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Iconic Magnum Photos on View at Ransom Center

Sept. 10, 2013
Iconic Magnum Photos on View at Ransom Center

Come view the inside secrets of some of America's most iconic photographers at an exhibit featuring the Magnum Photos archive, opening this week at the Ransom Center. [Slideshow]

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Registration Opens for Photography Symposium "Magnum Photos into the Digital Age"

June 25, 2013

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The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, presents the symposium "Magnum Photos into the Digital Age." Scheduled for Oct. 2527, the symposium will be held in conjunction with the Ransom Center's upcoming fall exhibition "Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age."

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Exhibition Explores Magnum Photos Continual Evolution

June 17, 2013

[caption id="attachment_40727" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Jonas Bendiksen. "Russia. Altai Territory. Villagers collecting scrap from a crashed spacecraft, surrounded by thousands of white butterflies. Environmentalists fear for the region's future due to the toxic rocket fuel." 2000 © Jonas Bendiksen/Magnum Photos"]Jonas Bendiksen. "Russia. Altai Territory. Villagers collecting scrap from a crashed spacecraft, surrounded by thousands of white butterflies. Environmentalists fear for the region's future due to the toxic rocket fuel." 2000 © Jonas Bendiksen/Magnum Photos[/caption]

"Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age," an exhibition at the Harry Ransom Center, explores the evolution of Magnum Photos from print journalism to the digital age and reveals a global cooperative that is continually in flux and exploring new relationships between photographers, their subjects and their viewers.

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Magnum Photos Collection Opens to Researchers, Students and Public

June 17, 2010

The Magnum Photos Collection, comprising more than 1,300 boxes of photographic materials, is now open to researchers, students and the public at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.

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