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Marc Riboud: Home on the Road

Main Gallery

January 25 – March 8, 2008

Press Release

Howard Greenberg Gallery proudly presents a retrospective exhibition of rare vintage and contemporary photographic prints on the work of acclaimed French photojournalist Marc Riboud, one of the great names of Magnum who is best known for his extensive world travels. Comprised of more than 60 works, the exhibition features images Riboud made as he traveled throughout the world on assignment for major publications for well over fifty years. Riboud has long been associated with the illustrious Magnum Photos, Inc., having been mentored by two of the agency’s founders, famed photographers Henri Cartier-Bresson and Robert Capa. Highly sensitive to the nuances and subtleties of cultural variations, Riboud’s photographs provide insightful and memorable vignettes of our rich and diverse world. Known for his strong and graphic compositions, a sense of compassion is also present in his images.