Ania Nałęcka-Milach – born 1977, book designer (alias Tapir Book Design), collaborating with Sputnik Photos collective (www.sputnikphotos.com).
69 and 71 POYi The Best Photography Book Award (first prize, USA 2012, 2014), ParisPhoto / Aperture Foundation Photobook Award Nominee (USA/France 2012, 2013 2014 and 2016), Bratislava Photomonth (Slovakia, 2012, 2014), The New York Photofestival (first prize, USA 2011), Photography Book Now (USA, w 2009 grand prize and in 2011 first prize), Art Books Wanted International Award (Czech Republic 2013) and Photopublication of the Year, Fotofestiwal in Łódź (both first pizes, 2013; honorary mention 2017, Poland).
ISSP in Kuldiga, Latvia, 2014; PHOTOEspana, Madrid, Spain, 2014; FUAM, Istanbul, Turkey, 2015; Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice, Poland, 2016; Fonderia 20.9, Verona, Italy, 2017; D.O.O.R., Rome, Italy, 2017.
Sputnik Photos Mentoring Programme (Warsaw, Poland), National Film School in Łódź (Poland, 2013), Print Control (Warsaw, Poland, 2013), PHOTOEspana (Madrid, Spain, 2014), Self-publish Riga (Latvia, 2014), Fotoistambul (Turkey, 2014), ViennaPhotobookFestival (Austria, 2015), Spine (Stockholm, Sweden, 2015), 6 pt, (Vilnius, Lithuania, 2015), Photobook Bristol (Bristol, UK, 2016), MOCAK (Kraków, Poland, 2017), Krzysztof Kieślowski Faculty of Radio and Television at the Univesity of Silesia (Katowice, Poland, 2017), Xprint (Poznań, Poland, 2017).
with Rafał Milach Sputnik Photos’ exhibition “Stand By” and “Distant Place” and with NOPHOTO publication+exhibition “Mapping the Blind Spots” for PHOTOEspana 2014. With Sputnik Photos – Photo-eye for Best Books of 2012 (best books by Sputnik Photos, USA) and The Curated Bookshelf w FOAM Museum, (Amsterdam, The Netherlands).
Curator of ShowOFF 2015, part of Photomonth in Kraków, working on the book with Yulia Krivich.