Letters from Sally Mann to Melissa Harris, editor-in-chief of Aperture Foundation, about her portraits and her process, originally published as an interview in Aperture #138.
In an excerpt from Mary Ellen Mark on the Portrait and the Moment, the photographer reflects on her favorite portraits and how her now-recognizable images came to be.
In this excerpt from Brush Fires in the Social Landscape, Lynne Tillman reflects on the work and life of David Wojnarowicz
Writer and curator Kevin Moore on Aperture‘s founding editor Minor White’s convoluted relationship with photography and sexuality.
A social media analyst working in private intelligence considers the Islamic State’s use of photography.
Vicki Goldberg assesses the contemporary work of Vadim Guschchin and Nikolai Kulebyakin.
An excerpt from the Center for the Study of the Drone’s newly released Drone Primer.
Vicki Goldberg considers the work of Ukrainian collective Shilo-Group.
Vicki Goldberg reports back from a 2013 trip to Russia, about an exhibition of Soviet propaganda.