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TBW Books is an independent photography book publishing company founded in Oakland in 2006 by Paul Schiek. In 2023, TBW Books began its sister company Workshop de Allende in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. In 2024, we proudly began a partnership with the Miner Anderson Foundation, who shares our vision of publishing the works of underrepresented artists.
TBW Books acknowledges that it occupies the unceded land of the Lisjan Ohlone people, also known as Oakland.



The Staff: 

Paul Schiek, Founder and Creative Director

Claire Cichy, Director

Molly D'Arcy, Press & Social Media

Cat Symens-Bucher, Director of Book Fairs

Caleb Knopp, Warehouse rat & shipper

Molly McDonald, Accounting Manager



Wholesale inquiries: claire@tbwbooks.com 

Press inquiries: molly@tbwbooks.com

Questions about your order: info@tbwbooks.com

Book Fairs: cat@tbwbooks.com