Exhibition - Gueorgui Pinkhassov
Magnum Print Room 13 May – 31 July 2014
“It is foolish to change the vector of chaos. You shouldn’t try to control it, but fall into it.”
Gueorgui Pinkhassov has a singular vision – his richly coloured, multi-layered photographs are distinct microcosms that
embrace the visual complexity of contemporary life. He is an artist working with photography and within Magnum’s
documentary tradition. The purity of his approach, a visual stream of consciousness inspired both by his early mentor, the great Russian film director Andrei Tarkovski, and Magnum’s founder Henri Cartier-Bresson, has led fellow Magnum...