Steve McCurry photo exhibition in Sofia from May 25 – June 17

Written by on April 21, 2016 in Leisure - Comments Off on Steve McCurry photo exhibition in Sofia from May 25 – June 17

An exhibition of photographs and documentary footage by America’s Steve McCurry will be held at the Vivacom Art Hall gallery in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia from May 25 to June 17 2016.

McCurry is perhaps best-known for his photograph “Afghan girl”, taken during a visit to a refugee camp in Pakistan.

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Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he studied cinematography at Pennsylvania State University. He has won some of the most prestigious awards including the Robert Capa Gold Medal, National Press Photographers award, and an unprecedented four first prizes in the World Press Photo contest.

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Admission to the exhibition is free.

(All photos (c) Steve McCurry, except photo of McCurry, (c) Bruno Barbey)

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