Gregory Halpern is an American photographer; he is also a teacher at the Rochester Institute of Technology.
He joins the Magnum Photos agency in 2018.
Among the photobooks of his work: "A" (J&L Books, 2011), ZZYZX (Mack Books, 2016), "Let the Sun Beheaded Be" (Aperture, 2020). He has also co-edited with Jason Fulford an educational book for photography students titled "The Photographer's Playbook - 307 Assignments and Ideas" (Aperture, 2014).
© Portrait taken from the Magnum Photos website
Presentation by Mack Books: " « Throughout his career, Gregory Halpern has explored the elusive, inchoate notion of Americanness. It is both a difficult subject and a lofty prospect for any photographer and it remains an absolutely essential line of investigation, particularly in the context of the current political maelstrom. Traveling to the nation's...