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The Ballad of Sexual Dependency Photographs by Nan Goldin

• First published in 1986, the hardcover and paperback reissues are essential for every photo library • A contemporary classic with images masterfully reproduced from original transparencies

Nan Goldin began photographing at the age of fifteen. She received a BFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, in 1977. In 1978 she moved to New York, where she continued to document her “extended family.” These photographs, along with those taken in London, Berlin, and Provincetown, Massachusetts, became the subject of her slide show and first book, The Ballad of Sexual Dependency (Aperture, 1986). Goldin’s other books include The Other Side (1993), Ten Years After (1997), and The Beautiful Smile (2008).

Workers Photographs by Sebastião Salgado • • •

“This book is the photography of humanity.” —Gabriel García Márquez “This is a collection of deep devotion and impressive skill.” —Arthur Miller A must-own for all photography and art book collectors

Sebastião Salgado began working as a professional photographer in 1973. Since then, he has published numerous books, held solo shows, received international awards, and, along with his wife, Lélia Wanick Salgado, founded Amazonas Images, an agency created for his work. Most recently, Aperture republished Other Americas (2015).

Uncommon Places Photographs by Stephen Shore Essay by Stephan Schmidt-Wulffen Conversation with Lynne Tillman • A reissue of an enduring contemporary classic •  Uncommon Places established Shore’s reputation as a key photographer of our time • This body of work has influenced generations of photographers • Includes twenty previously unpublished images Stephen Shore has had a significant influence on more than one generation of artists and photographers. Shore had his own work purchased by Edward Steichen for the Museum of Modern Art at the age of fourteen. At seventeen, he was a regular at Andy Warhol’s Factory, producing an important photographic document of the scene, and in 1971, at the age of twenty-four, he became the first living photographer since Alfred Stieglitz forty years earlier to have a solo show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Since 1982, he has been director of the photography program at Bard College.

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10 x 9 in. (25.4 x 22.9 cm) 148 pages 126 four-color images Hardcover with jacket ISBN 978-1-59711-208-6 US $50.00 / CAD $69.95 / UK £35.00

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93/4 × 13 in. (24.8 x 33 cm) 400 pages plus 8 eight-page gatefolds and booklet 350 duotone images Hardcover with jacket ISBN 978-0-89381-525-7  US $100.00 / CAD $140.00 Limited-edition print available

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13 × 10¼ in. (32.7 x 26 cm) 208 pages 176 four-color images Hardcover with jacket  ISBN 978-1-59711-303-8  US $65.00 / CAD $89.95 Available in US & Canada only

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Spring 2017 Catalogue