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Notes on The Next Great Copyright Act

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Eugene Mopsik provides a dispatch from The Next Great Copyright Act conference at the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology.

summer open

Call for Entries is Now Closed!

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The entry period for the 2014 Aperture Summer Open is now closed. Thanks for entering!

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Erik Kessels on Hans Eijkelboom

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From the PhotoBook Review Issue 005, Erik Kessels celebrates an early work by Hans Eijeklboom.

talks & interviews

Expanding on Kitsch

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Christopher Schreck speaks with Sara Cwynar about her recent exhibit Falt Death at Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery.

foundation news

Touching Strangers Launch at Aperture Gallery

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Images from the private launch of Richard Renaldi’s Touching Strangers photobook and exhibition.

aperture magazine

Songs Left Out of Nan Goldin’s Ballad of Sexual Dependency

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Greil Marcus muses on the Soundtrack to Nan Goldin’s The Ballad of Sexual Dependency.

reviews

The Myth of Vivian Maier

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Madeline Coleman on Finding Vivian Maier, a new documentary opening in U.S. theaters on Friday, March 28.

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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.

aperture magazine

The Collectors: Matt Wolf

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