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Why you should study a Master’s degree

When it comes to photography, Aaron Schuman is a man of many talents. A successful photographer in his own right – most notably for FOLK, chosen by both Alec Soth and Jason Fulford as one of the “Best Photobooks of 2016” – he’s also a well-known curator, writer and educator. In 2014 he curated Krakow Photomonth, featuring nine major exhibitions by artists such as Clare Strand, Trevor Paglen and Taryn Simon; in 2016, he curated Indivisible: New American Documents at FOMU: FotoMuseum Antwerp , including work by Gregory Halpern, Sam Contis and Bayeté Ross Smith. He regularly writes for magazines such as Frieze, Aperture, and the British Journal of Photography, has contributed to books such as Alec Soth’s Gathered Leaves and The Photographer’s Playbook, and set up his own online journal, SeeSaw Magazine, in 2004. Recently he became a Senior Lecturer in Photography at the University of the West of England (UWE), and has taken part in live talks and events for Magnum Photos, The Photographers’ Gallery, the National Media Museum and Jaipur Photo Festival. …


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