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Alex Majoli
Italian, b. 1971 (Member)
It didn't took so long before we decided to burn the sofa that Andy brought 7 years ago in Cesura. It was dirty, ugly, smelly, rotten in any sense, but Andy with all his determination was sleeping there every time he was coming to the "office".
We had a wonderful night on the bank's of the tidone river remembering our friend killed by a mortar on May 25th (same day Capa died) near Donetsk , and Read full story
Education
Jun 1, 2018
Join Alex Majoli as he gives a presentation of his work and practice

Since 20 May 2018 ten scholars have participated in an intensive masterclass with Magnum photographer Alex Majoli, developing new work and honing their craft as photographers. The participants were selected for their free scholarships after an extensive open call process.

As the masterclass culminates on June 7, Magnum Photos and... More...
Featured Essays
Mar 6, 2018
Italy’s election campaign took a violent turn on February 3rd, when an Italian man in the central town of Macerata opened fire on African migrants, wounding six of them.
As consequence, violent debates between political parties focused on Immigration as a central topic in the run-up to the Italian election on March 4th.
Alex Majoli documented Macerata in the aftermath of the shoot, and during the presidential... More...
Featured Essays
Mar 6, 2018
In 2017 Alex Majoli visited the unique, history-steeped island nation of Malta, which is developing into a popular holiday destination. Progressive, accessible, and inviting, Malta has become a trendy alternative to other often-overrun Mediterranean tourist destinations like Ibiza and Crete.

Malta’s main city, Valetta is one of two 2018 Capitol of Culture as designated by the European Commission.... More...
Oct 11, 2017
To celebrate Magnum Photos’ 70th anniversary, Magnum Photographers Alex Majoli and Christopher Anderson will work alongside each other in our second instalment of the Live Lab program, which will take place in Shenzhen.

Carried out in collaboration with Daken Art’s International Urban Image Festival, the photographers will be participating in a creative experiment which is as much about their collaboration... More...
Featured Essays
Apr 4, 2017
During these first weeks of the Trump presidency, while Americans have gone to the streets and internet to express opposition, the news media itself has taken on an important role in the national dialogue concerning truth and press freedom. The terms “fake news” and “alternative facts” have become common expressions ever since inauguration day. The new administration’s approach to the press has been... More...