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At the Top of the World: Photography Today (Video)

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Kira Pollack in conversation with Jonathan D. Woods at Aperture Gallery.

reviews

Changing Paris

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Mary Panzer reviews the Charles Marville exhibition, on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art until May 4, 2014.

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The Collectors: Matt Wolf

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212MAG441_greenroof_600

Matt Wolf’s newest documentary Teenage is on tour now, showing in theatres across the United States.

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The Photobook Awards 2013 Summer Exhibition Schedule

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Untitled-11

Here’s where The PhotoBook Awards exhibition is headed in Summer/Fall 2014.

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Matthew Pillsbury: City Stages

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An interview with Matthew Pillsbury on the occasion of his City Stages monograph and exhibition.

talks & interviews

Matthew Pillsbury: City Stages

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Spectrum of Life, Museum of Natural History, New York, 2004

Matthew Pillsbury discusses City Stages during an artist talk at Aperture Gallery.

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Robert Heinecken: Paraphotographer

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Arthur Ou speaks with Eva Respini, curator of Robert Heinecken: Object Matter, about this restless artist’s pioneering work.

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Toward A New Documentary Expression

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Tunesia, Ras Adjir.

From “Documentary, Expanded”, Stephen Mayes reflects on documentary photography’s radically shifting terrain.

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Live Stream: Bearing Witness, hosted by SFMOMA

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live_stream_slide_bearingwitness_01_600

SFMOMA to live stream Bearing Witness symposium this Sunday, March 16, 2014.

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Subversive Desires

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9-kleine-sonne_600

Isabel Stevens on Whitechapel Gallery’s retrospective exhibition of Dadaist artist Hannah Höch, on view through March 23, 2014.

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Watching the World

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From “Documentary, Expanded”, Lev Manovich discusses the emerging field of social-media visualization.

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Basetrack: Conversation with Teru Kuwayama

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214MAG807_Basetrack

For “Documentary, Expanded”, Teru Kuwayama discusses Basetrack, Afghanistan, and the advantages of social media reporting.

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Photography, Expanded: Conversation with Chris Boot

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meiselas31

Susan Meiselas discusses how documentary photographers can respond to a transformed media environment.