Recent Articles

Sex, drugs and gardening
A wild trio of films from photographer and Erik Kessels protégé Melanie Bonajo looks for ways to fix our world
Published: Friday, 5 August 2016
Ai Weiwei’s smartphone photography show
The artist and activist is bringing his Instagram shots of the European migrant crisis to Foam in Amsterdam
Published: Thursday, 4 August 2016
How photography changed with the Presidential race
A new exhibition shows that despite an overload of images, smart photographers can still make their mark
Published: Wednesday, 3 August 2016
William Eggleston's blood red revelation
Discover how a photo machine changed Eggleston’s world view and encouraged him to favour extreme colours
Published: Tuesday, 26 July 2016
You can own this Elliott Erwitt shot of Marilyn
On the photographer’s birthday we look back at this Marilyn Monroe photo - one of our great Collector's Editions
Published: Tuesday, 26 July 2016
Why Olafur Eliasson loves this Iwan Baan video
See how the architectural photographer found an accidental urban waterfall a little like the ones Olafur makes
Published: Friday, 22 July 2016
When Billy Name turned Warhol's Factory silver
Following the photographer's death yesterday, we look back at the time Name gave Andy's loft a foil makeover
Published: Tuesday, 19 July 2016
Martin Parr's Brexit buffet
The Magnum photographer photographs the food under threat from the UK's impending EU exit
Published: Friday, 15 July 2016
Rough round the edges - punk London in print
The Michael Hoppen gallery's forthcoming Punk photo show will display vintage 70s prints, wrinkles and all
Published: Thursday, 14 July 2016
Erik Kessels Failed It! in Arles
The photo curator has installed a wonderfully mistaken ridden exhibition at France's leading photo festival
Published: Tuesday, 5 July 2016
Happy 4th of July from Joel Meyerowitz
The photographer tells us how he captured a monad of American life one 4th of July, over three decades ago
Published: Monday, 4 July 2016
Magnum member Abbas on the agency's new talent
The Magnum photographer describes what he and his members see in the work of new nominee Diana Markosian
Published: Friday, 1 July 2016
Failed It! photographer Matt Stuart joins Magnum
Congratulations to the street photographer who was made a Magnum nominee at the agency's AGM
Published: Tuesday, 28 June 2016


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