Picturing the Bookshop July 23, 2009 – Tags: Books and Art, Bookstores
Over 500 images were received.
Above is the winning photo by Josh Robinson. Below is the Viewers’ Choice winner by Manjari Sharma
Hats off to the folks at the Strand for pulling this off. It is a fantastic concept and one that deserves to be pursued and duplicated in cities and towns across the world.
For starters it would create a enduring visual record of an endangered species, the bookshop, while capturing the essence of the life of a bookshop.
Here’s the Gallery of the Finalists
An “Eye on the Strand” exhibition is currently on view at Pratt’s CCPS Gallery