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talks & interviews

Interview with Lorna Simpson

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Sabine Mirlesse interviews Lorna Simpson on the occasion of the artist’s survey exhibition at Jeu de Paume, Paris.

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Interview with Karol Hordziej, Art Director of Krakow Photomonth

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Krakow_FEATURED

Andrea Hill interviews Karol Hordziej about Krakow Photomonth 2013 and the future of photography festivals.

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Interview with Anne Hardy

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Hardy_01_Notations_FEATURED

Photographer Anne Hardy speaks about her new exhibition of photographs and sculptures at Maureen Paley, London.

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Interview with Michael Kamber

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Injured Soldiers in Iraq

In this interview, photojournalist Michael Kamber discusses his new book Photojournalists on War: The Untold Stories from Iraq.

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Interview with Sara VanDerBeek

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“I wanted to discover, through the use of images and objects, a way to translate my original experience of these European sites.”

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Interview with Greg Allen

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2013_05_01_InterviewWithGregAllen

These Cold War objects exerted major influence on the culture of their day. It’s not just coincidence that they happen to look like art.

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Thomas Ruff: Photograms for the New Age

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2013_04_30_ThomasRuff_PhotogramsfortheNewAge

You may have to develop your own technology for your images. I’m not much interested in “straight” photography anymore.

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Interview with Owen Kydd

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2013_05_01_InterviewWithOwensKydd

The moment when still cameras began to include decent video options not only democratized filmmaking, but also marks the history of still images.

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The Edge of Vision Interview Series: Bill Armstrong

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Bill Armstrong discusses his work Mandala #450 within the context his Infinity series of abstract, blurred images.