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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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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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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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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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Magnum Foundation Fellowship

We're accepting applications for the fall and spring sessions of the Magnum Foundation Fellowship, a program offering mentorship and stipends to early-career practitioners. Fellows produce an in-depth project local to New York City and work part-time alongside the Magnum Foundation team on programming and events.

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Photography in Collaboration: Migration and Religion

Magnum Foundation is accepting proposals for Photography in Collaboration: Migration and Religion, an initiative for photographers to expand upon their practice by working with creative partners from other disciplines. We will support up to five projects that further understanding of the politically significant and vastly complex intersections of migration and religion. Selected projects will receive production grants of up to $25,000.

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