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magazine 2013

Nine Years, A Million Conceptual Miles – By Charlotte Cotton

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COTTON_VanDerBeek 10

Charlotte Cotton discusses a wave of photographic innovation.

foundation news

Official Rules: Aperture Magazine Instagram Competition

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OfficialRules-ApertureMagazine

A list of official rules for the Aperture relaunch competition. No purchase necessary.

foundation news

Aperture Magazine Instagram Competition

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2013_05_01_AperutreMagazineInstagramCompetition

Love the new Aperture magazine? Show us by sending us your pictures with the new issue—and win a prize.

foundation news

Aperture’s 2013 Traveling Exhibitions

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MG_2410

Six traveling exhibitions to follow this Spring 2013.

foundation news

Aperture at New York Fashion Week

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2013_05_01_ApertureatNewYorkFashionWeek

Aperture magazine visited the tents at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week for last Saturday’s presentation of the Rafael Cennamo Fall 2013 collection.

foundation news

JH Engström Photography Workshop

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Smedsby

A year-long distance-learning workshop coordinated by JH Engström and photographer Margot Wallard.

foundation news

Alternative Realities at El Museo del Barrio

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© Miguel Rio Branco, Feather and Dog, 1983

An exhibition of photography and video at El Museo del Barrio in New York.

talks & interviews

On Process and Color

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2013_05_01_OnProcessndColor

Aperture speaks with the curator and a participating artist in Color Shift, a show that explores and revisits modernism’s reductive approach to medium, material, and color.

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A2/SW/HK: On Press

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2013_05_01_A2SWHK-onPress

Scott Williams and Henrik Kubel document their time on press in Germany with Aperture magazine’s Spring 2013 issue.

foundation news

James Welling: Monograph

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2013_05_01_JamesWellingMonograph

Two short excerpts from MoMA curator Eva Respini’s conversation with photographer James Welling in the artist’s new Aperture book.

talks & interviews

Interview with Laura Letinsky

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2013_05_02_InterviewWithLaura

An interview with photographer Laura Letinsky, who has explored the expressive possibilities of still-life photography for fifteen years.

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INTERVIEW: Scott Williams of A2/SW/HK

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2013_05_01_InterviewScottWilliamsA2SWHK

Interview with a founder of the London-based graphic design studio responsible for Aperture magazine’s dramatic redesign.

reviews

Dayanita Singh: File Museum

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2013_05_01_DayanitaSingleFileMuseum

Isabel Stevens reviews Dayanita Singh: File Museum, an exhibition of a new work at Frith Street Gallery, London.