weston Naef and Christine Hult-Lewis (Getty Publications)

Redheaded Peckerwood, Christian Patterson (Michael Mack)

Best Moving Image Book

Pretty: Film and the Decorative Image, Rosalind Galt (Columbia University Press)

Setting the Scene: The Art and Evolution of Animation Layout, Fraser Maclean (Abrams & Chronicle Books) [on order for the library]

Concentrationary Cinema: Aesthetics as Political Resistance in Alain Resnais’ Night and Fog, Max Silverman and Griselda Pollock (Berghahn Books)