Signs in the Sky

Soren Solkær’s ‘Black Sun’ series tracks the migratory flight paths of starlings across Europe to capture their murmurations in the sky.

Aesthetica Archives: Landscapes

Drawn from the Aesthetica Archives, these artists and photographers take varied approaches to wild places – from aerial views to digitised vistas.

Nocturnal Ambiance

The Sony World Photography Awards are open for entries. Ioanna Sakellaraki, was announced as Student Photographer of the Year in 2020.

Into the Garden

The work of Erik Madigan Heck occupies a space between photography and painting, exploring personal stories through bold aesthetics.

Revisiting the 1980s

In 1981, a new furniture collection was unveiled at Milan’s design show Salone del Mobile. It was the world’s first taste of the Memphis Group.

A Decade of Film

From 3 to 30 November, the Aesthetica Short Film Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary edition through a revolutionary digital platform.

Suggestive Introspection

Kristoffer Axén’s practice is centred around surrealism and solitude, examining imagined existences both literally and figuratively.

Through the Window

For many Magnum photographers, windows play with a sense of freedom and the boundary lines between public and private; outside and inside.

Neon Topographies

Maria Lax is a London-based photographer from a small town in Northern Finland. She is known for seamlessly blending reality and fantasy.

Subverting Expectations

Photographer Sunil Gupta tackles some of the important themes of our time, including racial equality, body politics and LGBTQ+ rights.

Aesthetica Archives:
Picturing the Moon

This week, NASA announced the discovery of water on the moon. Delve into the Aesthetica archives to highlight artists inspired by lunar imagery.

Unexpected Symmetry

For 20 years, Wes Anderson has established an immediately recognisable style. A new book of photographs is inspired by his imaginary worlds.

Concrete Platforms

Minh T.’s images are a reflection of serenity and hybridity, as well as isolation and loneliness in a network of concrete as it merges with the sky.

Between Reality and Fiction

Chris Zhongtian Yuan is the recipient of Aesthetica’s Emerging Art Prize. In conversation, he explores the winning film with Manijeh Verghese.

Meditative Landscapes

Tate Liverpool, closing 5 November, hosts a major retrospective of Don McCullin’s work – presenting more than 250 photographs that hold the gaze.

Photo Vogue: New Perspectives

Photo Vogue describes itself as “the first conscious fashion photography festival” – highlighting bold creative voices from across the globe.

Visions of Nature

Douglas Mandry has completed a new, dreamlike collaboration with luxury skincare house La Prairie, highlighting Switzerland’s natural vistas.

Altered Perception

Marcus Møller Bitsch’s most recent series asks questions about the nature of memories: their veracity and our interactions with them,

Sharing Art Stories

Bleur is an online gallery designed to champion emerging voices – inspiring digital audiences by bringing personal stories front and centre.

How the Future Looks

Luca Locatelli’s Future Studies project, winner of the 2020 Leica Oskar Barnack Award, visualises new ways for our survival on the planet.