The Fotobookfestival Kassel is a charitable foundation that has been engaged with the artistic medium  of  the  photobook  and  has  presented  it  in  all  its  facets  since  2008.  It  was  the  first  festival  of  its  kind  dedicated  to  the  photographic  book  and  has  founded  two  novel  book  awards:  The  KASSEL  DUMMY  AWARD  for  the  best  photobook  mock-up  of  the  year  has  awarded  emerging  talents  a  complete  photobook-production since 2010.