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Whether investigations originate in the nineteenth, twentieth, or twenty-first century, the desire to lay bare the unknown is perpetual.
Lisa Oppenheim teases apart the individual steps of picture-making, wringing from the medium’s technical apparatus a surprisingly broad range of meanings.
Photographer Anne Hardy speaks about her new exhibition of photographs and sculptures at Maureen Paley, London.
In this interview, photojournalist Michael Kamber discusses his new book Photojournalists on War: The Untold Stories from Iraq.
Taryn Simon presents and discusses her work, including A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters, I – XVIII.
Exploring the under-charted history of Latin American photography.
Photos from two of the most exciting European photography fairs, Paris Photo and Offprint Paris.
From Aperture 198: Anders Petersen and JH Engström discuss the work that would become Petersen’s City Diary.
A new photobook by Barney Kulok now available in our online store.
We are pleased to announce the winners of 2012 PhotoBook Award prizes.
Highlighting the ten titles shortlisted for the PhotoBook of the Year Award.
Highlighting the ten titles shortlisted for the Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook of the Year Award 2012.
Concresco – David Galjaard – Winner – Paris Photo—Aperture Foundation First PhotoBook Award
City Diary – Anders Petersen – Winner – Paris Photo—Aperture Foundation PhotoBook of the Year Award
Highlighting the thirty shortlisted titles for the Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards.
Highlighting some of the thirty shortlisted titles for the Paris Photo—Aperture Foundation Photobook Awards.
From Aperture 209: Tim Davis considers the photographic history of American housing.
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