THE SWAMP : AUTHOR'S BOOK

In 2016 Borges wan the British First Book Award with her full authorial (works, poems, text and graphic design) and first book: THE SWAMP

The award announcement and official launching by Mack happened at PhotoLondon 2016, together with a solo show of the artist. With an edition of 1.000, the book got officially sold out a few months after.

Along the year The Swamp was again chosen as one of the best books of the year by LensCulture, ZUM Magazine and PhotoBristol Photography Festival and received numerous spontaneous reviews from institutions and specialized magazines, such as:

American Suburb X (London, UK)
ZUM – Magazine of Contemporary Photography (São Paulo, BR)
LensCulture – Contemporary Photography (California, US)
Photography Museum of Humanity (Buenos Aires, ARG)
Studio International (London, UK)
Complot Magazine (Miami, USA)
1000 Words – Contemporary Photography (London, UK)

see further below selected excerpts and links for full texts.

https://vimeo.com/169232234

http://www.firstbookaward.com/

http://www.mackbooks.co.uk/books/1134-The-Swamp.html

And received reviews from :
American Suburb X (London, UK)
ZUM – revista de fotografia (São Paulo, BR)
Photography Museum of Humanity (Buenos Aires, ARG)
Studio International (London, UK)
Complot Magazine (Miami, USA)

http://www.americansuburbx.com/2016/07/sophia-borges-the-indignity-of-classifying-marks.html

http://www.1000wordsmag.com/sofia-borges/

http://www.studiointernational.com/index.php/sofia-borges-interview

https://phmuseum.com/news/images-do-not-exist

http://revistazum.com.br/livros/sofia-borges-premio-mack/