The 2014 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Announced

Todd Hido is an American photographer. He has produced 17 books, had his work exhibited widely and included in various public collections. Hido is currently an adjunct professor at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco.

New York – 

Todd Hido, photographer and photobook maker greeted an eager crowd at the New York Art Book Fair to announce the thirty-five outstanding photobooks short listed for the 2014 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards.

THE TEN SHORT LISTED FOR PHOTOBOOK OF THE YEAR ARE:

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The Big Book
Photographer: W. Eugene Smith
Publisher: University of Texas Press


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Rich and Poor
Photographer: Jim Goldberg
Publisher: Steidl


Peter_Van_Agtmael

Disco Night Sept. 11
Photographer: Peter van Agtmael
Publisher: Red Hook Editions


Marrakech

Marrakech
Photographer: Daido Moriyama
Publisher: SUPER LABO


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Photographs for Documents
Photographer(s): Vytautas V. Stanionis
Publisher: Kaunas Photography Gallery


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Ponte City
Photographers: Mikhael Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse
Publisher: Steidl


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Vertigo
Photographer(s): Daisuke Yokota
Publisher: Newfave


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Imaginary Club
Photographer(s): Oliver Sieber
Publisher: Editions GwinZegal/BöhmKobayashi


The Winners

The Winners
Photographer(s): Rafal Milach
Publisher: GOST


The_Arrangement

The Arrangement
Photographer(s): Ruth van Beek
Publisher: RVB Books




THE TWENTY SHORTLISTED TITLES FOR FIRST PHOTOBOOK ARE:


 

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everything will be ok
Photographer: Alberto Lizaralde
Publisher: Self-published

 

Nico_Krijno

Synonym Study
Photographer: Nico Krijno
Publisher: Self-published


 

The_Meteor_Hunter

The Meteorite Hunter
Photographer: Alexandra Lethbridge
Publisher: Self-published


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Father Figure: Exploring Alternate Notions of Black Fatherhood
Photographer: Zun Lee
Publisher: ceiba


 

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19.06_26.08.1945
Photographer: Andrea Botto
Publisher: Danilo Montanari

 

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Miklós Klaus Rózsa
Photographer: Christof Nüssli and Christoph Oeschger
Publisher: Cpress/Spectorbooks

 


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ED IT: The Substantial System for Photographic Archive Maintenance
Authors: Ola Lanko, Brigiet van den Berg, Nikki Brörmann, Simone Engelen, Sterre Sprengers
Publisher: Self-published


 

Back_To_The_Future

Back to the Future
Photographer: Irina Werning
Publisher: Self-published


 

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Inventio
Photographer(s): Yann Haeberlin
Publisher: Self-published


 

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Euromaidan
Photographer(s): Vladyslav Krasnoshchok and Sergiy Lebedynskyy
Publisher: Riot Books


 

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Silent Histories
Photographer: Kazuma Obara
Publisher: Self-published


Hidden_Islam

Hidden Islam
Photographer: Nicoló Degiorgis
Publisher: Rorhof


 

Sequester

Sequester
Photographer: Awoiska van der Molen
Publisher: Fw: Books


 

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The American Series
Photographer: Oskar Schmidt
Publisher: Distanz


 

Sara_Skorgan

Fractal State of Being
Photographer: Sara Skorgan Teigen
Publisher: Journal


Davide_Monteleone_Spasibo

Spasibo
Photographer: Davide Monteleone
Publisher: Kehrer Verlag


 

Red_String

Red String
Photographer: Yoshikatsu Fujii
Publisher: Self-published


 

Christoph Bangert

War Porn
Photographer: Christoph Bangert
Publisher: Kehrer Verlag


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Jannis
Photographer: Alma Cecilia Suarez
Publisher: Self-published


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Photograph
Photographer: Yuji Hamada
Publisher: Lemon Books


 

THE FIVE SHORT LISTED TITLES FOR PHOTOGRAPHY CATALOGUE OF THE YEAR ARE:



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Photobooks: Spain 1905–1977
Photographers: Multiple
Publisher: Editorial RM

 

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Photographer: Christopher Williams
Publisher: Walther König/David Zwirner
Christopher Williams: The Production Line of Happiness Photographer: Christopher Williams
Publisher: Art Institute of Chicago


Dark_Knees_Mark_Cohen

Dark Knees
Photographer: Mark Cohen
Publisher: Le Bal/Éditions Xavier Barral


 

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Tsunami, Photographs, and Then: Lost and Found Project
Photographer: Munemasa Takahashi
Publisher: AKAAKA


 

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The Catalogue Box
Photographers: Multiple
Publisher: Verlag Kettler/The PhotoBook Museum

 

This year’s short list selection was made by Julien Frydman, director of Paris Photo; Lesley A. Martin, publisher of the Aperture book program and of The PhotoBook Review; Mutsuko Ota, editorial director of IMA magazine; and Anne Wilkes Tucker, photography curator.

The thirty-five selected photobooks will be exhibited at Paris Photo in the Publishers Space. A final jury in Paris will select the winners for all three prizes, which will be revealed on November 14, 2013. The winner of First PhotoBook will be awarded $10,000.

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