Space Studios, EAST LONDON
Friday 7th & Saturday 8th June 2019


Johanna Neurath

Book Publishing – Thames & Hudson

Johanna Neurath – Book Publishing,Thames & Hudson

A bibliophile and image junkie, Johanna has worked in art, design, photography and illustrated non-fiction book publishing for more than 30 years as a picture editor, award-winning book and jacket designer, Art Director and Commissioning Editor.

Currently Design Director at Thames & Hudson, she’s also Commissioning Editor and/or Creative Director on new photo books by Tim Walker, the V&A Museum and Magnum Photos. Recently published titles include Photographers Sketchbooks by Stephen McLaren and Made in Dublin by Eamonn Doyle.
She can be most helpful providing advice about international book publishing or with a design eye helping photographers in editing and sequencing work for portfolios/book projects.

When not making books (or helping others to do the same) she is an active member of the photography community; a portfolio reviewer at various international photography festivals including Arles Rencontres, Fotofest Houston and Fotografiska’s Stockholm Photography week. 

For Photofusion Gallery, London, she devised and led the practical workshop “Editing, Sequencing and Bookmaking for Photographers”. She has been a judge for the D&AD Next Photographer Awards, the BJP International Photography Awards and this year is the President of the Jury for the D&AD Awards for Book Design. She is a member of the World Photography Academy and was one of the honorary jury for the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards. 
In 2015 Hoxton Mini-Press published “Columbia Road” the results of her own Sunday Street Photography, in their East London Photography book series.