“La nascita di MAGNUM. Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, George Rodger, David Seymour”. Cremona (CR) Italy, Museo del Violino, up to February 8, 2015. Exhibition curated by Marco Minuz.
The show investigates the birth of the most famous photo-agency of the world, Magnum Photos, an epic project due to the needs and ideas of four famous photojournalists who wanted also to protect the work of their colleagues in a moment of extreme development of international publishing and illustrated press. Magnum soon becomes a reference for all authors. The exhibition of many epic pictures of the period, will be enriched by a series of initiatives to deepen the work of each of these great photographers, but at the same time provide opportunities for reflection on the role of photojournalism.
Organization by Magnum Photos, Unomedia and SGP Eventi.
Sponsored by Regione Lombardia, Provincia di Cremona, Comune di Cremona and Chamber of Commerce of Cremona. With the support of Banca Popolare di Milano, MdV friends.
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