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Philip Gefter speaks with Museum of Modern Art’s new chief curator of photography, Quentin Bajac.
Brian Dillon considers the diverse, eccentric collection of photography at London’s Archive of Modern Conflict.
In memory of painter and photographer Saul Leiter, Aperture republishes Eric Banks’s article about his visit with Leiter in his East Village studio.
Isabel Stevens reviews Still: American Silent Motion Picture Photography, David S. Shields’s survey of American photography from cinema’s silent era.
A quick recap, with images, of Aperture’s recent workshop with photographer Shelby Lee Adams.
On the occasion of a traveling exhibition, Diana Stoll meditates on Man Ray’s portraits.
On the occasion of the forthcoming paperback edition, Lyle Rexer discusses The Edge of Vision four years later.
Highlighting a new selection of latest arrivals in the First PhotoBook category.
Sarah James ponders the Mass Observation project, now surveyed at Photographers’ Gallery in London.
From Aperture #206, Sylvia Plachy’s intimate visit with one of the celebrated denizens of New York’s Central Park Zoo, who passed this week at age twenty-seven.
From Aperture #212: Ian Jeffrey on Thomas Mailender’s use of the 1930s-era photographs published as The Night Climbers of Cambridge.
Aperture remembers Juan Garcia de Oteyza, director of Aperture Foundation from 2008 to 2010.
From Aperture #212: Aveek Sen on Italo Calvino’s “The Adventure of a Photographer.”
Prajna Desai reviews the Abelardo Morell retrospective now on view at the Art Institute of Chicago.
The Editors introduce Aperture #212 (Fall 2013), which is organized around the theme of “Playtime.”
Highlighting a selection of the latest arrivals in the PhotoBook of the Year category.
Joanna Fiduccia considers the uses of aerial photography in her review of Jeanne Haffner’s The View from Above.
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