10. Fotobookfestival Kassel 2018

For the past ten years, Kassel in Germany has been home to one of the most important annual forums on the world of photography books. The 10th anniversary FOTOBOOKFESTIVAL KASSEL will be a long weekend from 31 May to 3 June at the documenta-Halle Kassel, full of artist lectures, talks, exhibitions, book reviews and a book market presenting up to 50 publishers and booksellers. The KASSEL PHOTOBOOK AWARD will show the best photobooks selected by international experts and published during the previous year. Every night, the festival’s evening venue DOCK4 will host special performances, dining-events, and a bar, as well as the 10th anniversary party on Saturday 2 June. Everyone is very welcome!
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Kassel Dummy Award & Reviews 2018

One attraction of the FOTOBOOKFESTIVAL KASSEL is its dummy competition for the best unpublished photobook mock-up. Together with the publishing house Verlag Kettler, the festival invites all photographers worldwide to take part. 50 books will be exhibited in Kassel and at other international events. 3 winners will be chosen by an international jury. The book that wins will be produced and published by Kettler. For the first time, the festival will offer dummy book REVIEWS with jury members to all participants. Registrations will be open from 15 November 2017 until 03 April 2018. Take this opportunity to be discovered by international publishers and experts, to be exhibited at international festivals and to win a complete book publishing!


Fotobookfestival Kassel