Michael Itkoff

Daylight Books / Fabl / Cofounder

Michael Itkoff is an artist and Cofounder of Daylight Books, a non-profit organization dedicated to publishing art and photography books.  For over a decade, Daylight has been dedicated to publishing art and photography via its print and digital publishing programs. By exploring the documentary mode along with the more conceptual concerns of fine-art, Daylight’s uniquely collectible publications work to revitalize the relationship between art, photography, and the world-at-large.

Michael has been deeply involved in the publishing industry in both print and digital media and he has written for the NYTimes Lens blog, Art Asia Pacific, Nueva Luz, Conscientious blog and the Forward. Before starting Daylight, Michael interned at the Annie Leibovitz Studio and Aperture Foundation among others, and worked at Rizzoli International Publications.  His monograph, ‘Street Portraits’, was published by Charta Editions in 2009.

Current Jury

Hugh Merrell

Hugh Merrell Merrell Publishers

Roy Flukinger

Roy Flukinger Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin

Gordon Undy

Gordon Undy Pointlight Gallery

Steven Brown

Steven Brown History of American Civilization, Harvard University

Tina Schelhorn

Tina Schelhorn Galerie Lichtblick

Past Jury

Tatiana Kurtanova

Tatiana Kurtanova FotoLoft

Patrick Kahn

Patrick Kahn Snap Gallery / Snap Photo Festival

Elizabeth Poje

Elizabeth Pojé Elizabeth Pojé + associates