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Chris Steele-Perkins
British, b. Burma 1947
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Mar 21, 2017
We are excited to announce the details of the latest Magnum Intensive Documentary Photography Course: in association with London College of Communication. The course will run over the month of August in London, led by Magnum photographers Stuart Franklin and Chris Steele-Perkins, and by Max Houghton, course leader of MA Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at LCC, with other Magnum Photographers,... More...
Aug 5, 2016
Documenting Style & Subculture: Magnum Photos Panel Discussion
22 September 2016, 7pm
The Barbican

Join Magnum Photos for the second instalment of a programme of talks on photography & visual culture at The Barbican.

The allure of youth, fashion and counter-culture has enthralled countless photographers from Bruce Davidson’s 1959 series Brooklyn Gang - a moving portrait of rebellious post-War inner-city... More...
Sep 14, 2016
21 September - 28 October 2016
Magnum Print Room, 63 Gee Street, London, EC1V 3RS
Open: 11:00 - 16:30, Wednesday – Friday

The Teds by Chris Steele-Perkins will be exhibited in the UK for the first time in nearly 40 years at Magnum Print Room, London. Iconic vintage prints from Steele-Perkins’ series documenting the uniquely British youth culture of the Teds will be shown alongside eight previously... More...
Aug 25, 2016
Football isn’t new to China, with origins of the game, then known as ‘Kickball’ being traced back over 2000 years. Although probably not the first place you associate with ‘The Beautiful Game’, recent government initiatives and support from football mad President Xi Jinping means the sport is becoming big business. In the past year Chinese Super League clubs have spent hundreds of millions of pounds... More...
Jul 15, 2016
Abdul Sattar Edhi, creator of the largest public welfare charity in Pakistan, passed away on Friday, July 8th. He will be honored with a state funeral. Edhi ran a string of charities, ranging from orphanages, safe houses for women, mental institutions, identification services for deceased homeless and much more.

Chris Steele-Perkins, who photographed Edhi, shared his thoughts:

"Abdul Sattar EDHI... More...
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