Posts from the ‘Essays’ Category

On Travess Smalley’s Capture Physical Presence

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Lorenzo Durantini discusses Travess Smalley’s productive yet challenging relationship to photography.

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Reflections On the Concrete Mirror

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Artist Barney Kulok considers the relationship between photography and architecture

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Luigi Ghirri: Kodachrome

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Luigi Ghirri’s short written exposé on his sources for inspiration. This essay was included in Aperture’s 2008 volume It’s Beautiful Here, Isn’t It.

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Swiping at Pictures

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Curator Christopher Y. Lew discusses our changing relationship to technology and to the Internet.

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Lingua Photographica

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Brooklyn-based writer and curator Gene McHugh dissects photography’s role within the real world and the virtual world.

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At Home with the Fotohof

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Writer and curator Amanda Hopkinson guides us through the pioneering reinvention of the Fotohof photography gallery which opened in Salzburg, Austria, February 2012.

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From Aperture 209: Tim Davis considers the photographic history of American housing.

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