Photobooks

A love letter to NYC

Reading Time: 4 minutes
Composed of hazy vignettes from his coming-of-age, Stephen Velastegui’s latest zine documents a transitory period of his life in Queens, New York

Pieter Hugo: death, sexuality and spirituality in Mexico

Reading Time: 8 minutes
When a Mexican curator invited Pieter Hugo over to make new work, “His only brief to me,” says the photographer, “was that it be about sex and mortality”. So began a two-year inquiry into the country’s complex relationship with life, death and the afterlife