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Acclaimed architect David Adjaye reflects on what kinds of homes we build, and how we live in them.
Just as photographers have trained their lenses on the built environment, architects have equally been drawn to photography.
In this conversation, Rhea L. Combs and Deborah Willis speak to the power of photographs to envision love and connection for Black American families.
Protest is a form of communion.
In Dave Swindells’s photographs, nightclubs become spaces for community and belonging.
Inspired by Virginia Woolf’s iconic novel Orlando, the artists in Aperture’s “Orlando” issue explore the limitless territories of identity, history, and consciousness.
In a new series of photobooks, the revered photographer conjures the mysteries of faith in South Africa.
Guest editor Wolfgang Tillmans and philosopher Martin Hägglund grapple with ideas of faith and freedom.
Because of luck, serendipity, or absurd connection, Miguel Calderón’s photographs unlock the power of things in daily life.