Silver award winner of the Benjamin Franklin Award, May 2009, Roosevelt Hotel, New York, May 28.
The awards are given by the Independent Book Publishers Association for the best books as judged by top designers and editors.
Himalayan Portfolios received the silver award in the category large-format/coffee-table-books. See Blog entries, April 24 and June 2. The large gala event took place a day ahead of the opening of Book Expo America.
Hanson presents Himalayan
the Nepalese Ambassador Suresh Chalise
“…. in gratitude to the Nepalese guides who have done so much to make my visits to the Himalayas memorable, With all good wishes, Kenneth Hanson, November 08.”