May 28, 2008 - Aperture Magazine - Issue 191 now available
May 28, 2008

Issue 191 now available

Summer 2008 in Aperture

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The summer issue of Aperture (issue 191) features:

Sophie Calle: A Lover’s Monologue
Giuseppe Merlino considers Calle’s recent project Prenez soin de vous (Take Care of Yourself), exhibited at last year’s Venice Biennale.

The Films of Robert Frank
Luc Sante discusses Frank’s films Pull My Daisy, The Sin of Jesus, and Me and My Brother.

Disappearances: The Photographs of Trevor Paglen
Paglen’s work with photography and other media confronts the shadowy world of covert American military programs.

How Silent Images Can Break the Silence
Through words, photographs, and an extraordinary exhibition, Gilles Peress and John Berger express their responses to Picasso’s Guernica.

Jane Hammond’s Recombinant DNA
Although known for her paintings and prints, Hammond has produced a series of theatrical photo-collages.

• Town & Country: Reading for the Leisure Class
Vince Aletti looks back at the heyday of this publication conceived to entertain the affluent elite.

Off to Camp: The Photographs of James Bidgood
Bidgood’s over-the-top photographs parody the desire they are meant to elicit.

Susan Derges: The Eden Windows
Derges implements unusual photographic techniques in an extraordinary series inspired by the elements.

Heavy Light: Recent Photography and Video from Japan
speaks with Christopher Phillips and Fuku Noriko, the curators of this landmark exhibition.

Picturing the Iraq War Veterans
Mary Panzer looks at how photographers address a grim legacy of war: wounded veterans.

PLUS: Exhibition reviews from New York, Washingtion D.C., Switzerland, and The Netherlands.

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