It is published in seven languages: Norwegian, Dutch, German, Swedish, Italian, French, and English.
Aperture’s Burden Gallery opens at 20 East 23rd Street with a large show of vintage prints from the Paul Strand Archive.
Melissa Harris joins Aperture, and, in 2002, becomes editor-in-chief of the magazine.
The need for a serious periodical devoted to photography is discussed during the first photography conference at the Aspen Institute of Humanistic Studies in the fall of 1951.
Among the attendees are future Aperture founders Minor White, Ansel Adams, Barbara Morgan, Nancy Newhall, and Beaumont Newhall.