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Brendan Hoffman's zine Great Old Days, published with Overlapse and distributed free at Donald Trump's inauguration in Washington in January 2017, will be shown in several upcoming exhibitions. From June 14-30, 2017, it will be included as part of the photo book exhibition at the Athens Photo Festival, housed in the Benaki Museum in Athens, Greece. And on June 17, 2017, it will be featured as part of the AWAKE! Reading Room at the Magnum Foundation in New York City.
"Uncertainty," an outdoor exhibition comprised of Brendan Hoffman's portraits of family members of people missing due to the conflict in eastern Ukraine, produced in collaboration with the ICRC, will be traveling again. On May 24 it will open in Slovyansk, Ukraine, followed by Odessa on June 30. It will then travel to Brussels.
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Special 32-page, full-color magazine (edition 1000) which was distributed for free at Donald Trump's inauguration in January 2017 in Washington, DC. Drawn from the long-term, ongoing project The Beating of the Heart, about the small Iowa town of Webster City.
Dominic Bracco II's "Marcha Al Mar" is the first in a collaborative series between Empty Stretch & Prime Collective called "Letters from the Four Horsemen." Photographed over many months in various parts of the world, Bracco focuses on the overfishing & pollution of the world's oceans.
Shallow Graves is a collaborative project by Brett Gundlock, Dominic Bracco II, Chris Gregory, Mauricio Palos, Hans-Maximo Musielik, and Jeremy Relph.
The project covers the events after 43 students went missing in Iguala, Mexico in 2014.
Edition of 100.
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Melanie Burford is speaking at NCE Media Show & Tell in Bergen, Norway about coordinating National Geographic Photo Camp Norway, a series of three Photo Camp workshops for both migrant and Norwegian youth in Bergen, Trondheim and Oslo in the summer and fall of 2017.
Katie Orlinsky of Prime Collective, Ed Kashi of VII Photo Agency, and Shannon Simon, Content Director and the Director of the Americas at Magnum Photos, will consider the meaning of the photo agency today, and how these collective bodies impact everything from the work and business of photography, to artistic collaboration, to photography’s relationship to human rights.