The following artists and publishers are part of the 2016 Photobook Exhibitors:

21st Editions, Massachusetts
Ara Oshagan, Los Angeles
Douglas Stockdale, Orange County
Ejen Chuang, Los Angeles
Flash Powder Projects, Atlanta
Marissa Roth, Los Angeles
Susan Burnstine, Los Angeles
Zero+Publishing, Los Angeles
Milah Renee, Detroit

2016 Photobook Awards & Competition

Photo Independent introduced The Photobook Awards for this year’s fair. We received over 100 photobooks from 20 countries. The winning photobooks were selected by a diverse panel of judges, including:

  • Rudi Bianchi, Photo Collector
  • Marissa Caichiolo, Curator and Executive Director, Building Bridges Art Exchange
  • Chris Davies, Publisher, Fabrik Magazine
  • Kio Griffith, Artist; Designer; Writer; Curator
  • Sarah Lee, Curator
  • Kirk Pederson, Publisher, Zero+ Publishing
  • Douglas Stockdale, Photographer, Author/Book Artist, Photobook Reviewer, Curator

Three books were selected as Best in Show:

  1. Ken Light: What’s Going On 1969-1974
  2. Brad Temkin: Rooftop
  3. Jamey Stillings: The Evolution of Ivanpah Solar

The Best in Show photobooks, as well as 39 Honorable Mentions are being exhibited during the 2016 Photo Independent in the Photobook Salon. Following are the winning books, which can be purchased here as well.