Event informations

FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARD

FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARD winner dummy will be produced by printing sponsor MAS, Winner in mass production as offset printing, will be published and distributed in the global photobook market.

 

FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARD SPECIAL PRIZE

FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARD special prize winner dummy will be produced in limited editions as hand made by AKINA, published and distributed by AKINA. Special prize is going to be given to a project close to a finished version of the work, experimental, personal, anti-commercial, challenging, weird, thought provoking dummies are more than welcome.

ISTANBUL PHOTOBOOK FESTIVAL - 
FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARD FINAL JURY

Martin Parr (UK) Magnum photographer, curator, photobook collector
Federica Chiocchetti (IT) Independent curator, writer, founding director of Photocaptionist
Jason Fulford (USA) Photographer, writer, founder of J+L Books
Aron Mörel (UK) Founding director of Mörel Books
Markus Schaden (DE) Founder of Schaden Books and The PhotobookMuseum
Dieter Neubert (DE) Director of The Fotobookfestival Kassel
Ufuk Şahin (TR) MAS Publishing House, founder of MASA Books
Valentina Abenavoli (IT) Founder partner of Akina Books
Verlag Kettler (DE) Director of Verlag Kettler Publishing House

ISTANBUL PHOTOBOOK FESTIVAL - 
FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARD SHORTLIST JURY

Yusuf Murat Şen
Artist, director of FUAM & Istanbul Photobook Festival

Tuna Uysal, Artist, vice director of FUAM & Istanbul Photobook Festival
Volkan Kızıltunç, Artist, Coordinator of Istanbul Photobook Festival, founder of TOZ Artist Run Space
Yusuf Sevinçli, Artist
Okay Karadayılar, Graphic designer, founder partner of ONAGÖRE publishing house

Deadline: 24 April 2017


APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Participants who want to apply for the Istanbul Photobook Festival FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARD must first fill in the online application form and then deposit 25 € as the application fee using the link to PAYPAL website.

Finally, participants should mail the physical copies of their dummy books to FUAM‘s mailing address.

The deadline for physical copies to be received by FUAM is April 24, 2017.

There is no age limit.

International applications are accepted.

The dummy books of the participating artists may have participated, exhibited, been finalists or won other book festival contests.

Those who have already published dummy books with a limited number of editions can also participate in the competition.

The dummy books of the participating artists should not have been published by a publishing house before.

The finalist books will be exhibited at the Istanbul Photobook Festival in the FINALIST BOOKS EXHIBITION and will be included in the FUAM Dummy Book Library Collection after the exhibition. The finalist books will not be returned. Those who want their books to be returned should get in contact with FUAM and pay the postal fee (The postal fee may vary from country to country.)



Website

http://istanbulphotobookfestival.com/en/fuam-dummy-book-awards/