Hiroji Kubota, born in Tokyo in 1939, began his career in 1961 by assisting photographers René Burri, Burt Glinn, and Elliott Erwitt on their visit to Japan. Kubota later became a member of Magnum Photos himself in 1965. Over the course of his career, Hiroji Kubota has captured such historical events as America's civil rights movement and the fall of Saigon and has paid a number of visits to North Korea on photographic expeditions.
Hiroji Kubota Photographer
Over the course of a career spanning more than 50 years, Magnum photographer Hiroji Kubota has spent his life traveling extensively and documenting the world around him. From his coverage of the Black Panther Party in the mid-1960s to his...