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Aperture's Melissa Harris speaks with Sebastião Salgado on Genesis, his exhibition at the International Center for Photography.
Aperture's Melissa Harris remembers the life of writer Charles Bowden and his immeasurable contributions to Aperture.
From the Fall 2014 issue of Aperture Magazine, #216, "Fashion", guest-editors Inez & Vinoodh.
A preview of submissions to the 2014 PhotoBook Awards. The call for entries ends September 12, 2014.
Artist Barney Kulok considers the relationship between photography and architecture
Check out the sights from Paris Photo Los Angeles, both at Paramount Pictures Studios and throughout Los Angeles!
Click here to learn the names of the six portfolio prize finalists. The winner will be announced in June 2013.
“I wanted to discover, through the use of images and objects, a way to translate my original experience of these European sites.”
The artists engage the medium’s urge to extract generic meaning from knotty specifics.
The second annual awards will be launch in May 2013. Stay tuned!
The show is now on view at Centro de Extensión, Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago.
Tampering with photographs is common practice for artists today; this exhibition demonstrated that the strategy is even more relevant for Middle Eastern photographers.
The Turkish photographer wins with a documentary series focused on the ongoing impact of Syria’s civil war.
These Cold War objects exerted major influence on the culture of their day. It’s not just coincidence that they happen to look like art.
You may have to develop your own technology for your images. I’m not much interested in “straight” photography anymore.
The moment when still cameras began to include decent video options not only democratized filmmaking, but also marks the history of still images.
A cocktail reception celebrating Matthew Pillsbury’s forthcoming monograph, City Stages.
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