Experts committee

Click a flag or a country-name to visualize their pre-selection of books.

Each expert suggested a pre-selection of up to five books per country represented.


GERMANY  - Dr. Anne THURMANN-JAJES

Leiterin / Head of Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen - Centre for Artists’ Publications - in der Weserburg-Museum für moderne Kunst, Brême.


ENGLAND - Arnaud DESJARDIN

The Everyday Press. Artiste, libraire, Londres. 


BELGIUM - Carine BIENFAIT

Directrice de JAP/ Jeunesse & Arts plastiques, éditeur, Bruxelles. 


DENMARK - Thomas HVID KROMANN

Chercheur, Center for Manuscripts and Rare Books, The Royal Library Danemark, Copenhague. 


SPAIN - Mela DAVILA-FREIRE

Conservatrice, Musée Reina Sofia, Madrid.


FRANCE - Cécile POCHEAU LESTEVEN

Conservateur en chef Estampes contemporaines et livres d’artistes. BnF Département des Estampes et de la photographie, Paris. 


ITALY - Johannes VAN DER DONK

Libraire, Studio Montespecchio, Montese, 


SWITZERLAND - Christophe SCHIFFERLI 

Collectionneur, Zurich,


Selection committee

The Selection Committee met at the Center Vivant-Denon of the Louvre on October 2nd 2017 and has retained eight books among all the thirty-three shortlisted books.

Martine ABOUCAYA

Gallery of conceptual art and research of poetic forms.

Françoise BILLARANT

Collector, collection of conceptual and minimal art, Le Silo in Marines.

Claude CLOSKY

Artist and Professor of Ecole nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris.

Laurence DUMAINE CALLE

President of the Bob Calle Association.

Florence LOEWY

Gallery and bookstore specialized in Artists’ books.

Ghislain MOLLET-VIEVILLE

Art critic and Honorary Expert at the Paris Court of Appeals.

Gilles SAUSSIER

Photographer and Professor at the Ecole nationale supérieure de la photographie d’Arles.

Toan VU-HUU

Graphic Designer.


Jury

The jury met on the same date and in the same place for the final selection: two winners ex aequo were awarded for 2017.

Jean Michel ALBEROLA

Artist. 

Jérémie BENNEQUIN

Artist.

Christian BOLTANSKI

Artist.

Jean Marc BUSTAMANTE

Director of  the Beaux Arts of Paris.

Laurence DUMAINE CALLE

President of the Bob Calle Association.

Anne MOEGLIN-DELCROIX

Professeur émérite des universités.

Jean Marc PREVOST

Conservator and Director of Carré d’Art-Jean Bousquet, in Nîmes.

Hubert RENARD, Artist.