The Winner and Shortlist
We are glad to announced the winner of the Photoboox Award 2019:
The winner is: Anna Maria Antoinette D’Addario with “Farewell Angelina“.
The jury was touched by the poetic way the artist worked on grief as a response to the tragic death of her sister. The awarded dummy acts as a catalyst in order to deal with loss and sadness.
The jury composed by Irene Attinger (MEP), Eva-Maria Kunz (ceiba editions), Gianmarco Gamberini (Grafiche dell’Artiere), Andrea Copetti (TIPI bookshop) and Tommaso Parrillo (Witty-Kiwi) awarded with a Special Mention Alessia Bressan‘s dummy “395 notti” – “We appreciate the obsessive documentation, the relation between images and text” – and Giovanna Del Sarto’s dummy “A polaroid for a refugee“. The jury concerning “395 notti” appreciate the obsessive documentation, the relation between images and text. Concerning “A polaroid for a refugee” the jury was impressed by the determination of the photographer to deal with the question of the refugees in Europe. We also like the adequation of content and form.
“Güle Güle” by Jean-Marc Caimi and Valentina Piccinni
“Remember Europe” by Patricia Morosan
“The djini diares” by Btihal Remli
“You don’t look native to me” by Maria Sturm