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foundation news

Aperture Wins Lucie Award for Book Publisher of the Year for Tiny: Streetwise Revisited

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SWM_3sFeatured

On October 27, Aperture received the Lucie Award for book publisher of the year (classic) for Tiny: Streetwise Revisited.

talks & interviews

Exhibition: Paul Graham on The Whiteness of the Whale at Pier 24 Photography

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14_Graham_Install

San Francisco’s Pier 24 Photography recently opened Paul Graham’s exhibition The Whiteness of the Whale, the venue’s first-ever presentation of a single artist.

aperture beat

August Sander: Prints for the Aperture Monograph, Printed by His Son Gunther Sander

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DSC_3869

Aperture magazine’s managing editor, Brendan Wattenberg, on an exhibition of August Sander prints made by his son, Gunther.

featured

7 Exhibitions to See in October

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gm_31919201

Seven photography exhibitions to see this month in New York and Los Angeles.

foundation news

Issue 18 of the Aperture Photography App is Now Available

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2015_08_13_ApertureApp_Issue18

The new issue of the Aperture Photography App is now available to download on your iOS device. Every issue of the Aperture Photography App is free on iTunes.

reviews

Wolfgang Tillmans at David Zwirner

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feat image WTil-VIEW-19 (1)

A review of PCR, Wolfgang Tillmans’ first exhibition with David Zwirner Gallery, by Gabriel H. Sanchez.

essays

The Lives of Others

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Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa considers photobooks and representations of Africa.

remembrance

Hilla Becher (1934–2015)

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BHB-Self-Portrait-1985

Brian Wallis remembers the work and life Hilla Becher.

aperture beat

Richard Misrach on Border Cantos

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Misrach_BorderCantos-6488

In early 2016, Aperture will release the latest addition to Richard Misrach’s ongoing Desert Cantos series: an examination of the U.S.–Mexico border.

flashback

The Dark Landscapes of Don McCullin

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From the Summer 2009 issue of Aperture magazine, Don McCullin speaks about his experience documenting war and conflict with Fred Ritchin.

aperture magazine

On Venice ’79

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220MAG333_Redux_Venice-HR.4967

From Redux, Aperture magazine’s regular column on rediscovered books and writings, we look at the catalogue that accompanied a one-time, photography-only biennial.

foundation news

Issue 17 of the Aperture Photography App is Now Available

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2015_09_24_ApertureApp_Issue18_featured

The new issue of the Aperture Photography App is now available to download on your iOS device. Every issue of the Aperture Photography App is free on iTunes.

flashback

A Look Back at Aperture Magazine’s Fortieth Anniversary

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Hoffman_FeaturedImage

On the occasion of the launch of the Aperture Digital Archive appears this excerpt an interview with Michael E. Hoffmann from Aperture Issue 129.