An excerpt from Christopher Phillips’s introduction to Site Specific: Photographs by Olivo Barbieri.
Fred Ritchin files a dispatch from Les Rencontres d’Arles.
James Welling remembers fellow photographer Sarah Charlesworth.
Leeza Ahmady and Erin Gleeson survey young Cambodian landscape photographers, via Creative Time Reports.
An essay on Malian photographer Adama Kouyaté, via Creative Time Reports.
Lorenzo Durantini discusses Travess Smalley’s productive yet challenging relationship to photography.
Artist Barney Kulok considers the relationship between photography and architecture
The artists engage the medium’s urge to extract generic meaning from knotty specifics.
Luigi Ghirri’s short written exposé on his sources for inspiration. This essay was included in Aperture’s 2008 volume It’s Beautiful Here, Isn’t It.