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Americans Parade

A project in London, UK by George Georgiou

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A parade of Americans. One after the other, from one community to the next, building up a picture of Americans across the United States
Backers: 212
Average Pledge Per Backer: £98

Funded: £20,723 of £15,000
Dates: Sep 7th -> Oct 5th (29 days)
Project By: George Georgiou
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Last 12 Hours

October 5th - via:
As I enter the last 12 hours of this kickstarter I really have to thank you all again for your generosity and faith in supporting the book. It has been quite a ride, fluctuating between anxiety and doubt in the beginning, to relief and delight as the... (Read More)

GOAL REACHED, so happy

September 26th - via:
WOW, thank you everyone for your fantastic support and interest in the project. I am very happy to announce that with your generous support, yesterday we hit the kickstarter goal. I am extremely grateful to you all for making this happen. It's been a... (Read More)

Americans Parade shortlisted for the Paris Photo - Aperture Photobook Prize, Photo book of the year

September 23rd - via:
I have exciting news. Americans Parade has been shortlisted for the Paris Photo - Aperture Photobook Prize, for Photo book of the year. I am grateful to Ufuk Sahin at Mas for preparing 2 advanced copies of the book so that I could make the... (Read More)

Washington Post

September 18th - via:
Americans Parade featured in the Washington Post insight section today. The Kickstarter is at 57%, please keep spreading the word GG  (Read More)

In the company of strangers: A portrait of Americans as they come together on U.S. streets

September 18th - via:
Photographer George Georgiou show Americans as they stand on the side of roads across the country, coming together to watch street parades. (Read More)

The New York Times magazine

September 15th - via:
Cranberry festival parade, Warrens, Wisconsin The New York Times Magazine were very generous in supporting me make this work.  They recognised that I was making a portrait of the US at a time of great division and political polarisation. This is... (Read More)

Feature on Americans Parade in the British Journal of Photography online.

September 13th - via:
Thank you all for backing the book early, I still have some way to go but feeling confident I will get there. The  British Journal of Photography featured Americans Parade in their May issue and have kindly put the interview and feature online. You... (Read More)

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