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Photography and Social Justice Seminar: Enroll to Study with Our Fellows in June at the Craig Newmark School of Journalism

In a moment of diminished media credibility in which photographic imagery is no longer the same powerful societal referent that it once was, how can an image-maker still have a significant impact on the ways in which people view the world? Register for the opportunity to study with Fred Ritchin, Dean Emeritus of the International Center of Photography (ICP) School, and alongside Magnum Foundation’s 2019 Photography and Social Justice Fellows at CUNY’s Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism.

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Simone Salvo
For Freedoms and Magnum Foundation Join Together on The Value of Sanctuary

Magnum Foundation and For Freedoms have joined together to install seven billboards from the 50 State Initiative on the exterior of the Cathedral. You will find works by Eric Gottesman; Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello; Paola Mendoza and Kisha Bari; Cinthya Santos-Briones; Susan Meiselas; and Christopher Myers along 110th Street, and by hank Willis Thomas at the Cathedral entrance on Amsterdam and 112th Street.

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Simone Salvo
Inge Morath: An Illustrated Biography

Magnum Foundation presents Inge Morath, the third volume in the Magnum Legacy Series. “Little has been published about how the personal experiences of Magnum photographers shaped their commitment to telling stories” says Kristen Lubben, Executive Director of the Magnum Foundation. “This series invites us to imagine their world on the other side of the lens.”

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Simone Salvo
Announcing the 2018 Inge Morath Award

Alongside the Inge Morath Estate, we are pleased to announce the recipient of the 2018 Inge Morath Award, Melissa Spitz, and finalists Peyton Fulford and Emily Kinni. From a pool of 98 applications from 31 countries, Melissa, Peyton, and Emily were selected by the membership of Magnum Photos at their Annual General Meeting to honor the legacy of their colleague, Inge Morath.

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Simone Salvo