The Middle of Somewhere awarded the 2016 AIPP … Australian Photography Book Award.
Thank you AIPP! It’s great to see photobooks and the photobook community evolving in Australia and that Australian Photobooks are being recognised at home and internationally. There’s a lot happening with photobooks at the moment, it’s an exciting time, so I’m over the moon that ‘The Middle of Somewhere’ has received this award! A heartfelt thanks to everyone involved.
It was a total surprise and a huge honour to have my book The Middle of Somewhere selected as a finalist at the prestigious Pictures Of the Year International 73. POYi has been around for quite some time and firmly established as one of the worlds leading photographic awards. POYi also run seminars and workshops and are increasingly becoming a center for research, discussion and education.
spread from ‘The Middle of Somewhere’
I’m feeling blessed and most grateful. The Middle of Somewhere has won ‘Australian Photobook of the Year – Peoples Choice Award‘ 2015, so special to receive this. Thanks to everyone who voted and to Momento Pro & PHOTOBOOK MELBOURNE – it’s wonderful to know that the public enjoyed my book.
My book ‘The Middle of Somewhere‘ is a finalist at this year’s Guate Photo Festival, Guatemala. 30 books were selected from 1761 international submissions and will be exhibited as part of the festival.
The International Photography Festival GuatePhoto 2015 celebrates its third edition. The cities of Antigua and Guatemala will become from November 12th to the 30th in scenarios dedicated to contemporary photographic creation; gathering the talent of established and emergent artists, critics, cultural agents, institutions and the general public.