Michael Itkoff

Co-Founder, Daylight Books

Michael Itkoff is an artist and Cofounder of both Fabl and 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. Michael received his BA from Sarah Lawrence College and his MFA from ICP/Bard College.

Itkoff is interested in viewing and discussing bodies of work developed around a critical engagement with the medium of photography and its ability to reflect upon the world at large. Currently Daylight is seeking well-rounded portfolios to develop into book-length monographs, multimedia features or digital editions.

 

 

Reviewing Thursday, September 21 and Saturday, September 23 – Sunday, September 24