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CLAP! 10 x 10 Comtemporary Latin American Photobooks: 2000-2016

CLAP! 10 x 10 Comtemporary Latin American Photobooks: 2000-2016
10×10 Photobooks, Inc.

244 pages
200 x 290 mm
ISBN 9780692834787

A photobook anthology that documents CLAP!, a traveling reading room exhibition of 130 contemporary Latin American Photobooks from 2000 to 2016. Organized by 10×10 Photobooks, the project launched at the PGH Photo Fair at the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh (May 2016); then traveled to the Aperture Foundation in New York City (November 2016) and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston (March 2017), where all the books in the CLAP! reading room were donated as a complete collection to the museum’s Hirsch Library. The project will conclude at FoLa: Fototeca Latinoamericana in Buenos Aires in November 2017.

Selected by 12 Latin American specialists (either in teams or individually), the books presented offer a range of recently published Latin American photobooks that are rarely seen or available outside the region. The selected books represent many of the most exciting innovations in Latin American photography and publications.


About the Author
This photobook is a compilation of different authors and photographers. Edited by Michael Lang, Olga Yatskevich, Russet Lederman and Matthew Carson. Designed by Ricardo Baèz.


About the Publisher
10×10 Photobooks is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization with the mission to foster engagement with the global photobook community through an appreciation, dissemination and understanding of photobooks. Founded in 2012, 10×10 offers an ongoing multi-platform series of public photobook events, including reading rooms, salons, publications, online communities and partnerships with arts organizations and institutions.