PhotoBook Journal – Issue #2

Martin Toft, Te Ahi Kā (2018) We have just passed by our second month as a magazine and launched Issue #2, which might also be considered a (newsletter-summary of what we have published this past month. As a subscriber, you get each book review hot off the press. As a new contemporary photobook magazine (yes, our... Continue Reading →

Martin Toft – Te Ahi Kā

Martin Toft, Te Ahi Kā Photographer: Martin Toft, born Aarhus, Denmark, resides Jersey, Channel Islands Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing (Stockport, England) copyright 2018 Essay: Martin Toft interviews and meeting transcripts Text: English, Māori Hardcover book, linen cover, sewn binding, four-color lithography, gatefolds, insert, printed in Poland Photobook designer: Ania Nałęcka-Milach _________________ Review by Wayne Swanson “. . .... Continue Reading →

Julia Borissova – Nautilus

Julia Borissova – Nautilus Artist: Julia Borissova (born Talinn, Estonia, resides St. Petersburg (RU) Self-published, St. Petersburg, Russia, Copyright 2018 Quotation: Arkadii Dragomoshchenko Text: Russian, English Stiffcover book, unbound, inserts, gate-folds, die-cuts, printed book marker, glitter decorated cardboard box, First edition of 315, printed in Russia & assembled by the artist. Photobook designer: Julia Borissova _________________ Review... Continue Reading →

Brian Rose – Atlantic City

Brian Rose – Atlantic City Photographer: Brian Rose, born in Virginia, and resides New York City, NY Publisher: CIRCA press/ACC Distribution, UK copyright 2019 Introduction Essay: Paul Goldberger Text: English Hardcover book, sewn binding, four-color lithography, printed in Italy Photobook designer: Jean-Michel Dentand ________________ Review by Melanie Chapman As a college student in the early 1980s,... Continue Reading →

Arturo Soto – In The Heat

Arturo Soto – In The Heat Photographer: Arturo Soto, born Ciudad Juárez, Mexico and residing, Oxford, UK Publisher: the Eriskay Connection, Netherlands copyright 2018 Essay: Kevin Coleman Text: English Hardcover book, Flexibound with bronze foil, sewn binding, Duotone printing by NPN Printers (Breda, NL) Photobook designer: Rob van Hoesel ________________ Review by Douglas Stockdale The foil... Continue Reading →

Keith Carter – Fifty Years

Keith Carter, Fifty Years Photographer: Keith Carter, born Madison, WI, resides Beaumont, TX, USA Publisher: University of Texas Press, Austin, TX, 2018 Essays: Keith Carter, A.D. Coleman, & Rosellen Brown Text: English Hardcover book, sewn binding, toned black-and-white prints, printed in China, list of plates Photobook designer: DJ Stout and Roxy Torres ______________ Review by Wayne Swanson... Continue Reading →

Bill Wishner – Artifacts

Bill Wishner - Artifacts Photographer: Bill Wishner, born Philadelphia, PA, resides Pasadena, CA, (USA) Publisher: Acuity Press, Pasadena, CA 2017 Essays: Dennis Keeley & Bill Wishner Text: English Stiff cover with translucent dust jacket, sewn binding, two gate-folds, four-color lithography, printed by Marathon Press, Norfolk, Nebraska Photobook designer: Cheri Gray (Graydesign) ______________ Review by Douglas... Continue Reading →

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