Topic: Art

Dawoud Bey
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Harlem Revisited: A New Look at Dawoud Bey’s New York Portraits

Present-day Chicago is not Harlem in 1979. Present-day Harlem isn’t even Harlem in 1979. But at the Art Institute of Chicago’s new exhibition Dawoud Bey: Harlem USA, some things have stayed the same.

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Keller and Wittwer
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‘Passengers’ Wins the Fifth International Fotobook Festival Dummy Awards

The Le Bal photography museum in Paris hosted the Fifth International Fotobook Festival from April 20 – 22. Here we present selections from the top three winners for the festival’s Dummy Award.

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Denis Darzacq courtesy Laurence Miller Gallery
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‘Act’: Meditations on the Disabled Body

Nearly three years ago, Denis Darzacq began photographing people facing challenges such as cerebral palsy and Down’s Syndrome, which has culminated in a series called ACT, on display at New York City’s Laurence Miller Gallery though June 15.

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Herb Ritts—© Herb Ritts Foundation
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Herb Ritts Retrospective: Naomi Campbell Remembers the Iconic Photographer

As a new exhibition celebrates the work of fashion photographer Herb Ritts, supermodel Naomi Campbell remembers the legendary lensman.

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Danny Lyon—Magnum
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Danny Lyon: The World Is Not My Home

For the past five decades the photographer Danny Lyon has produced a mix of documentary photographs and film—both politically conscious and personal. As the artist turns 70 this year, a coinciding exhibition will open at the Menil Collection in Houston.

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Mishka Henner
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Retouching a Classic: ‘Less Américains’

In the digital age, touching the work of established photographic masters can be a sensitive business. London-based artist Mishka Henner explores Robert Frank’s classic opus in his newest book, Less Américains.

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Liu Bolin, courtesy of the artist and Eli Klein Fine Art
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Hiding in the City with Liu Bolin

Liu Bolin employs photography as a means to explore the Chinese national identity while silently protesting its government. His work is on view at Eli Klein Fine Art gallery in New York City.

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© Robert Adams, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco and Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
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Robert Adams’ Retrospective Goes West

A new retrospective of the work of Robert Adams—the photographer famous for documenting the people and environment of the American West—will make its own westward journey when it comes to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art on March 11.

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LaToya Ruby Frazier
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When the Personal Turns Political: LaToya Ruby Frazier at the Whitney Biennial

In her latest projects, currently featured in the 2012 Whitney Biennial, LaToya Ruby Frazier continues to use social documentary as a starting point for her political works of art.

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Courtesy the Artist / Eric Fischl and April Gornik
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Cindy Sherman: The Heroine with a Thousand Faces

Cindy Sherman takes pictures only of herself, but she always insists she doesn’t make self-portraits. A retrospective of her work is on view Feb. 26 – June 11 at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.

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