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Featured Events

2024 Aperture Gala

Join us on October 17th for our gala honoring art historian, author and curator Nicole R. Fleetwood, artist Richard Misrach, and Aperture trustee Helen Nitkin.

2023 Paris Photo Patron Program

Each year, Aperture hosts our Patrons Circle members in the City of Light for Paris Photo.

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