Landskona Foto & Breadfield are very happy to announce this year´s Dummy Award winner:

Congratulations – Pietro Paolini!

Paolini from Florence won with the dummy Buscando a Bolìvar.

He graduated from the Fondazione Studio Marangoni in Florence in 2005. 2004 he started to take interest in the South American reality, focusing on the new socialist countries, Venezuela, Bolivia and Ecuador. In 2006 he founded, with three other photographers, the TerraProject collective, which deals with social and geographical issues in Italy. His photographs have been exhibited in Italy and abroad. He has contributed as a freelance with both Italian and international magazines. In 2009 he won the “Canon Young Photographers Award” and in 2012 his work “Bolivianas” won a prize at World Press Photo.

Honorable mentions are:

Dani Pujalte (Spain)

Karoliina Paatos (Finland)

Carlos Chavarria (USA)

Once again we would like to thank all the 227 artists who submitted their dummies and welcome you as part of the festival program. The slide show of your single images you submitted will be outstanding! The slideshow can be seen at Exercishallen during our Photobook days 14-16th September.

 

 

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