May 31, 2010 Photojournalist Steven Clevenger has spent three years documenting the warrior tradition of Native American soldiers serving in Iraq.
May 28, 2010 Over the years, NASA and other space agencies have taken countless images of outer space. Artist Michael Benson has culled through these images and assembled new ones, currently on display in a new Smithsonian exhibition.
May 28, 2010 NPR photographer John Poole took a vacation in New Zealand and brought back photographic souvenirs.
May 26, 2010 In 1907, the Lumiere brothers brought a dazzling new color to photography, with the invention of the autochrome. National Geographic adopted the medium for its pages and now, more than 100 years later, has unearthed originals for an exhibition.
May 25, 2010 Over the past few weeks we have seen and heard a lot from Haiti and, unfortunately, many of those stories are negative. But NPR's David Gilkey has the story of an sculptor who is, literally, constructive amid destruction.
May 21, 2010 NPR photographer John Poole explains how traveling the Grand Trunk Road is like stepping back in time.
May 20, 2010 A new book of photography simply called Shirin Neshat, after the artist, is anything but simple. It chronicles the artist's exploration of complex themes such as exile and the role of gender within Islam.
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May 20, 2010 Nature and wildlife photographer Florian Shultz has been working on a conservation series in the Arctic for years. He wrote this reflection in the aftermath of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Allen Ginsberg, 1953, taken by William S. Burroughs
Courtesy of the National Gallery of Art
May 19, 2010 He was a poet and activist who dabbled in film, music and art. And through it all, there was one thing he always had with him: a camera. An exhibition of Ginsberg's photography is on display at the National Gallery of Art.
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May 15, 2010 Three and half hours outside Delhi, a school makes money by producing feminine napkins.
May 14, 2010 In Kanpur, India, young men lift weights and wrestle by the banks of the Ganges at a local wrestling academy.
Priests in India perform the puja, a Hindu honor ceremony. Incense, flowers and candles are used to pay gratitude to Shiva and the River Ganges.
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May 13, 2010 Priests in India perform the puja, a Hindu honor ceremony. Incense, flowers and candles are used to pay gratitude to Shiva and the River Ganges.
Peggy Guggenheim by Man Ray
Man Ray/Courtesy of Edwynn Houk Gallery
May 10, 2010 He was a photographer, painter and avant-garde artist. And, according to this exhibition, his most productive years were in Paris.
May 8, 2010 More than 60 years after World War II, Barbara Holtan is looking for the family that belongs to a photo album her uncle found on a Japanese island during the war.
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May 6, 2010 The title of a new exhibition promises an interesting show. But do the photographs stand up?
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