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Aperture Foundation

Works: 247 works in 326 publications in 1 language and 10,589 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  Pictorial works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Artists' books  Portraits  Catalogs 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Other
Classifications: TR1, 770.5
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Aperture ( serial )
in English and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
Since 1952, Aperture has been showcasing the finest in creative photography from acclaimed masters to new talent. And every issue is made to last, with the highest quality printing and reproduction, the best paper, and a refreshing attention to detail in typography and design. Aperture magazine was founded by respected authorities in the field to include Minor White, Ansel Adams, Dorothea Lange, Barbara Morgan, Nancy Newhall and Beaumont Newhall, Melton Ferris, and Dody Warren
Paul Strand : an American vision by Sarah Greenough( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 737 libraries worldwide
Photographs by Paul Strand gathered from public and private collections, with an introduction to his growth as artist and personal forces that combined to influence his art
Paul Strand by Paul Strand( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
Paul Strand was more than a great artist: he discovered that photography had the potential to be the most dynamic medium of the twentieth century. Purity, elegance, and passion are the hallmarks of Strand's imagery. This inaugural volume of Aperture's Masters of Photography series presents forty-one of Strand's greatest photographs, drawn from a career that spanned six decades
ReGeneration : 50 photographers of tomorrow, 2005-2025 by William A Ewing( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
"This ... book ... showcases the creativity, ingenuity, and inspiration of ... up-and-coming photographic artists ... Curators at the world-renowned Musée de l'Elysée in Lausanne selected the photographers from hundreds of candidates submitted by more than sixty of the world's top photography schools. The panel's choice was made with one key quesiton in mind: are these images likely to be known in twenty years' time?"--Cover
Paul Strand : the world on my doorstep : an intimate portrait by Catherine Duncan( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Reflex : a Vik Muniz primer by Vik Muniz( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Specimens and marvels : William Henry Fox Talbot and the invention of photography by William Henry Fox Talbot( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
"This publication focuses on Talbot's ambitions for the mystical blend of science and art he termed "photogenic drawing" (later called" photography"), as outlined in his classic volume The Pencil of Nature. In addition to familiar icons from photography's beginnings, such as Talbot's cameraless photograms of plant forms and lace, and his photographs of Lacock Abbey, the twelfth-century stone building in which he lived and worked, many unseen and little-known experiments with calotypes will be featured in this invaluable new volume on the life and work of Talbot. Lively and insightful texts offer new critical perspectives on Talbot's significance in the history of image-making, the illustrated book, and the history of ideas."--BOOK JACKET
Exploding into life by Dorothea Lynch( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
"In 1978, thirty-four-year-old Dorothea Lynch discovered she had breast cancer. In an attempt to gain control of the disease and communicate her experience to others, she asked her longtime companion, Eugene Richards, to visually document her struggle while she kept a written diary. Exploding Into Life is the synthesis of their two experiences. What begins as their need to know the facts about cancer becomes, as the years pass, a highly personal inquiry into what it means to be alive, to face the uncertain future, and to accept death. The book that results is a testament to a woman's strength, intelligence, and sensitivity as she confronts cancer, a medical care system, and cultural attitudes towards illness and mortality"--Eugene Richards' website, viewed on December 1, 2014
State of the blues by Jeff Dunas( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
"This publication accompanies an exhibition of 'State of the blues, ' produced by the Aperture Foundation with the generous support of the Delta Blues Museum, Clarksdale, Mississippi"--Title page verso
Destroy this memory by Richard Misrach( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Pictures of different messages left on buildings and debris after the destruction of Hurricane Katrina
Strangely familiar : acrobats, athletes, and other traveling troupes by Michal Chelbin( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
ReGeneration² : tomorrow's photographers today by William A Ewing( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Showcasing the creativity, ingenuity and inspiration of 50 up-and-coming photographic artists, this book presents the winning entries of a competition organised by the Musée de l'Elysée in Lausanne. The book will be of interest to anyone with an interest in photography, art or contemporary culture
Petrochemical America by Richard Misrach( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
"Features Richard Misrach's photographic record of Louisiana's Chemical Corridor, accompanied by landscape architect Kate Orff's Ecological atlas--a series of "speculative drawings" developed through research and mapping of data from the region"--
Full circle : panoramas by Kenneth Snelson( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Access to life ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
"In 'Access to Life' eight Magnum photographers portray thirty people in nine countries before and nine months after they began antiretroviral treatment for AIDS"--Disc label of DVD-ROM
Metamorphoses : photography in the electronic age ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
The Idealizing vision : the art of fashion photography ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Invisible : covert operations and classified landscapes by Trevor Paglen( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
'Invisible' is Trevor Paglen's first photographic monograph. Social scientist, writer, and pro-vocateur, Paglen has been exploring the secret activities of the U.S. military and intelligence agencies - the 'black world' - publishing, speaking, and making astonishing photographs
Parrworld by Martin Parr( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
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Aperture Foundation Inc.
Aperture Gallery
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