PAOLO PELLEGRIN Lecture of italian photo journalist/ Magnum Photos 15.11. - 18:30 City Library Prague – Small auditorium Mariánské náměstí 1, Praha 1, Czech Republic 400 ASA Agency invites you to a lecture by a world-renowned Italian photojournalist Paolo Pellegrin, member of the Magnum Photos. He is a winner of many awards, including ten World Press Photo awards and the Robert Capa Gold Medal Award. He is an author of many books. The lecture will be followed by a question and answer session.
Twenty stunning images by Tomki Nemec—personal photographer for writer, dissident and statesman Vaclav Havel—capture Havel’s humanity, humour, glamour and influence as he emerges as Czechoslovakia’s accidental politician, or philosopher king, during the Velvet Revolution of the late 1980s that brought a bloodless end to Czech communism.
As well, as other art groups in past we, photographers of 400 ASA, have expressed our values and believes in manifesto. We believe, that even in 21st century there is a need for written goals and explanation, why we exist. If you are interested what we have in common, read our manifesto!