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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.
A conversation about photography’s interactions with the world of architecture with Barney Kulok and Joel Smith.
South Street Seaport Museum invites submissions of new works in street photography.
A sixtieth anniversary celebration and reading room launches at Aperture Gallery.
Martin Parr talks about his lifetime photographing at the beach, and how it has culminated in his latest book, Life’s a Beach.
The Google Street View photographer speaks on his reinterpretation of American street photography.
Rare and amazing images from the American West, in a series of National Geographic exhibitions.
The first complete east coast exhibition of “A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters.”
In this video, photographer Barney Kulok offers a look at the process of building his latest monograph.
The LA photographer opens a show of large-scale color photo collages and black & white images.
The Photography Changes Everything author speaks at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center.
A collection of classic Aperture magazine covers, looking at the magazine’s conception and evolution as a forum for photography.
A selection of classic covers from Aperture magazine’s archive.
A behind-the-scenes look the 2012 PhotoBook Awards shortlist jurying.
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