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Nov 16, 2017
The Magnum Print Room in London hosts an exhibition of work from the collaborative project 'Children's World', alongside images from David Seymour's series 'Children of Europe'

Vintage photographs from David ‘Chim’ Seymour’s ‘Children of Europe’ series will go on display for the first time in the UK. Chim was commissioned by UNICEF following World War II to document the conflict’s impact on children... More...
Nov 1, 2017
A survey of Raymond Depardon's photography will go on display in Rio de Janerio, tracing the photographer's working relationship with colour photography.

After successful spells exhibiting at Le Grand Palais in Paris and at the MUCEM museum in Marseille, "Raymond Depardon: Un moment si doux" will next travel to the Cultural Center Banco do Brasil (CCBB), Rio de Janeiro.

Taking colour as its cue,... More...
Oct 21, 2017
A survey detailing Henri Cartier-Bresson's key photographic moments will be shown at Sicily's Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Palermo.

The selection of 133 images, curated by Fondazione Fotografia's Vice-president Denis Curti, will pay homage to the pioneering photojournalist, whose precise crafting of the 'decisive moment' has remained a steadfast influence on modern photography.

Spotlighting key moments... More...
Oct 21, 2017
Raymond Depardon's landmark series ‘Farmers' Earth’ is set to be exhibited at the 14th edition of Rencontres du Livre et la Photographie.

The son of a peasant, Raymond Depardon often returns to his rural past in his photojournalistic work. Themes of abandonment and nostalgia circulate within his images, relating to his youth spent working as a farm-hand.

The photographer grew up on the Farm Le Garet... More...
Oct 18, 2017
Portrait photography - the honest, unmediated attempt at objectively capturing a person's essence - has been a defining challenge of the photographic medium since its invention in 1839.

A new exhibition at the Cultural Center of FIESP, explores this age-old conversation between the sitter and their portrait, through the lens of famous photographers. Entitled ‘Retratos, dialogos da identidade’, translated... More...