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For twenty-five years, Lauren Greenfield has chronicled the rise and fallout of consumerism and celebrity culture.
In a new film, photographer Mikhael Subotzky takes on two hundred years of white masculinity.
How have West Coast photographers subverted the mythology of California?
Renowned travel writers and editors on the photographs that transport them
Geoff Dyer remembers the life of an acclaimed critic and author.
The iconic actress and legendary photographer talk about cameras, color, and what it means to be a woman in the arts.
Uri McMillan speaks with Renée Cox about icons and avatars of black style, from Angela Davis to Beyoncé.
After years traversing the U.S. together in a van, the photographer and her son sit down for a candid interview.
From photography legends to unsung pioneers of decades past, our gift guide to Aperture photobooks by women photographers.
A photograph of a bloody hand on a police shield underscores the ongoing struggle for African American citizenship.
Challenging mainstream representations of Native Americans, Wendy Red Star photographs her Crow culture, on her own terms.
In his new body of work, the experimental photographer uses Flint’s contaminated tap water to create daring abstractions with a political edge.
A preview of the international photography festival in Ethiopia.
In protest of policing black women and girls’ hair, Solange’s album cover image is a powerful assertion of ownership.
What does photography offer the trans feminism movement?
Carrie Mae Weems’s feminist vision has never been more timely.
Aperture remembers the life of the Southern photographer, whose work evokes the power of passing time.
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