Posts from the ‘Exhibition’ Category

Shannon: New Work by the 2013 Graduates of the Yale University School of Art Photography Program

  Opening Reception: Thursday, July 18, 6:00–8:00pm Shannon is presented by the 2013 MFA Graduates of the Yale School of Art Photography Program: Marzena Abrahamik, Endia Beal, Elizabeth Bick, Johanna Case-Hofemeister, Tommy Kha, Michael Marcelle, Sophie Ruspoli, Justin Schmitz, Sadie Wechsler, and Rick Yribe. Aperture Foundation is pleased to host this group exhibition as part of its commitment to emerging photographers. This is the graduates’ collective artist statement: Shannon is a collective consciousness, muse, and unifier between artists who have profoundly impacted one another. Shannon is a creation by ten classmates, recent graduates of the Yale MFA Photography program, as a…

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Jason Evans: Monkey Face: Pictures for looking at, drawing for photography

Jason Evans’s photographs circulate in many worlds, from fashion magazines and websites to record covers and museums, and he’s often interested in subverting the conventions of the genres and venues in which he works. Such is the case with this portfolio of seventeen images, which is the first such series Evans has created for photography collectors.

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Martin Parr: Life’s a Beach

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Installation shot at Aperture Gallery, New York (credit: Photo315).
Installation shot at Aperture Gallery, New York (credit: Photo315).

In conjunction with the May release of the beach-bag-size edition of Life’s a Beach, Aperture is pleased to present an exhibition featuring the best selections from Martin Parr’s beach photography. Parr has been photographing beaches for thirty years, documenting all aspects of them, including close-ups of sunbathers, rambunctious swimmers caught mid-plunge, and the eternal sandy picnic underway.

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101 Tragedies of Enrique Metinides

Installation shot at Aperture Gallery, New York
Installation shot at Aperture Gallery, New York

101 Tragedies of Enrique Metinides is Enrique Metinides’s choice of the key images from over fifty years of photographing crime scenes and accidents in Mexico for local newspapers and the nota roja crime press.

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Photography

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WilliamEggleston_x-pro_2012courtesyofartist_b

Photography presents the work of William Eggleston, Nan Goldin, Ryan McGinley, Martin Parr, Terry Richardson, and Stephen Shore, six of the most important image-makers working today.

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The Latin American Photobook

Installation shot at Aperture Gallery, New York
Installation shot at Aperture Gallery, New York

The Latin American Photobook, featuring a selection of volumes from the 1920s to the present, provides revelatory perspectives on the under-charted history of Latin American photography.

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The Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Shortlist

PhotoBookMosaic
PhotoBookMosaic

The thirty outstanding photobooks shortlisted for the Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2012 were announced in September, 2012, with the release of The PhotoBook Review 003, Aperture’s biannual publication dedicated to the consideration of the photobook. The shortlist is also available at Paris Photo’s web site at www.parisphoto.com.

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Aperture Remix

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2013_05_01_ApertureRemixExhibitionVideo

On the occasion of Aperture’s sixtieth anniversary in 2012, a select group of contemporary photographers were invited to choose an Aperture publication that has been influential in forming their work, and to pay it artistic homage.

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Sarah Palmer: As a Real House

The Bomb (Also) Is a Flower, from the series As a Real House by Sarah Palmer
The Bomb (Also) Is a Flower, from the series As a Real House by Sarah Palmer

2011 Aperture Portfolio Prize Winner Sarah Palmer’s series As a Real House is rife with partially submerged tripwires that unsettle the usual process of reading a photograph.

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