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In this landmark photography publication and accompanying exhibition celebrating the 70th anniversary of Magum Photos, Clément Chéroux and Clara Bouveresse demonstrate how the cooperative owes its preeminence to the ability of its photographers to encompass and navigate the points between photography as art object and photography as documentary evidence.

Magnum Manifesto is organized into three parts: Part 1, Human Rights and Wrongs (1947-1968), views the Magnum archive through a humanist lens, focusing on postwar ideals of commonality and utopianism. Part 2, An Inventory of Differences (1969-1989), shows a world fragmenting, with a focus on subcultures, minorities, and outsiders. Part 3, Stories About Endings (1990-present day), charts the ways in which Magnum photographers have captured—and continue to capture—a world in flux and under threat.

Signed by 26 Magnum Photographers. Product pictured is not the exact product that will be shipped. Signatures page will be unique to each respective copy. Limited quantities available, price will increase as copies sell out.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Pages: 400
  • Size: 10 1/10 in x 12 in (256.54 x 304.8 mm)
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson
  • Publication Year: 2017
  • ISBN: 978-0500544556

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Featuring both group and individual projects, this volume includes magazine spreads, newspaper features, and letters, putting some of the world’s most recognizable images in creative context. Magnum Manifesto is an expertly curated, essential collection of images and commentary.


In this landmark photography publication and accompanying exhibition celebrating the 70th anniversary of Magum Photos, Clément Chéroux and Clara Bouveresse demonstrate how the cooperative owes its preeminence to the ability of its photographers to encompass and navigate the points between photography as art object and photography as documentary evidence.

Magnum Manifesto is organized into three parts: Part 1, Human Rights and Wrongs (1947-1968), views the Magnum archive through a humanist lens, focusing on postwar ideals of commonality and utopianism. Part 2, An Inventory of Differences (1969-1989), shows a world fragmenting, with a focus on subcultures, minorities, and outsiders. Part 3, Stories About Endings (1990-present day), charts the ways in which Magnum photographers have captured—and continue to capture—a world in flux and under threat.

Signed by 26 Magnum Photographers. Product pictured is not the exact product that will be shipped. Signatures page will be unique to each respective copy. Limited quantities available, price will increase as copies sell out.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Pages: 400
  • Size: 10 1/10 in x 12 in (256.54 x 304.8 mm)
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson
  • Publication Year: 2017
  • ISBN: 978-0500544556

The Magnum Shop usually ships orders at least three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To calculate shipping please go to your Cart.

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The Magnum Shop usually ships orders at least three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To calculate shipping please go to your Cart.

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If you prefer a different shipping method or an alternative shipping company, please email shop@magnumphotos.com. All shipments are insured.