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The Italian government has voted to expel former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi from the Senate, following his conviction for tax fraud. The center-right leader will not be allowed to participate in general elections for six years.
A prominent figure in Italian politics for the past two decades, Berlusconi is now no longer immune from prosecution and could now be charged with other criminal o Read full story
May 24, 2016
Masterclass with Jim Goldberg & Alessandra Sanguinetti
At the Barbican Centre, London EC2Y 8DS
27 - 30 June 2016*

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 of work, this... More...
May 25, 2016
HOT FOOD FREE is a live solo performance by Magnum photographer Larry Towell that incorporates slides and video with original music, poetry, songs, and field recordings.

June 28, 2016, The Photographers' Gallery, London UK.
From 6.30pm

The thematic focus of Towell's photography can also be traced throughout his music -- he has documented stories as brutal as the El Salvador civil war, the disappeared... More...
Magnum News
May 24, 2016
The Magnum Annual General Meeting is the agency’s only regular creative meeting of minds – a chance for photographers, estates and international staff to discuss the agency business, discuss the industry at large and review potential new photographers to join our collective.

The 69th Magnum AGM will take place in London between 23rd and 26th June, alongside an exciting and varied public program:

Peter... More...
May 24, 2016
1945. The Allied troops moved across concentration camps and the entire world discover the horror of Nazism. In Dassau, in Germany, a Gestpao informer is recognized and slapped by a woman survivor she has denounced. Henri Cartier-Bresson was on the spot and captured this gesture in an image became emblematic.
“Henri Cartier-Bresson, Germany 1945” is at the same time a graphic novel and a biography... More...
From the Archive
May 23, 2016
May 24th marks legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan's 75th birthday.

Click here to access this selection of archive images for licensing request and lightbox editing. More...