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How did Michael Schmidt's independent workshop change postwar German photography?
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 poetic, politically charged images and videos, Zineb Sedira confronts the recent history of North Africa.
Sam Contis’s first photobook revels in the land, skin, and mythologies of the American West.
Aperture remembers the life of Marie Cosindas, pioneer of the painterly color photograph.
South Africa’s new media artists are transforming the digital world.
For Akinbode Akinbiyi, new technologies have helped and hindered the development of photography in Africa.
The FORMAT Festival has put Derby on the U.K.’s cultural map. But can it survive Brexit?
Picturing friends and family in vivid colors, the nineteen-year-old photographer reframes representations of masculinity.
Robert Capa once said, “If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough.”
Patrons, friends, and artists celebrated Aperture’s wonderful community while listening to the music of photographer Larry Fink.
The acclaimed photographer pushes self-portraiture into new realms of gender-bending theatricality.
Charlie Ahearn and Grand Wizzard Theodore discuss the rise of Hip-Hop at the Ecstasy Garage Disco.
In photographs and videos, an artist pushes back against reductive stereotypes of black life.
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