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Martin Parr

Martin Parr is one of the most famous documentary photographers of his generation. With more than 100 books and around thirty others published by him, his photographic heritage is already established.
Parr also acts as a curator and editor. He was curator of two photographic festivals, Arles in 2004 and the Brighton Photo Biennial in 2010. More recently, he was curator of the exhibition Strange and Familiar at the Barbican Center in London.
Martin Parr has been a member of the Magnum agency since 1994 and was its President from 2013 to 2017. In 2013, Parr was appointed associate professor of photography at the University of Ulster (Northern Ireland).
Martin Parr's works are among the collections of major museums, such as the Tate, the Center Pompidou and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. In 2017, Martin Parr created the Martin Parr Foundation.
In 2019, the National Portrait Gallery in London hosted a major exhibition of his work entitled "Only Human".

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