Steve McCurry

A Life of Photography

Steve McCurry

Talk: A Life of Photography

Steve McCurry has been one of the most iconic figures in contemporary photography for more than thirty years. In collaboration with the Boardwalk Gallery show, Steve will join us to discuss his life as a photographer. McCurry has gone on to create unforgettable images over six continents and numerous countries. His body of work spans conflicts, vanishing cultures, ancient traditions and contemporary culture alike - yet always retains the human element that made his celebrated image of the Afghan Girl such a powerful image.

Steve Mccurry

Steve McCurry is an American photographer who has worked in photojournalism and editorial. He is best known for his 1984 photograph "Afghan Girl", that originally appeared in National Geographic magazine. McCurry is a member of Magnum Photos and won awards including Magazine Photographer of the Year and National Press Photographers Association; the Royal Photographic Society's Centenary Medal.