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Magnum News
Jul 2, 2015
by Alex Webb
Charles Harbutt, a member of Magnum from 1963 to 1981, died at the end of June, 2015. A unique and remarkable photographer, he was president of Magnum twice — from 1970-1972 and 1976-1978 — and was an important presence in the agency for many years. Charlie was also a singular teacher — as well as an insightful and thought provoking writer on photography, as exhibited by the following texts, which... More...
Magnum News
Jun 28, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
Since its inception, Magnum Photos has been holding an Annual General Meeting in either New York, London or Paris. The AGM brings together Magnum photographers, photographer estates and the agency’s international staff to discuss company business and vote on potential new members, associates and nominees.

This year’s Annual General Meeting took place in Paris, France, at the Speos Paris Photographic... More...
Magnum News
Jun 2, 2015
by Olivia Arthur
Magnum Print Room 22 May to 31 July 2015.

This new project by Olivia Arthur takes as its starting point a shipwreck that happened in 1961 and traces the footsteps of a fictional survivor through the modern city.

On 6 April 1961 the MV Dara, a ship carrying passengers between India, Pakistan and the Gulf, sunk just off the port of Dubai. An estimated 238 people lost their lives. But some bodies were... More...
Magnum News
Jun 1, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
Leading up to Magnum Photos’ 68th Annual General Meeting, the cooperative’s members were asked to select An Image that Changed Everything. The idea was to give photographers an opportunity to reflect on their careers and identify a single picture that represents a turning point in their lives as image makers. Over fifty Magnum photographers have submitted an image with an accompanying story.

On June... More...
Magnum News
May 4, 2015
The Overseas Press Club has honored Magnum photographer Jerome Sessini with the Olivier Rebbot Award! For details, see the article on TIME Lightbox. More...
Magnum News
Apr 16, 2015
by Alec Soth
Magnum's Alec Soth tells the story of Charles -- a subject he encountered during the making of his celebrated body of work Sleeping by the Mississippi. This iconic portrait is now available as a Premium Poster printed on 130lb cover paper with a spot varnish applied, and hand stamped on the back with a Magnum Photos Collection stamp for authentication.... More...
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