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talks & interviews

Collecting the Japanese Photobook

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CollectingJapanesePhotobook

Ivan Vartanian spoke to Ryuichi Kaneko about how he became one of the first and most enduring champions of the Japanese photobook.

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Zanele Muholi’s Faces & Phases

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A conversation with the Johannesburg-based photographer about photography and activism, her latest series, Black Beauties, and her influences.

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Lucas Foglia on “Human-Altered Landscapes”

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LucasFoglia_FRONTCOUNTRY_59

Lucas Foglia on photographing the transformation of the American west.

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Doug DuBois on Kickstarting My Last Day at Seventeen

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This month Aperture launched a Kickstarter campaign to ensure the publication of My Last Day at Seventeen by Doug DuBois.

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Inside the Spring Party with Penelope Umbrico

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UMBRICO REAL

For the first-ever Spring Party, Aperture teams up with Penelope Umbrico to offer prints from her Moving Mountains series.

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Q&A: Peter Barberie on Paul Strand

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Aperture spoke to the Philadelphia Museum of Art about the work of Paul Strand, the subject of retrospective traveling to the Fotomuseum Winterthur on March 7.

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War photographers and reporters on “Telling Afghanistan”

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At the Brooklyn Brewery, a group of photographers and reporters explored why they report on war.

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Bernard Plossu on Movies and Mexico

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Fresson Color

An interview with the Jack Kerouac of photography in France, Bernard Plossu.

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Revisiting the Sequence:
Minor White at the Getty Center

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A conversation with Paul Martineau, curator of Minor White: Manifestations of the Spirit at the J. Paul Getty Center, Los Angeles