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Photoville, the free photo festival that takes place under the Brooklyn Bridge, is now in its seventh year. In some 90 exhibits and outdoor installations... [Read More]
Every year in the Central Valley, Portuguese-Americans bring bullfighters from overseas and put on huge festivals — but shed no blood. [Read More]
Melissa Ann Pinney's project exploring female identity spans three decades and presents women and girls as subjects in their own right, not as accessories in... [Read More]
To Frederik Busch, a German photographer, these plants have no less personality than their human counterparts. [Read More]
Two photographers have spent years compiling a complete set of Camera Work, Alfred Stieglitz's groundbreaking publication that helped shepherd photography into the art world. [Read More]
While in Paris, photography became Brassai's main language as he wandered through bars, ballrooms and occasionally brothels, sometimes giving direction to his subjects. [Read More]
A new exhibition at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles looks at the complex — and sometimes even illicit — history of photography... [Read More]
This year's FotoFest International, the first and longest-running worldwide photography biennial, focuses on work by artists of Indian origin. [Read More]
In 1904, Bayard Wootten, a divorced single mother in North Carolina, first borrowed a camera. She went on to make more than a million images. [Read More]
A reissue of "The Beautiful Smile" looks back on Nan Goldin's highly personal work that combines art photography with a snapshot aesthetic. [Read More]
An upcoming show at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston explores the idea of family: from the ones shown in portraits to the fleeting... [Read More]
Helen Levitt, who apprenticed with Walker Evans in the subways, learned a thing or two about clandestine portraits. [Read More]
More than just providing of shade, fruit or wood, trees are nature's documentarians, witnessing – and sometimes playing a role in history. [Read More]
A recently republished book sorts out the life of Tina Modotti as an artist and activist — and the long shadow of Edward Weston. [Read More]
Igor Posner returned to St. Petersburg looking for the "half-seen, half-recollected" moments that had stayed in his mind since he left Russia in the early... [Read More]
A traveling retrospective finally recognizes the work of Peter Hujar, whose photos of gay life were overshadowed by those by his contemporary, Robert Mapplethorpe. [Read More]
In Afghanistan, a woman who has premarital sex or cheats on her husband can be charged with moral crimes and imprisoned. Many of these women... [Read More]
As a recent acquisition by the Museum of Modern Art shows, August Sander's desire to produce a complete survey of German society led to a... [Read More]
"Richard Estes: Painting New York City" opens March 10 at the Museum of Arts and Design. [Read More]
A 12-year-old girl followed him everywhere. And she got the part. Abderrahmane Sissako tells what it's like to make a reality-based movie in Mauritania. [Read More]