The Lives of Great Photographers
Gallery One: 15 April - 4 September 2011
This exhibition highlights some of the most famous and memorable images ever produced. It illuminates the extraordinary and sometimes exceptional lives these photographers led. Find out more about the exhibition by following the links below.
The Lives of Great Photographers Exhibition
View a selection of the photographs on display in The Lives of Great Photographers exhibition.
More about the exhibition
Engage with the subjects and issues our exhibitions raise by exploring Archive: the Museum's seasonal publication, now online.
Go to Archive
Films about The Lives of Great Photographers
These films were recorded for the exhibition. They consider the art of photography and the lives of great photographers.
Watch films about The Lives of Great Photographers
Read about the exhibition on the Museum blog. We will be adding more posts throughout the duration of the exhibition, so do visit again.
Go to the Museum blog
We asked the question: Who is your favourite photographer and why? Here are some of the responses.
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