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Rupture, Reconnection: The Photography of Eikoh Hosoe (Video)

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A panel discussion on the career and influence of Japanese Photographer Eikoh Hosoe.

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Robert Cumming in Conversation with Sarah Bay Williams (Video)

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Robert Cumming speaks with Sarah Bay Williams on the subject of humor, absurdity, and perpetual play in his 1970′s photography.

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Recap: Workshop with Richard Renaldi

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Richard Renaldi led an energetic workshop at Aperture on October 5 and 6 called Strangers in New York: Photographing People.

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1/1 Preview: Todd Hido, Study for Excerpts from Silver Meadows

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Hido-Todd-DETAIL-2

Schuyler Duffy and Sarah McNear on the photograph Study for Excerpts from Silver Meadows by Todd Hido.

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What Do You See?

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Melissa Harris speaks with artist Sophie Calle about her most recent projects Last Seen, and What Do You See?

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1/1 Preview: Lesley A. Martin on Mickalene Thomas

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Publisher of books Lesley A. Martin on the photograph Liz and Chair with Zebra, 2013 by Mickalene Thomas.

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1/1 Preview: Denise Wolff on Aperture’s Instagram Silent Auction

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Senior books editor Denise Wolff on selections from this years Aperture Instagram Silent Auction.

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1/1 Preview: Annette Booth on Rinko Kawauchi

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Annette Booth on Rinko Kawauchi’s photograph Untitled, 2013, available as part of the Aperture Instagram Silent Auction.

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Storms Launch Party with Photographer Mitch Dobrowner

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2013_10_03_Mitch_Dobrowner's_Book_Storms_Launch_Party_Final_Selects_Web_Format_013

Aperture Foundation hosts launch party for photographer Mitch Dobrowner’s latest photobook, Storms.

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Site Specific: Olivo Barbieri in Conversation with Christopher Phillips (Video)

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Photographer Olivo Barbieri speaks about his latest photobook, Site Specific.

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Music I’ve Seen

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Shuffle (detail), 2007. From a deck of seventy-five offset printed cards. ©Christian Marclay; courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, and Paula Cooper Gallery, New York

Christian Marclay speaks with poet Frances Richard about his snapshots of found musical notations, repurposed and then literally played by musicians.

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Recap: Workshop with Todd Hido

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Todd Hido’s Sources and Influences workshop was held at Aperture Foundation, September 21–22, 2013.

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Announcing the Paris Photo—Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Final Jury

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New-Project-6

Paris Photo and Aperture announce the final jury for the PhotoBook Awards 2013.