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.
On the dance floor, Elle Pérez captures LGBT youth who refuse to be forgotten.
How feminism has shaped photography? An introduction to the winter 2016 issue of Aperture
Ahead of her new exhibition in London, Gillian Wearing speaks about Claude Cahun, self-portraiture, and feminist icons.
Amid the fight for desegregation, a revelatory portrait by Robert Frank conveys the freedom of travel.