Announcing the Open Call for the VII Masterclass in Warsaw!
Beginning on September 13, 2018, VII photographers Stefano De Luigi, Ziyah Gafic, Ed Kashi, Maciek Nabrdalik, Ilvy Njiokiktjien, Maggie Steber, Sara Terry and Tomas Van Houtryve, along with multiple guest speakers, will work with students during 3 four-day sessions, spread over the course of seven months.
The previous editions of the VII Masterclass in Milan and Berlin drew 48 students from 19 different countries. Don’t miss out on the unique opportunity to participate in VII Masterclass Warsaw — apply now through June 14, 2018!
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Gender, sexual harassment and the #MeToo movement have sparked one of the most intense debates of recent years. How does the conversation move forward from here? What does it take for real change to happen?
The 7 women of VII — Anush Babajanyan, Linda Bournane Engelberth, Jessica Dimmock, Ilvy Njiokiktjien, Maggie Steber, Nichole Sobecki and Sara Terry — held a roundtable with a frank discussion about the issues facing women — and men — and our industry today.
In a recent interview with Bridges Unite, VII Emeritus Member Maggie Steber talks about her first job as a photographer, her love for Haiti, and how she finds beauty in unexpected places.
“When you look at Maggie’s trajectory, the accolade of awards and recognitions speak to her success as a photographer. But at a closer glance, her biggest achievement lies in her work’s ability to look humanity in the eye without shying away. With her resilient, observant nature, she has encountered its many faces, and brought their essence, uninhibited and pure, to light.”
Read the full interview here >>