Gem Fletcher

Creative director, writer, podcaster and photo director, Gem Fletcher works across visual-cultural fields, focusing on emerging talent in contemporary photography and art. She is the photo director of Riposte Magazine, and hosts a photography podcast, The Messy Truth.


Naima Green: I Keep Missing My Water

Reading Time: 3 minutes Inspired by her love of water, Naima Green’s latest exhibition uses the still and moving image to study the everyday possibilities and relationships that nourish the soul

12 September 2022

Juan Brenner: A New Era

Reading Time: 6 minutes In the Guatemalan Highlands, a new generation is coming of age, adopting the culture of global youth for an aesthetic that blends tradition and contemporary trends. After a turbulent time away, Brenner returned to his homeland looking for personal peace and, with his latest project, documents a turning point in the country’s troubled history

2 September 2022

Any Answers: Lesley A Martin reflects on her career

Reading Time: 3 minutes Since starting out as an intern 25 years ago, Aperture foundation’s creative director Lesley A Martin has edited scores of photobooks, including cultural touchstones by artists like Rinko Kawauchi, LaToya Ruby Frazier and Antwaun Sargent

26 August 2022