FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARDS

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photo credit: Agora #03, Beşiktaş (detail) / Serkan Taycan

We’re very happy to announce the official winners of FUAM Dummy Book Awards of Istanbul Photobook Festival 2017!

Joint jury of Istanbul Photobook Festival #2 and Fotobookfestival Kassel: Martin Parr, Dieter Neubert, Federica Chiocchetti, Markus Schaden, Aron Morel, Valentina Abenavoli, Ufuk Sahin and Jason Fulford decided the winners of FUAM Dummy Award.

Winner of FUAM Dummy Book Award is İbrahim Karakütük with his work Wet Sorrow. “Wet Sorrow” will be printed and published by Ufuk Sahin’s printing and publishing house Mas Matbaa.

And the winner of FUAM Special Prize is Yusuke Katsuo Takagi with his work Kagerou. “Yusuke Katsuo Takagi’s dummy edited and produced during the workshop “The photobook as an object” run by Yumi Goto and Jan Rosseel. “Kagerou” will be published by Alex Bocchetto and Valentina Abenavoli’s publishing house AkinaBooks.

Fotobookfestival Kassel Jury had chose Hugo Alcol as the 1st prize winner of Kassel Dummy Award with his work Archipiélago, Zeynep Kayan as the 2nd prize winner of Kassel Dummy Award with her work Untitled and Hannes Wiedemann as the 3rd prize winner of Kassel Dummy Award with his work Grinders.

We’re also very happy that two winners of Kassel Dummy Award dummies had produced in the photobook workshops organised by FUAM PROJECT.

Zeynep Kayan’s dummy “Untitled” produced during the workshop #3 “From a Body of Work To The Right Book” run by Rémi Faucheux and Matthieu Charon, and Hannes Wiedemann’s dummy “Grinders” produced during the workshop #1 “From Idea To Completion” run by Ania Nałęcka-Milach and Rafal Milach.

Congratulations to İbrahim Karakütük, Yusuke Katsuo Takagi, Hugo Alcol, Zeynep Kayan and Hannes Wiedemann.

 

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

ISTANBUL PHOTOBOOK FESTIVAL
FUAM DUMMY BOOK AWARDS 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

Istanbul Photobook Festival
Fuam Dummy Book Awards 2017
Shortlist

Amiko Li – Maiden Voyage, CN

Anastasia Soboleva – Tear Line, RU

Ann Massal – The Eye Of The Cyclops, FR

Bekir Dindar – Ada, TR

Berkay Yahya  – Taş, TR

Blair Kitchener – Duplex City, NZ

Bradley Secker – Kütmaan, UK

Camilla Pongiglione – The Paradox Of The Heart Attack Of A Cardiologist As Told By His Daughter, IT

Cansu Yıldıran – Ander, TR

Cemil Batur Gökçeer – Şeffaf Mağara, TR

Cengiz Bodur – Shiny And Rusty, TR

Desislava Şenay Martinova – Pelepes, TR/BG

Elton Gllava – Where The Crows Would Have Sung, AL

Fatih Kurçeren – Benim Deutschland, TR/DE

Giorgio Caione – She Dreamt About A Valley In The Caucasus, IT

Hiro Tanaka – Around 42nd and 7th, JA

Ishan Tankha – A Peal Of Spring Thunder, IN

İbrahim Karakütük – Wet Sorrow, TR

Karolina Gembara – When We Lie Down, Grasses Grow From Us, PO

Karton Kitap – Kumpanya, TR

Kazuhiko Matsumura – My Transmigration, JA

Kazuya Urakawa – Tokyo Perspective, JA

Keiji Fujimoto – Forget Me Not, JA

Malgorzata Stankiewicz – Cry Of An Echo, PO

Marina Berio – The Space In The Mind In The Body In The Space, IT/USA

Mayumi Suzuki – The Restoration Will, JA

Cevahir Akbaş – Dilemma, TR

Naz Önen – Dance Floor, TR

Olga Titova – Pride, RU

Rossella Castello – Sonder, IT

Stefano Reboli – Zima, IT

Yusuke Takagi – Kagerou

Zeynep Beler – Hurtling Through Space, TR

Zümrüt Çavuşoğlu – Bana Dokunan Yılan, Ölsün, TR


Istanbul Photobook Festival is organised by FUAM (Photography Research & Applications Center) which is a non-profit organisation of Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul. All the applications fees will be used for the expences to realise Istanbul Photobook Festival.

To get in contact for the festival:
+90 535 950 08 68
+90 535 983 13 48
istanbulphotobookfest@gmail.com