PHOTOBOOK SLAM BERLIN
CELEBRATING THE BEST SELF-PUBLISHED AND INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED BOOKS OF 2011/2012.
C/O Berlin, International Forum For Visual Dialogues, will present C/O Berlin Book Days publishing event on May 25th and 26th during the opening of the Larry Clark Retrospective and Rafał Milach. The program includes book presentations, screenings, discussions and book signings and will dedicate special attention to the phenomenon of self-publishing. On the last evening of the event, C/O Berlin will host Photobook Slam Berlin, highlighting performances of the best self-published [or published by an independent publishing house] photo books of 2011 and 2012 by a set of highly respected international jurors.
Jury: W.M. Hunt Andreas Schmidt Nadja Masri Anouk Kruithof Dan Milnor Yumi Goto
The jurors have each selected their favorite photo book from submissions and will PERFORM the book live on this USTREAM channel, starting at 10pm [Berlin time-CEST]:
These live performances will also be projected to the audience at C/O Berlin.
The jurors are allowed to perform the chosen book in any fashion they desire [music, speech, silence...], as long as it reveals the sentiments they experienced with their favorite self-published book. Be a part of this experiment with us, as the jurors take photo books to the next level!
PHOTOBOOK SLAM BERLIN is hosted by C/O Berlin, and sponsored by Slideluck Potshow Global and Blurb.