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talks & interviews

Against Occupation

Japanese curator Rei Masuda discusses how postwar Japanese photographers adapted to a new era.

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2017 Aperture Summer Open: A Conversation With Eric Gottesman from For Freedoms

Aperture recently spoke with Eric Gottesman about photographic liberation.

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Behind the Barricades

Student protests shook late-1960s Japan. Hitomi Watanabe bore witness from inside the movement.

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Back to the Future

A new exhibition in Seattle explores the ambiguity of what is yet to come

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The Provoke Moment

In the first of an ongoing series of interviews about Japanese photography with Tsuyoshi Ito, Curator Simon Baker discusses the radical new vision of the 1960s.

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A Love Song for New Orleans

Drawing inspiration from Walker Evans, Stephen Hilger photographed a city’s disappearing neighborhood.

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Defying Stereotypes, One Post at a Time

The four artists in Torrent Tea are redefining narratives of Black and Queer bodies on the Internet.

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Learning to See: Photography at Black Mountain College

How a small, liberal-arts college became a birthplace of modern photography.

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The Revolution Will Be Live-streamed

Amid the overwhelming barrage of news and ideas online, can an image change anything?