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Magnum News
Jul 5, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
Magnum’s Annual General meeting closed on June 25t following a week of internal discussion and events celebrating the agency’s 70th anniversary.
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 AGM took place in New York City, alongside a diverse... More...
Magnum News
Jun 27, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
Magnum’s Annual General meeting closed today following a week of internal discussion and events celebrating the agency’s 70th anniversary.

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.

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Magnum News
May 5, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
This year, Magnum Photos will celebrate 70 years of contribution to photography and world history with the launch of a global public events, exhibition and new content programme. Full details of the special anniversary programme are published today via a dedicated anniversary hub on Magnum’s new storytelling website www.magnumphotos.com.

Centred on the three themes of community, witnessing history... More...
Magnum News
Feb 13, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
6th February 1947: four photographers, Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, George Rodger and David "Chim" Seymour, toasted the founding of what would become the world’s most influential artist collective over a celebratory magnum of champagne in the Museum of Modern Art, New York City. In the past 70 years, 92 photographers have contributed to the story of Magnum and today, 49 photographer members... More...
Featured Essays
Nov 30, 2016
by Magnum Photographers
EUROPA: An Illustrated Introduction to Europe for Migrants and Refugees is a book created by a group of Magnum photographers and journalists who have been covering both the refugee crisis in Europe and the many contexts across the Middle East, Asia, and Africa that gave rise to these migrations. This book, published by Al-Liquindoi, is launched in partnership with the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture... More...
Magnum News
Sep 16, 2016
by David Hurn
David Hurn has been awarded an Honorary Fellowship by The Royal Photographic Society

The RPS Awards, established in 1878, are the longest and one of the most prestigious photography awards in the world. They recognise exceptional photographers, scientists, curators, educators as well as those who have given exceptional service to The Royal Photographic Society.

Michael Pritchard, Director General... More...
Magnum News
Jul 15, 2016
by Raymond Depardon
Photographer and filmmaker Raymond Depardon has been chosen to receive the Legion d'Honneur. Consisting of five degrees, the award is the highest French honor conveyed upon civilians and members of the military.

Raymond Depardon, born in France in 1942, began taking photographs on his family farm in Garet at the age of 12. Apprenticed to a photographer-optician in Villefranche-sur-Saône, he left... More...
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