Florida’s Shadow Country

In Curran Hatleberg’s latest project, the Florida of leisure and artifice, of Disney World and Miami Beach, is nowhere to be found.

Curran Hatleberg’s new project, “Shadow Country,” is named after Peter Matthiessen’s novel about the brutal Florida frontier of the early twentieth century. The Sunshine State of leisure and artifice, of Disney World and Miami Beach, is nowhere to be found. Rather, Hatleberg’s photographs are a collection of subdued moments, captured during a months-long journey (made with the support of a grant from the Magnum Foundation) across the less-travelled reaches of the state

MATTE Magazine Presents: Photos That Don't Fit Anywhere

For the latest edition of MATTE, 20 photographers submitted work that they loved but for whatever reason, have never found a home.

When I approached photographer Curran Hatleberg about dedicating an issue of MATTE to his photographs, he suggested I instead should let him curate an issue. I said yes, and that's how we got MATTE's first-ever group issue, featuring 20 photographers who each submitted pictures and text.

Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund 2015 Grants Announced

The Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund today announces, exclusively through TIME LightBox, the winners of its 2015 grants

This year’s selection of awardees are Massimo Berruti, Matt Black, Peter DiCampo, Emine Gozde Sevim, Curran Hatleberg, Guy Martin, Pete Muller, Elena Perlino, Nii Obodai Provencal, Asim Rafiqui and Peter van Agtmael

Curran Hatleberg's Intimate Photos of Strangers Met on Road Trips Across America

Taking pictures while drifting back and forth along the continental United States, Curran Hatleberg has created a photographic world that can only be described as American. From his vantage point a world of dichotomies and contradictions is revealed to us

Taking pictures while drifting back and forth along the continental United States, Yale MFA graduate Curran Hatleberg has created a photographic world that can only be described as American

On the Road to Photograph America

Curran Hatleberg has driven from coast to coast at least five times since he began taking photos on the road. "When I started I was interested in...

Curran Hatleberg has driven from coast to coast at least five times since he began taking photos on the road. "When I started I was interested in looking for some sort of shared familiarity and human contact in a country I called home but I didn’t know much about," he said.

Meditations on Photographs: Riverfront by Curran Hatleberg

The world is there to be watched, to be seen; and a good photographer will visually organize its content into pictures that make us see what we could but usually don’t see. And crucially, one can try to take apart a good photograph and figure out how it operates, but it will still work afterwards