The Visceral Satisfactions of a Disabled Photographer’s Gaze
Joey Solomon’s photographs mount a formal challenge to the cultural law that compels disabled people to imagine themselves otherwise.
February 6, 2020
Farah Al Qasimi Brings Jubilation to New York City Bus Routes
Using the visual rhythms of pattern, color, and texture, the photographer makes effervescent images of life in New York City’s immigrant neighborhoods.
January 30, 2020
The Plants That Make Refugee Camps Feel More Like Home
The Dutch photographer Henk Wildschut documents the gardens planted by migrants uprooted by calamity.
January 28, 2020
Prom Pictures of Ukrainian Teens on the Verge of an Uncertain Adulthood
Michal Chelbin’s photos elicit the timelessness of portraiture but also the timeliness of the political moment in Ukraine.
January 5, 2020
2019 in Review
The Best New Yorker Visual and Interactive Stories of 2019
From immersive investigations to cartoons presented in augmented reality, a selection of the innovative storytelling produced by the magazine this year.
December 26, 2019
Dennis Hopper’s Quiet Vision of Nineteen-Sixties Hollywood
From 1961 to 1967, Hopper transformed from a stalled-out actor to an omnipresent chronicler of a country in transition.
December 22, 2019
2019 in Review
The Best New Yorker Photography of 2019
From ice stupas to Iggy Pop, a selection of the best photos commissioned by the magazine this year.
December 15, 2019
Finding Truth and Fiction on Film Sets in the South
Are Alex Harris’s film-set photographs in “Our Strange New Land” documentary-style stills or new and “natural” scenes unto themselves?
December 8, 2019
Anna Lim’s Vision of Nuclear Anxiety in South Korea
In the photographer’s series “Rehearsal of Anxiety,” instances of self-consciousness and irony are as much about the projection of nuclear attacks in contemporary media as about any real threat.
December 1, 2019