Celebrating the book’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photographyParis Photo and Aperture Foundation are pleased to announce the 2015 edition of The Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards, celebrating the book’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photography.


See the winners of the 2014 PhotoBook Awards here.


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CALL FOR ENTRIES IS MAY 4 – SEPTEMBER 11, 2015

The First PhotoBook Prize of $10,000 will be awarded to the photographer(s)/artist(s) whose first photobook is judged to be best of the year.

The PhotoBook of the Year Prize will be awarded to the photographer(s)/artist(s), and publisher responsible, for the photobook judged to be the best of the year.

The Photography Catalogue of the Year Prize will be awarded to the publication, publisher, and/or organizing institution(s) responsible for the exhibition catalogue or museum publication judged to be the best of the year.

Past winners

Nicoló Degiorgis: Hidden Islam
Nicoló Degiorgis won the 2014 First PhotoBook Award for Hidden Islam.

 

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Runners up

Laia Abril / Andrea Botto /Philippe Fragnière/ Yoshikatsu Fujii / Yann Haeberlin / Yuji Hamada / Vladyslav Krasnoshchok and Sergiy Lebedynskyy / Nico Krijno / Ola Lanko, Brigiet van den Berg, Nikki Brörmann, Simone Engelen, and Sterre Sprengers  / Zun Lee / Alexandra Lethbridge / Alberto Lizaralde / Christof Nüssli and Christoph Oeschger / Kazuma Obara / Oskar Schmidt / Sara Skorgan Teigen / Cecilia Suarez / Awoiska van der Molen / Irina Werning

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Oliver Sieber: Imaginary Club
Photographer Oliver Sieber won the 2014 PhotoBook of the Year award for Imaginary Club.

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Runners up

Christoph Bangert / Jim Goldberg / Rafał Milach / Davide Monteleone / Daido Moriyama / Eugene Smith / Vytautas V. Stanionis / Mikhael Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse / Peter van Agtmael / Ruth van Beek / Daisuke Yokota

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Christopher Williams: Christopher Williams: The Production Line of Happiness and Christopher Williams: Printed in Germany
Christopher Williams won the 2014 Photography Catalogue of the Year Award for Christopher Williams: The Production Line of Happiness and Christopher Williams: Printed in Germany.

 

 

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Runners up

Mark Cohen / Horacio Fernández / The Photobook Museum / Munemasa Takahashi

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