Tag Archives: PhotoBookDay2015

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 […]

Photobook Club afG celebrates #PhotoBookDay

Photobook Club afGuadalajara is organizing sessions since march 2015 by Juan Carlos Aragonés at the headquarters of the Agrupación Fotográfica de Guadalajara. They are one of the youngest clubs and they also want to join World PhotoBook Day celebrations. Here is their calling, if you are living in Guadalajara (Spain) and wanting to meet other […]

World PhotoBook Day in Gijón

In Gijón, a city in the north coast of Spain by the Cantabrian Sea you may know if you are fan of crime novel, they are going to celebrate World PhotoBook Day too. PhotoBook Club Gijón was created by Marcos Arroyo back in November 2012. This is the poster they made for you to assit […]

World PhotoBook Day in Campo de Gibraltar

It’s great to see how many branches of the PhotoBook Club are joining the celebrations of the World PhotoBook Day. Ángel L. Duarte Sastre runs PhotoBook Club Campo de Gibraltar, located in the southe of Spain, and they are organizing an evening with Mon Magán and his recently published book Lorem Ipsum. If you are […]

Posters, visuals and a zine

As every year we propose an image to identify the activities celebrating World PhotoBook Day. As you may know this is the one we made for 2015: We are sharing it on or public drive for you to download it, print it and use it in your website, blog, bookshop, library, museum, etc to announce […]

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 […]

Library of Fine Arts Faculty in Madrid accepts donations

As you may know, we celebrate the purchase by the British Museum of Anna Atkins’ book, 172 years ago. For the second year we proposed libraries to include in their archives self-published photoooks and photozines. For the second year, too, the first library to accept this proposal is Biblioteca de la Facultad de Bellas Artes […]

2015 List of Libraries accepting donations for World PhotoBook Day

This year we know British Library was, if not first, one of the first customers purchasing a copy of Anna Atkins’ cyanotypes book. And for the second year, we propose libraries to accept donations of self-published photobooks and photozines, and to record them with the same date, October 14th. We know not every book is […]