Thursday, 15 November 2012

Paris Photo - Photobooks of the year

Paris Photo opens today!

They will be announcing their choice of Photobook of the Year tomorrow at 1PM - the shortlisted titles are below.

Ori Gersht. History Repeating. MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Mikhael Subotzky. Retinal Shift. Steidl.
Sophie Calle. Rachel. Monique.  Xavier Barral.
David Alan Harvey. (based on a true story). Burn Books.
Anders Peterson. City Diary. Steidl.
Stephen Shore. Book of Books. Phaidon.
Pietro Mattioli. Two Thousand Light Years From Home. Kodoji Press.
Jacqueline Hassink. Table of Power 2. Hatje Cantz.
Lise Sarfati. She. Twin Palms.
Anouk Kruithof. A Head with Wings. Little Brown Mushroom.

There is also a First Book award, and you can find the shortlisted titles on the Paris Photo website.  This includes C.E.N.S.U.R.A., which I posted about two weeks ago.

The book awards feature heavily in the next Photobook Review, available digitally on various devices.