Sebastiao Salgado

photo of Sebastiao Salgado

Sebastiao Salgado is a Paris based photojournalist, who has documented the lives of Latin American peasants, diamond mine workers in Brazil, and famine in Africa.

His most recent books Migrations: Humanity in Transition and The Children: Refugees and Migrants illuminate the plight of migrants, refugees, and displaced persons all over the world. His previous books include An Uncertain Grace and Workers: An Archaeology of the Industrial Age.


Sebastiao Salgado elsewhere on Lannan.org

Sebastiao Salgado, (Events)
Eduardo Galeano and Sebastião Salgado with Amy Goodman, (Events)

Artworks



Mosque Istiqlal Jakarta 1996 Sebastiao Salgado

Mosque of Istiqlal. Jakarta, 1996

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

A Victim Of War Jade Maiwan Avenue Kabul Sebastiao Salgado

A victim of war on Jade Maiwan Avenue. Kabul. Afghanistan, 1996

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

The Takeover By Landless Peasants Sebastiao Salgado

The takeover by landless peasants of the Giacometti plantation. State of Parana, Brazil, 1996

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

Ho Chih Minh City Vietnam Sebastiao Salgado

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 1995

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

Along The Bund Huangpu River Shanghai Shina 1998 Sebastiao Salgado

Along the Bund, by the Huangpu River.  Shanghai, China, 1998

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

Church Gate Station Bombay Sebastiao Salgado

Church Gate Station. Bombay, India, 1995

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

A Peasant Fighter More Islamic Liberation Front Sebastiao Salgado

A peasant fighter of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front.  Cotabato, Mindanao Island, the Philippines

A peasant fighter of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. Cotabato, Mindanao Island, the Philippines, 1999

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

Rwandan Refugee Camp Benako Tanzania 1994 Sebastiao Salgado

Rwandan refugee camp of Benako, Tanzania, 1994

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

Candidates Illegal Immigration By Steel Barrier Sebastiao Salgado

Candidates to illegal migration by the steel barrier built by the U.S.A. U.S.-Mexican border.

Candidates to illegal migration by the steel barrier built by the U.S.A.
U.S.-Mexican border. Tijuana, Mexico, 1997

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection

Refugees Bosnian Enclave Bijhac Sebastiao Salgado

Refugees from the Bosnian enclave of Bihac squat the destroyed houses of Turanj.  Krajina, Croatian

Refugees from the Bosnian enclave of Bihac squat the destroyed houses of Turanj.  Krajina, Croatian territory occupied by the Serbs, 1994

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


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