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The young photography duo Jalan and Jibril Durimel are transforming the fashion world's visions of beauty.
Jessica Lynne speaks with photographer Devin Allen about his new book "A Beautiful Ghetto."
Is the world finally ready for Collier Schorr’s women?
In a new body of work, the photographer confronts the country's postelection landscape with dark humor.
From protest images to the poetics of architecture, here are this winter’s must-see photography exhibitions in New York.
Amid the overwhelming barrage of news and ideas online, can an image change anything?
Is the U.S.-Mexico border a political calculation or a humanitarian crisis?
In Europe and the United States, Stéphane Duroy charts the course of “big” history.
Jo Spence rejected categorizing labels of her work and practice and preferred to wander.
The influential photographer, who once worked for JCPenney’s, riffs on nostalgic Americana.
A girl-powered social media movement becomes an interactive exhibition.
At the Getty, photography holds up a mirror to the media.
Marilyn Minter brings her brand of glittery feminism to the Brooklyn Museum.
What role have images played in our collective memory of protest?
In the late 1970s, Mary Lucier pointed her camera at the sun and broke the rules of a new medium.
In his staged, gel-lit nudes, Jimmy DeSana explored the body as object.
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