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Charlotte Cotton

For the latest addition to our Interview series, Diane Smyth catches up with the newly-appointed Curator in Residence at the International Center of …

Art

Blood and pain: Extreme performance artist Marina Abramovic turns 70

She combed her hair until her head bled, lay down on ice blocks and ran into cement pillars. Marina Abramovic's art is about the moment, but the images they produce have endured for decades.<p>Marina Abramovic has already prepared for her death. As a performance, of course. Three Marinas are to be …

Art

These Are The 48 Organizations That Now Have Access To Every Brit's Browsing History

Last week, in a troubling development for privacy advocates everywhere, we reported that the UK has passed the "snooper charter" effectively ending …

Authoritarianism

Edward Burtynsky: Salt Pans - Exhibitions

Power Imbalance at the Pipeline Protest

When injustice aligns with cruelty, and heavy weaponry is involved, the results can be shameful and bloody. Witness what happened on Sunday in North Dakota, when law enforcement officers escalated their tactics against unarmed American Indians and allies who have waged months of protests against …

Protest

TIME Selects the Best Photobooks of 2016

Selected by Martin Parr, Roxana Marcoci and many others photo experts, including TIME's editors<p>In this gallery, we spotlight TIME LightBox’s curation …

Photography

Lucas Blalock, Making Memeries

<b>Comments/Context:</b> Lucas Blalock is an American photographer whose practice explores the nuances and depths of software-based photo manipulation. …

Augmented Reality

31 authors urge Obama to pardon Edward Snowden

Thirty-one authors have signed an open letter to President Obama, urging him to pardon Edward Snowden, the former U.S. government contractor charged with violating the Espionage Act for leaking National Security Agency documents to journalists.<p>Writers who signed the letter include Michael Chabon, …

Edward Snowden

Photography Books - Understanding the Art Before Starting Your Own Collection

Whenever we talk about collecting photography, we usually refer to fine art prints collections and, regardless of whether it’s digital or analogue …

Photography

The UK has passed the 'Snooper's Charter,' the 'most extreme surveillance in the history of western democracy'

London (AFP) - The British parliament this week gave the green light to new bulk surveillance powers for police and intelligence services that critics have denounced as the most far-reaching of any western democracy.<p>The Investigatory Powers Bill would, among other measures, require websites to keep …

Surveillance

Mike Krieger Rages At The 'Fake News' Debacle: "It's An All Out Media War"

Before I get into the meat of this article, I want to remind you of a few paragraphs I wrote back in the August post, <b>Questioning Hillary’s Health is</b> …

Mainstream Media

100 Photographs | The Most Influential Images of All Time

The 2016 Paris Photo - Aperture Foundation Photobook Awards Shortlist

This girl’s bizarre hand photo is confusing the internet

A girl has left the internet very confused after sharing this strange a photo of her pink nails on Twitter.<p>Omo kekere (@Larose419), or just Vicky, shared a post-manicure photo with the caption: “Just got my nails done.”<p>Can you spot why the photo has left some a little freaked out? Many were quick …

Internet

Save the date! The opening reception for Edward Burtynksy's SALT PANS and ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS is this Friday, November 4 from 6-8pm at Howard Greenberg Gallery. In addition, the artist will be giving a talk at the gallery with curator William Ewing on Saturday, November 5 at 2pm. We hope to see you there!

Datebook: Twin Exhibitions on Edward Burtynsky at Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery and Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York | Artinfo

Related<p>Venues<p>Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery<p>Howard Greenberg Gallery<p>Artists<p>Edward Burtynsky<p>Twin exhibitions featuring works of Canadian photographer Edward …

Photography

See Hiroshi Sugimoto’s Masterful Creations

Renowned Japanese photographer is sharing his life's work for the first time at the Casa Garriga i Nogués in Spain.<p>Renowned Japanese photographer …

Photography

Paolo Gasparini, Karakarakas

<b>Comments/Context:</b> When a talented photographer consistently points his or her camera at a notable city and tries to show us its complex, shifting …

Caracas

On Empathy: 10 Powerful Images from Magnum Photographers

<i>Magnum’s Square Sale,</i> Conditions of the Heart: On Empathy and Connection in Photography<i>, now online through November 4, 2016, demonstrates</i> …

Photography

"Something Big Is Underway On All Fronts"

As of this writing, the increased U.S. troop presence in Eastern Europe includes a battalion-sized element of American troops being emplaced in the …

Military

11 Charming and Poetic Quotes by Robert Mapplethorpe

People<p>Today marks what would have been legendary photographer's 70th birthday.<p>,<p>In June 1989, just a few months after his passing from AIDS, a …

Photography

Elections Have Always Been Rigged, But Not Like Trump Says

Despite Donald Trump’s recent claims, it’s pretty impossible to rig an election via voter fraud. To have any impact, you’d need a labyrinthine …

Politics

Why Is the Foreign Policy Establishment Spoiling for More War? Look at Their Donors.

Washington, DC, may be the only place in the world where people openly flaunt their pseudo-intellectuality by banding together, declaring themselves …

World News

Social Media Blackout? FBI Emails Are Not 'Trending' On Twitter, Facebook, Buzzfeed, Or Snapchat

The current election is destroying the credibility of the system.<p>by Trader Scott - Oct 29, 2016 5:23 PM<p>The best thing Trump has going for him is the …

Social Media

"We Risk Being Collateral Damage In The Neocon Lust For War"

<b>The winds of change are now swirling so rapidly that it's hard to make sense of what’s happening.</b> And adding to the confusion is an all-out effort by …

War

The world’s first augmented reality photobook

You are either a book person or an iPad kind of person. Ever since the explosion of digital news hit the market, a huge crack split all book lovers – …

Mixed Reality

The Humanist French Photographer Marc Riboud Has Died Aged 93

His work spanned more than 60 years<p>The portrait became iconic overnight. Photographed in Washington D.C. in 1967, it showed a Vietnam War protester, …

Photography

A Year and a Day with Bob Dylan

On the fiftieth anniversary of Bob Dylan's first album release, photographer Daniel Kramer talks to LightBox about working with Dylan at an early and …

Bob Dylan

Ellsworth Kelly: Photographs

Ellsworth Kelly is credited with inventing a new kind of painting, one inspired by nature but also by the chance compositions he encountered in the …

How a Facial Recognition Mismatch Can Ruin Your Life

t was just after sundown when a man knocked on Steve Talley’s door in south Denver. The man claimed to have hit Talley’s silver Jeep Cherokee and …