The Magnum Digest: June 21, 2019
Magnum announces London symposium, Susan Meiselas on the New York Review of Books, Mark Power on the Washington Post, and more from Magnum photographers this week
Susan Meiselas on New York Review of Books
Following Susan Meiselas’ 2019 Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize win, The New York Review of Books has published an article that dives into Meiselas’ practice, through her published books and most famous works.
Read the feature here. Explore more of Meiselas’ work on Magnum here.
Susan Meiselas will be giving a talk at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts in Norwich, England on Tuesday June 25. You can purchase tickets to An Evening with Susan Meiselas here.
Mark Power on The Washington Post
Magnum Photographer Mark Power spoke to The Washington Post about his recent book Good Morning America, a study of contemporary America. Subscribers can read the feature here.
Hear more from Power about this project on Magnum here. Buy a signed copy of the book on the Magnum shop here.
Cristina de Middel on Mujerhoy
Magnum nominee Cristina de Middel spoke to Spanish publication Mujerhoy about her unique approach to photography and occupying an ambiguous space between fiction and reality.
Spanish readers can read the story here. You can read a feature in English that explores Middel’s practice on Magnum here.
London Magnum Symposium and Pop-up
As Magnum photographers descend on London for the Magnum Annual General Meeting, Magnum and the Barbican Centre have teamed up to present a week of interactive events. On June 26, an all-day symposium will comprise a program of talks and discussions exploring contemporary issues in photography, and throughout the week a pop-up in the Barbican’s foyer will play host to a series of free and interactive talks, presentations, workshops and signings.