Magnum

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Photography

Magnum suspends photographer David Alan Harvey for a year

Long-term member required to undergo anti-harassment training, while reinstatement is dependent on meeting “conditions attached”

News
Photography

Magnum photographer Alec Soth defends similarities with work by Chicago artist Tonika Johnson

On commission for the New York Times, Soth says he had "no knowledge" of the long-term project by the Chicago resident and documentary photographer

News
Controversies

After allegations of child abuse imagery in their archive, Magnum photo agency announce major review

Experts call for a “transparent” investigation ran by an independent expert in child protection, and to “urgently investigate the conduct” of some its members

News
Photography

Magnum signs five new photographers after its lack of diversity comes under attack

As the photographic agency shows signs of moving towards greater inclusion, affirmative action is a hot topic at the annual general meeting

Interview
Photography

The media industry 'has changed beyond all recognition': Magnum's new CEO on adapting to the digital landscape

Caitlin Hughes has also promised to “bring the voices of its members together” as the photo agency targets a "more nimble" approach to client partnerships

Archive
Exhibitions

Magnum Photos celebrates 70 years in New York with a show of 250 works

The International Center of Photography in New York will play host to the highlights produced by this prestigious agency

Archive
Photography

Books: A heavyweight volume trawls the archives of Magnum Photos to celebrate a once revolutionary, now dying technique

In between the (contact) sheets

Archive
War Photography

Photojournalists and the Balkan War

Magnum photographers are among those making the images by which this tragedy will be remembered—but which may also eventually fuel the art market

Archive
Books

"Workers: an archaeology of the industrial age"

Synopsis of Sebastião Salgado's reissued paperback.