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Jun 19, 2019
by Inge Morath
Gloria Vanderbilt, the iconic American socialite, has died at the age of 95. As the heir to her family's enormous 19th-century railroad fortune, Vanderbilt's personal and professional life was often in the public eye and the focus of media attention.

Vanderbilt leaves behind a legacy as a model, artist, writer, actress, fashion designer and mother of 4, including the American journalist Anderson Cooper.... More...
Jun 18, 2019
by Josef Koudelka
The Magnum photographer’s seminal work goes on show at the French photography festival In 1968, Josef Koudelka was 30 years old. He had just spent six
years photographing gypsies and the world of theatre, but his first experience in covering current affairs came with the Prague Spring. In the night of 21st August, the tanks of the Warsaw Pact entered the Czech capital. Having returned from Romania... More...
Jun 18, 2019
by Harry Gruyaert
The Magnum photographer’s work goes on show in

Since its creation, the Hôtel Départemental des Arts,
art center of the Var, continues its deep reflection on
the photographic medium. The art center has taken
part in the Grand Arles Express through a
photographic proposal which, without being a
retrospective, allows the visitor to expereince an
essential, sometimes little known, part of Harry
Gruyaert’s... More...
Jun 18, 2019
by Martin Parr
Martin Parr’s study of beaches goes to Southern France
Martin Parr has been photographing beach life over many
decades, documenting all aspects of this tradition including
close ups of sun bathers, swimming dips and picnics in the
UK as well as in countries as far apart as China, Argentina
and Thailand.

This exhibition demonstrates Parr’s engagement with a
cherished subject matter, where all absurdities... More...
Jun 18, 2019
by Robert Capa R
A career-spanning look at the work of the Magnum co-
founder’s photographs of the effects of war
Capa is best known for his photographs of battle, but the
other side of his coverage of war documents the
suffering of innocent civilians, especially children.
Capa was present as bombs were dropped around the world, but he focused on the survivors going about their daily lives despite overwhelming losses... More...
Jun 18, 2019
by Philippe Halsman
The Portrait(s) photo festival presents ten exhibitions, held
simultaneously in the city center of Vichy and in the open.
On the Lake Allier Esplanade, the exhibition features portraits
by American photographer Philippe Halsman (1906-1979) who invented the art of “jumpology”, photographing notables in theprocess of jumping.

The entire who’s who, from Salvador Dali to Brigitte Bardot, from François... More...
Jun 14, 2019
Applications are open for a unique one-year masterclass for Creative Documentary & Photojournalism in Paris, developed in partnership by Magnum Photos and Spéos Photo and Video School.

This intensive one-year program is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in documentary photography and/or photojournalism, in the Magnum Photos tradition of visual storytelling.

The accredited course... More...