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Joe Purdy Visits Aperture (Video)

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Musician Joe Purdy fills us in on his recent trip with Alec Soth, Billy Bragg, and Isaac Gale, and where they’re headed next.

The 2014 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Exhibitions

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A look at the 2014 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Short List exhibitions, from New York to Tokyo.

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Gordon Parks “Back to Fort Scott” Opens at MFA Boston

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04. Untitled, St. Louis, Missouri

A new exhibition at the MFA, Boston, sheds light on a forgotten photo essay by Gordon Parks from 1950.

Aperture Magazine Live at the National Arts Club: the Lit Issue

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Lit_Panel_featured

Aperture magazine hosted a night of photography and literature at the National Arts Club.

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Walker Evans & the Written Word
by David Campany

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David Campany on the writers that informed the work of Walker Evans.

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Genevieve Allison on Martin Schoeller at Hasted Kraeutler

©Martin Schoeller, Cesar Millan with his Dogs; South Central Los Angeles, CA , 2006. Courtesy of Martin Schoeller/AUGUST
©Martin Schoeller, Cesar Millan with his Dogs; South Central Los Angeles, CA , 2006. Courtesy of Martin Schoeller/AUGUST

A new exhibition at Hasted Kraeutler in New York features the portrait photography of Martin Schoeller.

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Isabel Stevens on Chris Marker’s “Petite Planète”

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An online-only story for Aperture magazine #217, Winter 2014, “Lit,” on Chris Marker’s travel book series.

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Larry Sultan “Here and Home” at LACMA

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The late, influential California photographer Larry Sultan has his first retrospective, “Here and Home,” at LACMA.

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Words vs. Images

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Contemporary fiction writers speak on the role of photography and the image in their writing process.

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Prajna Desai: “Constructing Worlds” at Barbican Art Gallery

Thomas Struth installation images, Barbican Art Gallery © Chris Jackson / Getty Images
Thomas Struth installation images, Barbican Art Gallery © Chris Jackson / Getty Images

A review of “Constructing Worlds” at Barbican Art Gallery.

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When to Hold ’Em and When to Fold ’Em
A Conversation with Alec Soth

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Lesley A. Martin touches base with Alec Soth for issue 007 of The PhotoBook Review.

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The Future of Photography

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A look behind our Work Scholar program. Support the next generation at Aperture, with a gift.

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Duane Michals at the Carnegie Museum

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Duane Michals’s innovative portraits and narrative photography get a presentation at the Carnegie Museum of Art.