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Spanning decades, an exhibition of the iconic photographer's work in India reveals the fraught nature of photojournalism.
From Allan Sekula, dreams and illusions of the postwar American economy.
A major retrospective surveys the photographer's career and social activism.
With relentless optimism, the artist considers the value of mediocrity.
A leading photography educator shares essential advice for working artists.
Is the trade in precious fossils the next frontier of Moroccan tourism—or just a ruse?
In São Paulo, an exhibition explores the global reach of modern Brazilian photography.
In exploring the lives of others, what are the virtues of an outsider’s position?
The curator of Aperture’s Summer Open speaks about the relationship between photography and magic.
An upcoming festival in Asheville, North Carolina, investigates the intersection of photography and craft.
Ishikawa Naoki traveled around Japan over ten years, depicting canted colorful scenes of everyday life.
In conjunction with the recent “Odyssey” issue of Aperture magazine, Fred Ritchin examines photography of the refugee crisis.
From the London Blitz to Hitler’s apartment, Lee Miller captured some of the most audacious images of World War II.
Ahead of his commission for Aperture, the French photographer previews a new project exploring the mythologies of real estate.
From Kurt Klagsbrunn, a midcentury vision of Brazil’s most photogenic city.
At the Art Institute of Chicago, three artists provoke timely questions about race and sexuality.
Aperture Connect Members came together for a private after-hours meetup at Flowers Gallery, to hear from Brooklyn-based artist Pixy Yijiun Liao.
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