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The story of Hercule Florence, who invented an early form of photography in Brazil while studying the Amazon's birdsong.
Ellie Armon Azoulay on the Henri Cartier-Bresson retrospective at the Centre Pompidou.
Jacob King considers Chinese artist Ai WeiWei's Brooklyn Museum show and his photographic practice, ranging from his work in the '80s to his current Instagram presence.
Diana C. Stoll on Remote Sites of War at Western Carolina University’s Fine Art Museum.
Photographer Olivo Barbieri speaks about his latest photobook, Site Specific.
Christian Marclay speaks with poet Frances Richard about his snapshots of found musical notations, repurposed and then literally played by musicians.
Todd Hido’s Sources and Influences workshop was held at Aperture Foundation, September 21–22, 2013.
Paris Photo and Aperture announce the final jury for the PhotoBook Awards 2013.
Paula Kupfer speaks with photographer Paolo Woods about his new work from Haiti, currently on view at the Musée de l’Elysée in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Alec Soth speaks on the current state of the photobook at New York Art Book Fair 2013 at MoMA PS1.
Over the weekend of September 14 and 15, workshop students spent a rare eight hours with the Japanese artist, Rinko Kawauchi.
The thirty books shortlisted for the 2013 awards were announced Sept. 20 in New York.
A timeline of collaboration curated by Ariella Azoulay, Wendy Ewald, and Susan Meiselas.
The 2013 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards is now closed for entries.
Visit Aperture at EXPO CHICAGO, where we will present selections from the limited-edition print program and newly published books.
Lesley A. Martin discusses selections from the PhotoBook Awards submission pool, and the details that compel a juror to take a closer look.
An excerpt from Christopher Phillips’s introduction to Site Specific: Photographs by Olivo Barbieri.
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