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These Stunning Photos Celebrate the Beauty and Power of Ethiopia

Photographer Aïda Muluneh's work defies Western perceptions of the East African nation.
Elyssa Goodman
9.28.18
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These Seemingly Dark Portraits Convey a Sense of Beauty and Self-Expression

Photographer Mateus Porto walks the line between fiendish and angelic.
Clara Mokri
7.12.18
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Photos of a Faceless Cowgirl Riding Free in the Wild West

Norwegian photographer Anja Niemi's latest series explores the limitation of gender roles and the freedom that comes with breaking the binary.
Elyssa Goodman
3.13.18
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Haunting Photos Depict the Hardships of Global Labor

The 'Labor & Materials' multimedia exhibition incriminates our growing reliance on computers and technology.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
3.7.18
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Inside the Private Spaces Women Can Call Their Own

Rania Matar's photos of teen girls in their bedrooms celebrate similarities between America and the Middle East.
Elyssa Goodman
1.31.18
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These Intimate Portraits Are an Antidote to Icky Ads

Writer and photographer Elyssa Goodman talked with photographer Zora Sicher on the importance of having a dialogue with your subjects.
Elyssa Goodman
1.10.18
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The Most Extreme Costumes We Saw at Comic Con

Photographer Michael Marcelle documents the Most Wonderful Time of the Year.
Michael Marcelle
10.9.17
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The Future Is Black Femmes

A new exhibit in New York City celebrates the visual identity of artists from across the African diaspora who present as feminine.
Elizabeth Renstrom
9.22.17
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A Gritty, Haunting Look at the Lives of Child Refugees

Photographer Panos Kefalos documents the childhoods of displaced kids on the streets of Athens.
Ellyn Kail
9.19.17
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The Problems Facing Britain's Working-Class Muslim Men

We spoke to Mahtab Hussain about his new book, 'You Get Me?'
Bruno Bayley
8.21.17
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Hallucinatory Photographs by an Outsider Artist Defy Convention

Kwesi Abbensetts uses “revisionary self-appropriation” to make stunning portraits reflecting on race and identity.
Andrew Nunes
8.16.17
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Powerful Portraits Capture When Home No Longer Feels Like Home

Rachael Banks' three-part photo series reveals the struggles of coming back to her Kentucky family after leaving to start her own life.
Andrew Nunes
8.2.17