'After before' book by Alexia Makridou exhibited at Benaki Museum during the Photo Athens Festival 2015.
In recognition of the increasing importance of the photobook within contemporary photographic practice, Athens Photo Festival is introducing a new specific exhibition dedicated to the form of book.The Festival is pleased to present a selection of over 370 new photobooks from all over the world, including photobooks independently or commercially published and distributed, handmade, self-published, book dummies, exhibition catalogues, zines and limited edition photography books, etc. The exhibited titles have been selected through an international open submission process, inviting artists and publishers to submit their books.The exhibition was held at the Benaki Museum (Pireos Annexe), providing an opportunity for the audience to explore the diversity of contemporary photographic books. In addition to the exhibition, these publications will be featured through an online public access catalog, as a way to further promote their visibility. http://www.photofestival.gr/photobooks-gr.