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Photographing the Body Electric

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Sam Contis’s first photobook revels in the land, skin, and mythologies of the American West.

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Henri Cartier-Bresson’s Glimpse of India

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Astrologer's Shop, Bombay, Maharashtra, India, 1947 © the artist / Magnum Photos
Henri Cartier-Bresson, Astrologer's Shop, Bombay, Maharashtra, India, 1947 © the artist / Magnum Photos

Spanning decades, an exhibition of the iconic photographer’s work in India reveals the fraught nature of photojournalism.

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In Katy Grannan’s First Film, a Story of Poverty in California

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THE-NINE_14

Katy Grannan’s first film weaves the joys and horrors of everyday life in a dangerous neighborhood of California.

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5 Exhibitions to See in May

Cang Xin, To Add One Meter to an Unknown Mountain, 1995 Courtesy the artist and The Walther Collection
Cang Xin, To Add One Meter to an Unknown Mountain, 1995 Courtesy the artist and The Walther Collection

From teenage portraits to postwar Manhattan, here are must-see photography exhibitions in New York.

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The Joy of Photography

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An exhibition in Amsterdam revisits Ed van der Elsken’s passionate vision of twentieth-century life.

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How Soon Is Now?

Wolfgang Tillmans, Juan Pablo & Karl, Chingaza, 2012
© the artist
Wolfgang Tillmans, Juan Pablo & Karl, Chingaza, 2012
© the artist

A sprawling exhibition showcases Wolfgang Tillmans’s restless curiosity—about everything.

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Valérie Belin’s Uncanny Visions

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Belin_Super-Girl-2016

The French artist’s most recent work explores the dark side of pop culture and beauty.

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Erotic Voyeurs of Japanese Photography

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Three celebrated photographers push the limits of sexuality and surveillance.

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5 Exhibitions to See in February

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From protest images to the poetics of architecture, here are this winter’s must-see photography exhibitions in New York.