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Stephen Shore. U.S. 97, South of Klamath Falls, Oregon, July 21, 1973. 1973. Chromogenic color print, printed 2002, 17 3/4 x 21 15/16″ (45.1 x 55.7 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The Photography Council Fund. © 2017 Stephen Shore

PHOTO:Stephen Shore

In the ‘70s, when black and white was still considered the medium of ‘serious’ work, Stephen Shore was one of the frontier …

Michel Comte, Aialik Glacier, from Light series, 2017, MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts Archive

PHOTO:Michel Comte-Light

Michel Comte first completed an apprenticeship as a restorer before he taught himself photography. When he was 25 years old, Comte got …

Ali Kazma, Calligraphy, from the series Resistance, 2013, HD video, color, sound, 6 min, © Ali Kazma, Courtesy of the artist and the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts

PHOTO:Ali Kazma-Souterrain,Part I

Ali Kazma works with lens-based media. All aver the world, he investigates situations, places and structures relating to man’s ability to transform …

Seydou Keïta, Sans titre, 1953-1957, Courtesy: CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection & Galerie Nathalie Obadia Paris/Bruxelles, ©: Seydou Keïta/SKPEAC

PHOTO:Seydou Keïta

Considered to be one the important precursors of African photography, Seydou Keita, like many of his contemporaries, nothing particularly predestined him to …

Lu Nan, A Franciscan Friar On the Road Of Proselytization, Shaanxi, 1995, From the series On the Road: Catholic Church in China, © Lu Nan, Museu Coleção Berardo Archive

PHOTO:Lu Nan-The man and his work

Lu Nan’s legend comes from his unique characteristic and his mysterious creative experience. Lu is the first Chinese photographer who’s recognized by …

Thomas Ruff, L’Empereur 06 (The Emperor 06), 1982, C-print, 30.2 × 40 cm, © Thomas Ruff

PHOTO:Thomas Ruff

Thomas Ruff has fundamentally changed our relationship to the photographic image, moving it beyond reactionary ideas of documentation and supposed “truth” towards …

Wolfgang Tillmans, There were 30 years between 1943 and 1973. 30 years from 1973 was the year 2003 (Detail), 2004, © Wolfgang Tillmans, Courtesy Galerie Buchholz-Berlin/Cologne, Maureen Paley-London, David Zwirner-New York

PHOTO:Wolfgang Tillmans

Wolfgang Tillmans presents a solo exhibition at Kunstverein in Hamburg featuring a new work that consistently developed from his art of the …

André Kertész, Nageur sous l’eau, Esztergom, Hongrie, 1917 © André Kertész, Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication / Médiathèque de l’architecture et du patrimoine, Dist Rmn © Donation André Kertész

PHOTO:André Kertész-Mirroring Life

Perhaps more than any other photographer, Andre Kertesz discovered and demonstrated the special aesthetic of the 35mm camera. These beautiful little machines …

Rodney Graham, Sunday Sun 1937, 2012, Lightbox, 87,9 x 87,9 x 17,8 cm, Igal Ahouvi Art Collection, © Rodney Graham, 2017, Museum Frieder Burda Archive

PHOTO:Rodney Graham -Lightboxes

Rodney Graham’s medium is the classic advertising light box but behind the smooth, shiny surface of illuminated photography, behind the perfectionist scenography, …

Left: Weronika Gesicka, from the series Traces, © Weronika Gesicka, Foam Archive. Right: Thomas Kuijpers, Sermon YT, ©Thomas Kuijpers, Foam Archive

PHOTO:Foam Talent 2017

Each year, Foam Magazine invites photographers between the ages of 18 and 35, from all across the world, to submit their portfolios …