Magnum Photos Event
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Exhibition
Exhibition
by Susan Meiselas

When:

Apr 17 - Aug 2 2020

Where:

Herzfeld Center for Photography and Media Arts

Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Drive

Milwaukee, 53202

Wisconsin

American photographer Susan Meiselas (b. 1948) seeks to bear witness to stories that might otherwise go unnoticed. She has traveled from rural county fairs to conflict-ridden Central America, working closely and over long periods with her subjects, focusing her lens on what she thinks the public needs to see. A member of Magnum Photos since 1976, Meiselas creates photographs that raise provocative questions about the documentary practice and the relationship between photographer and subject.

Susan Meiselas: Through a Woman’s Lens presents never-before-shown photographs alongside iconic series that reflect the artist’s ongoing commitment to sharing the stories of women.