Magnum Photos Event
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Artist Talk
Artist Talk
by Magnum Photographers


Nov 24 - Nov 24 2017


Leica Camera Frankfurt

Großer Hirschgraben 15,

Frankfurt am Main, 60311


A day of discussion and screenings offers a unique insight into the world of Magnum

Hosted by Marco Bischof, filmmaker and son of Werner Bischof, and Anne-Marie Beckmann, Director Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation, and live discussions with Magnum photographers, this 2.5 hour symposium opens up the world of Magnum.

The session comprises of a presentation of filmed archival material by Marco Bischof and live presentations from Newsha Tavakolian, David Hurn and Thomas Dworzak.

Screenings include filmed interviews with: Martin Parr, Bruce Gilden, Thomas Hoepker, Elliott Erwitt, Josef Koudelka, Ian Berry, Charles Harbutt, David Hurn, Chris Steele Perkins, Martine Franck, Peter van Agtmael, Peter Marlow, Inge Morath, Costa Manos, Rene Burri, Bruce Davidson, and others.

Themes discussed:
1. Early Magnum
2. The special quality of documentary photography
3. The brotherhood/Magnum Family
4. Journalism versus art
5. 70th anniversary: Magnum’s Future
6. Every photographer is his/her own master