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photobook awards

Announcing the 2019 PhotoBook Awards Shortlist Jury

Color image of 2019 PhotoBook Awards Logo and Books
Color image of 2019 PhotoBook Awards Logo and Books

Meet this year’s shortlist jury, featuring Amanda Maddox, Joanna Milter, and Drew Sawyer.

aperture magazine

On the Cover: Aperture’s “Mexico City” Issue

How Mexican photographers are pushing new visions for the medium.

talks & interviews

What Can Photographs Tell Us About the History of Redlining in the US?

Zora J Murff reflects on the intertwined legacies of segregation and violence in Black communities.


From Teju Cole, an Exhibition as “Tone Poem”

Whitten Sabbatini, Couple Embracing, 2016
Whitten Sabbatini, Couple Embracing, 2016

Drawing from a Chicago photography collection, the writer continues his interest in presenting the beauty of black skin.


Introducing: Steven Molina Contreras

Between Long Island, El Salvador, and Peru, an American Family’s Emotional Reunion.


In “African Spirits,” A New Visual Vernacular


An exhibition at Yossi Milo Gallery captures the dizzying array of post-independence African photography.


Art School Confidential

Matthew Finn’s photographs of London art students summon the innocent days of the 1990s.


Max Pinckers is Raising the Stakes

In his latest book, the photographer asks how news media grapple with fiction and lies in the “post-truth” era.

talks & interviews

Joan Jonas on Her Special Commission for Venice’s Newest “Pavilion”

The acclaimed multimedia artist speaks about her poetic call to action on behalf of the world’s oceans—and why Robert Frank and Mary Ellen Mark loom large.


In Film, Are Millennials Having a Moment?

A series at BAM attempts to make a canon of cinema for a generation more interested in dismantling them.


From an Italian Photographer, the Bygone Days of Bohemian New York

Ugo Mulas captured the swinging 1960s art world defined by Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, and Robert Rauschenberg.


Delirious Cities: The 2019 Aperture Summer Open

Meet the twenty-three artists asking how photographs can define the diversity of urban experience today.