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World Photobook Day Bangkok 2019 at Books & Belongings, Bangkok

In Thailand, I had held Photobook club twice but that were before 2015. At that time, there were not many Photobook’s lover in Bangkok and we use too little advertise on our event so just 6 people came and most of them were our close friends. But when I’ve run Vacilando Bookshop in 2017 and […]

Juanan Requena @ Hondarribia ~ 14.10.2019

edited 11.10.2019: and then… As usual on World PhotoBook Day, the photobook collector Gabriela Cendoya is organizing a very interesting activity for her neighbors and visitors. On this occasion, Juanan Requena is visiting the city with his caravan and portable photographic laboratory La ínsula nómada. Both of them will be attending all of you willing […]

San Telmo Museoa’s Library special opening on Sunday

People living in San Sebastian and surroundings are very lucky having at hand the Gabriela Cendoya Bergareche Collection of photobooks. The more than 2000 books, and growing, are deposited on the Museum’s library, as any other book in their facilities. And to mark the date, they are having a special opening next October 14th, to […]

At Reina Sofía Museum: from fanzine to photobook

If you live in Madrid and have an interest for photobooks or artist books, you can take a walk to Reina Sofía Museum, in which there is a fine public library with many of them on their deposits. They have shown a couple of exhibitions focused on photobooks, one was photobooks. Spain 1905-1977, that took place […]

The Gabriela Cendoya Bergareche Collection with Ca l’Isidret in San Telmo Museum

The Gabriela Cendoya Bergareche Collection is now a reality in San Sebastian-Donostia, since may 2017. This is a very special case of generosity of a collector who had deposited her photobooks on a public library, for everyone to consult them freely. And they also are joining World Photobook Day celebrations with a couple of special […]

‘Ven y hazte un selfie con tu fotolibro favorito’, in Madrid

And this is how we are celebrating World PhotoBook Day in Madrid. “Come and make a selfie with your favourite photobook”, is the meaning of the title, and we are following the idea Doug Spowart and Victoria Cooper developed past year on PhotoBook Club Brisbane. We’ll be morning and evening at the Fine Arts Faculty […]

La Fotoescuela accepts donations for their library

La Fotoescuela is a young school of photography in Valencia, Spain, run by Jorge Alamar. They also have a library, a little one at the moment, which is used as a tool for their classes. So if you are in Valencia and you want your photobooks in their library, get in contact with them. They say: […]

Blank Paper Escuela accepts donations for their library

Another library repeating this 2015: Blank Paper Escuela. You can go there from 5 to 9pm and enjoy their exhibition of photobooks and dummies made by students in the reception hall. They also will be showing some of their recent purchases on instagram. NOTE: Don’t forget that they’ll decide whether to accept or not your […]

Thousandfold accepts donations for their library

Last year Wawi Navarroza posted her willing to donate some of their photobooks, and ask for suggestions. A year after, she runs this space for contemporary photography called Thousandfold. As she says: Welcome to the Photobook Library at Thousandfold! We are proud to be YOUR first and only library in the Philippines to offer a […]

‘Los fotolibros cuentan’ in Madrid

‘Photobooks counts, photobooks tells’, could be and aproximation to translate this title with double meaning. We are meeting at the Library of Fine Arts Faculty in Madrid to let people tell us why love a special photobook. It can be one of the photobooks selected and displayed by the members of the Library or one […]