Past Artist Talk

Tokyo Panel Discussion: Magnum Photos at 70

Magnum photographers Moises Saman and Newsha Tavakolian discuss their work and the agency in its 70th year

Newsha Tavakolian Iranian paramilitary Baseej forces reenact the Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988) in the south of Tehran. © Newsha Tavakolian | Magnum Photos

Join Magnum Photos Tokyo at the Nippon Photography Institute for the panel discussion event on the occasion of Magnum 70th anniversary.

Magnum photographers, Moises Saman & Newsha Tavakolian, will discuss their work and their relation to the agency.

The discussion will be moderated by the director of Photography at Newsweek Japan, Hideko Kataoka.

Please note headphones will be provided for simultaneous interpretation. You will be able to choose English or Japanese.


Moises Saman Pretzel seller near Tahrir Square. Cairo. Egypt. January, 2013. © Moises Saman | Magnum Photos
Moises Saman A makeshift swing made with a plastic chair found inside a mosque that was occupied by Syrian Army soldiers on the Salahaddin front line in Aleppo. Aleppo, Syria. 2013. © Moises Saman | Magnum Photos

Time: 18:00~20:00
Entrance fee: 1000 JPY
Tickets are available here.

This event is organised by Magnum Photos Tokyo, in partnership with the Nippon Photography Institute.

Event sponsored by FUJIFILM

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Newsha Tavakolian YPJ members during their daily training in their base in Serikani. Serikani, Rojava. Syria. © Newsha Tavakolian | Magnum Photos
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