Ballads: Aperture 239 (Aperture Magazine #239) (Paperback)

Ballads: Aperture 239 (Aperture Magazine #239) By Aperture (Editor), Nan Goldin (Guest Editor) Cover Image

Ballads: Aperture 239 (Aperture Magazine #239) (Paperback)

By Aperture (Editor), Nan Goldin (Guest Editor)


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This is book number 239 in the Aperture Magazine series.

The Ballads issue of Aperture magazine is organized around the themes contained within the original ballad--intimacy, friendship, community, love, sex, trauma, music--while also honoring the urgent role of the artist as a force for cultural and social change.

Few works have impacted the world of photography like Nan Goldin's The Ballad of Sexual Dependency. Published by Aperture in 1986, The Ballad retains an uncommon power with its unflinching portrayal of friends, lovers, and relationships--a dramatic opera of joy and despair. Decades on, influencing new generations of artists. Goldin herself remains a bold, singular force in our culture. Aperture magazine returns to an iconic work with "Ballads," a special issue featuring an exclusive interview with Goldin as well as a section curated by the artist dedicated to her influences.

Product Details ISBN: 9781597114844
ISBN-10: 1597114847
Publisher: Aperture
Publication Date: June 9th, 2020
Pages: 136
Language: English
Series: Aperture Magazine