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Jim Goldberg
American, b. 1953 (Member)
Featured Essays
Oct 20, 2016
"I photographed my daughter, Ruby, on the first day of school every year from her first day of kindergarten through her final year of college.
The beginning years were easy—a game of sorts. But as she grew older, that changed. At times it became a,“ I-hate-that-we-have-to-do-this” routine. Some years I just took one quick Polaroid. Other times, I made collages. I knew I wouldn’t capture the whole of... More...
May 24, 2016
Masterclass with Jim Goldberg & Alessandra Sanguinetti
At the Barbican Centre, London EC2Y 8DS
27 - 30 June 2016*

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This workshop, jointly led by Magnum photographers Jim Goldberg & Alessandra Sanguinetti, will help students to develop their personal projects through individual tutorials, mini assignments, experimentation, and group reviews.

Aimed at photographers with an ongoing body... More...
Jun 27, 2012
Jim recently participated in a public installation project put on by Scotiabank's CONTACT Festival in downtown Toronto, Canada. Throughout the month of May, images from Jim's project 'Open See' were installed on billboards and lightboxes in the city. The images of immigrants and refugees stood in stark contrast to the condos and parking lots along Spadina Avenue. Fortunately, for those who weren't... More...