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Congratulations to Lucy Helton, Class of 2014

Congratulations go out to Lucy Helton, Class of 2014, her photobook Transmission made the shortlist for the Paris Photo - Aperture Foundation's First Photobook of the Year Award to be announced at Paris Photo in November 2015. All shortlisted titles will be featured in the forthcoming issue of The PhotoBook Review and exhibited at Paris Photo, November 12-15, 2015. The winners of each category will be announced at the fair on November 13, 2015.

Lucy joins colleagues Daniel Reuter, Class of 2013 and Bryan Schutmaat, Class of 2012; each previously made the shortlist in 2013. All three books Daniel Reuter's History of the Visit and Bryan Schutmaat's Grays the Mountain Sends  and Lucy Helton’s Transmission were completed during their MFA candidacy in the international limited-residency MFA in Photography at the Hartford Art School, University of Hartford as a part of their MFA requirements.

Click here to view the full list of artists/books shortlisted and here to visit Aperture's site and learn more about this prestigious award