Exhibition - Alex Webb : The suffering of light
Magnum Print Room, London
June 17th to July 29th, 2011
This selection of key photographic works from the carrer of American photographer Alex Webb, was presented in conjunction with his forthcoming book "The Suffering of Light" (Thames & Hudson, 2011).
The exhibition at the Magnum Print Room encompassed twelve of Webb’s best known images. Spanning four decades, these editioned c-type prints are drawn from destinations as diverse as Cuba, Greece, Turkey and Haiti; the country which Webb credits as transforming both his humanity and photography. It was in Haiti that the vivid colour of the Caribbean...