In real-time mode: Magnum Live Lab/19 laboratory to open in Moscow once again

June 7
Culture

The experimental laboratory Magnum Live Lab/19 will operate again in Moscow. It is to open on 2 July at the Shchusev State Museum of  Architecture. Photographers of the International  Magnum Photos Agency Mark Power (UK), George Pinkhasov (France) and Alex Webb (USA) will work on the exhibition dedicated to modern Moscow.

"This is a major international cultural project. In various years, Magnum laboratories worked in London and Paris. It is the second time Agency photographers come to Moscow. They will be creating an exhibition about our city in real time mode. We invite you to observe the preparation of the exhibition and all stages of the creative process," said Natalya Sergunina, Deputy Moscow Mayor in the Moscow Government.

Within two weeks, the project participants will take pictures of different areas of Moscow, discuss and analyse the resulting images with best photos immediately presented to the audience. The final exhibition will run in the Museum of Architecture from 16 July till 1 September. Admission is free.

Лондон. Англия. 1997  © Георгий Пинхасов / Magnum Photos

Magnum Live Lab/19, a large-scale project dedicated to Moscow and its residents, has been launched this winter, when for the first time Magnum Photos Agency displayed 69 works of world-class photographers in the Kupol (Dome) information Pavilion of Zaryadye Park. Thomas Dworzak (Germany), Alex Majoli (USA) and Newsha Tavakolian (Iran) has placed special focus to the portraits of Muscovites, historical and modern architecture, and public and cultural spaces. You may also view these photos at the Shchusev State Museum of Architecture.

Эри. Пенсильвания. США. 2010  © Алекс Уэбб / Magnum Photos

Source: mos.ru

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