Monday, June 16, 2014

Best National Photography Book of the Year PHotoEspaña 14

The photo book "Ostalgia" by Simona Rota has got the Award to the Best National Photography Book of the Year PHotoEspaña 14.

The other awards go to the Best International Photography Book of the Year for "Party" by Cristina de Middel and special mention to "Pigs" by Carlos Spottorno. The Award to the Best Publishing House is for Dewi Lewis (UK).

There were 300 entries from 21 countries: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile,  France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Mexico, Peru, Poland,  Portugal, Spain, Singapore, Switzerland, UK, USA etc.

The photo book "Ostalgia" by Simona Rota is edited by Fabulatorio in 2013 and published by Kursala - University of Cádiz. Previously it has got theAward In Book, category EntireBook of the D&AD (Design& Art Direction UK, 2014). The library of the International Center of Photography  chose it between the best 10 photo books of the year ((USA - New York, 2013).


"Instant Village" at PHotoEspaña 14

Exhibition: OpenPhoto - PHotoespaña 14
Series: "Instant Village" (solo show)
Dates June 5th - July 27th 2014
Venue: Instituto Cultural Rumano (ICR)
Curator: Paula Alvarez
Coordinator: Raluca Doroftei
More info on ICR's and PHotoEspaña's websites