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Close Enough: New Perspectives from 12 Women Photographers of Magnum @ ICP

Sabiha Çimen, A plane flies low over students riding a train at a funfair over the weekend, from Hafiz: The Guardians of Quran. August 29, 2018 © Sabiha Çimen | Magnum Photos

Close Enough: New Perspectives from 12 Women Photographers of Magnum
September 30, 2022—January 9, 2023

“Close Enough: New Perspectives from 12 Women Photographers of Magnum presents pivotal projects in the careers of 12 contemporary women photographers of Magnum Photos, the pioneering photography collective. Each of the photographers narrates their creative journey, providing vantage points into the extraordinary relationships they create within global situations, communities, and individual subjects. With a title inspired by Magnum co-founder Robert Capa’s quote “If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough,” Close Enough presents more than 150 works, including Sabiha Çimen’s explorations of the experiences of young Islamic women in Turkey; Alessandra Sanguinetti’s long-term collaboration with the rural Argentinean cousins Guille and Belinda, as they evolve from childhood into adulthood; Bieke Depoorter’s multiyear, multiform project Agata, about a young club performer in Paris; and Susan Meiselas’ work with women who sought refuge from domestic violence in the Midlands, UK. Photographers in the exhibition include Olivia Arthur, Myriam Boulos, Sabiha Çimen, Bieke Depoorter, Cristina de Middel, Carolyn Drake, Nanna Heitmann, Susan Meiselas, Hannah Price, Lua Ribeira, Alessandra Sanguinetti, and Newsha Tavakolian. Curated by Charlotte Cotton, the exhibition coincides with the 75th anniversary of Magnum Photos’ founding. ”

International Center of Photography
79 Essex Street
New York, NY 10002

https://www.icp.org/exhibitions/close-enough-new-perspectives-from-12-women-photographers-of-magnum


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