Inside Summer Open Selections

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A sneak peak at the selections for the Summer Open, opening at Aperture Gallery on July 16.

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LaToya Ruby Frazier: Selected Works

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                    Opening Reception: Thursday, May 14, 6:00–8:00 p.m. In Aperture Gallery’s Bookstore In celebration of LaToya Ruby Frazier’s first book, The Notion of Family (Aperture, 2014), and in honor of her recently received Infinity Award for Publication (presented by the International Center of Photography), Aperture Foundation presents a selection of photographs and videos related to the publication and to Frazier’s ongoing work. With her work in both photography and video, Frazier offers an incisive exploration of the legacy of racism and economic decline in America’s small towns, as embodied by her…

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Playground, photographs by James Mollison

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                                                                                                                                Opening reception: Thursday, April 16, 6:00–8:00 p.m. Talk and book signing: Saturday, April 18, 2:00 p.m. In conjunction with the publication of the book Playground, featuring photographs by James Mollison, Aperture Foundation presents an exhibition of…

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2015 Aperture Summer Open: Black Mirror

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                                                                                                                      Opening Reception: Thursday, July 16, 6:30–8:00 p.m. For this year’s Summer Open, Aperture’s annual open-call exhibition, we asked photographers to consider the ways in which our current reality might echo outlandish narratives of science fiction. The title Black Mirror is borrowed from the 2011 British…

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The Chinese Photobook

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                                                                                                                              Opening reception: Wednesday, February 11, 7:00–8:30 p.m. Tour with Ruben Lundgren: Saturday, February 14, 2:00–2:30 p.m. China has a fascinating history of photobook publishing, and The Chinese Photobook will reveal for the first time the richness and…

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A Look Inside The Chinese Photobook

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The new exhibition at Aperture gallery explores the history of the Chinese photobook in the twentieth century.

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The Photographer’s Playspace

                                                                                                                              Curated by Christopher McCall of Pier 24 Photography Opening Reception: Wednesday, November 19, 7:00–8:30 p.m. The Photographer’s Playspace features twenty photographers who have created new works in response to assignments from the Aperture book The Photographer’s Playbook: 307…

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The New York Times Magazine Photographs

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                                                                                                                            Curated by Kathy Ryan and Lesley A. Martin Opening Reception: Wednesday, September 17, 7:00–8:30 p.m. For over thirty years, the weekly New York Times Magazine has shaped the possibilities of magazine photography through its commissioning and publishing of…

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Paul Strand, Hazel Strand

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                                                  In Aperture Gallery’s Board Room To coincide with the retrospective exhibition Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography (October 21, 2014–January 4, 2015) at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Aperture presents Paul Strand, Hazel Strand. For this exhibition, Anthony Montoya, former longtime director of the Paul Strand Archive, has selected over fifty works by both photographers. The photographs are a reflection of the couple’s relationship, taken during their travels to France, Italy, Egypt, Morocco, Ghana, and Scotland. For each of these sojourns, Hazel began by…

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