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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.
Aperture is pleased to announce two changes we’re making in our sales and distribution structure.
In France and West Africa, an Ivorian photographer chronicles the ruins of modernist architecture and national memorials.
A Swiss-Guinean artist takes photography to the farthest reaches of glamour.
Presenting the four finalists for the 2016 Aperture Portfolio Prize, an international photography competition.
As a preview of the upcoming Summer issue, two groundbreaking filmmakers speak about diversity and inclusion in Hollywood–now a national conversation.
As a preview of the upcoming Summer issue, guest editor Sarah Lewis introduces a special issue of Aperture magazine addressing the role of photography and the African American experience.
As a preview of the upcoming Summer issue, Sarah Lewis and Dagmawi Woubshet speak with a visionary filmmaker who explores African and African American narratives.
Vittorio Sella combined his passions of photography and mountaineering to capture the elevated beauty of the world’s most inhospitable places.
Crossing the United States in her beat-up van, Justine Kurland pictures America’s tangled sense of itself.
Since 2009, a photography collective has embarked on ﬁve road trips across West and Central Africa, creating a kaleidoscopic portrait of everyday life.
In the Spring 2016 issue of Aperture, Simon speaks with Kate Fowle about her ongoing project Black Square.
Riding the Trans-Siberian Railway, a Magnum photographer discovers the texture of societies in transition.
Aperture editors introduce “Odyssey,” the magazine’s Spring 2016 issue.
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