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The good and evil in Mapplethorpe's flowers
The photographer's lover Jack Fritscher recalls how, in his flowers, Mapplethorpe saw both beauty and the devil
Published: Thursday, 17 March 2016
You can own a limited edition Martin Parr print
Parr's pictures of Christians, street parties and equestrian events, record the changing nature of British society
Published: Monday, 14 March 2016
Stan Douglas on why phone photos all look the same
The artist says our phones are programmed to make the same image and little distinguishes one from another
Published: Thursday, 10 March 2016
Watch the new Mapplethorpe documentary trailer
Robert Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures features contributions from his friends Debbie Harry and Brice Marden
Published: Thursday, 10 March 2016
You can own a Nan Goldin limited edition print
Share in the touching lives of Nan Goldin's family of subjects by buying one of these three limited edition prints
Published: Monday, 7 March 2016
Kim Cadmus Owens - Affordable on Artspace
Her stretched out, glitched lines of frozen computer screens are imposed on mid-century American landscapes
Published: Friday, 4 March 2016
When Steve McCurry shot the Indian monsoon
On the great photographer's birthday we look back at his career-defining coverage of the 1983 monsoon season
Published: Wednesday, 24 February 2016
Martin Parr’s outsider view of Britain
The UK photographer and Magnum Vice President curates a new show offering an overseas view of his country
Published: Tuesday, 23 February 2016
Going back to Stephen Shore’s Uncommon Places
A new exhibition brings high-fidelity reproduction to Stephen Shore’s large-format 1970s American road trip
Published: Monday, 22 February 2016
The World Press Photo goes back to Black and White
Does this, the first monochrome image to win the prize for seven years, signal a change in photo reportage?
Published: Thursday, 18 February 2016
Daido Moriyama returns to Shinjuku
Photographer returns to Shinjuku to create new series of work for first show at Fondation Cartier in 12 years
Published: Friday, 5 February 2016
The lost New York days of Candy Darling, John Waters and Susan Sontag captured in new show
New show of the late photographer Peter Hujar's work focuses on NY’s bygone downtown scene
Published: Wednesday, 3 February 2016


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