The Magnum Digest: February 1, 2019
Larry Towell’s migrant caravan on VICE, Bruce Gilden interviewed by The Guardian and more from Magnum photographers this week
The Migrant Caravan by Larry Towell
Magnum photographer Larry Towell recently spent time in Mexico with the men, women and children travelling towards the United States. He was there of his own accord to follow the migrants as they made their way north to Tijuana, documenting an expedition that had attracted so much attention from President Trump, the American right, and liberals alike.
See the images and read the story behind them on VICE here.
Rafal Milach, Reviewed
Rafal Milach’s book Nearly Every Rose on the Barriers in Front of the Parliament has been reviewed by Conscientious Photography Magazine, which describes it as “an individual’s gesture of resistance”
I Know Why the Rebel Sings
France Inter spoke to Magnum Exhibition Manager Emmanuelle Hascoët about Newsha Tavakolian’s I Know Why the Rebel Sings, currently on display in Mulhouse. Tavakolian previously said of Listen, one of the featured projects: “[It] echoes the voices of these silenced women. I let Iranian women singers perform through my camera while the world has never heard them.”