Past Exhibition

Women Seeing Women

Staley-Wise Gallery presents an exhibition celebrating prominent women photographers from the fields of documentary and fashion photography

Bieke Depoorter I AM ABOUT TO CALL IT A DAY. 2010. © Bieke Depoorter | Magnum Photos

Twelve photographers from Magnum Photos are engaged in a visual and thematic dialogue with twelve photographers working globally in the field of editorial and advertising photography.

Photographing and moving in different spheres, they are recording and interacting with women in the larger world to highlight disparate subjects such as war, childhood, religion, sexuality and style while celebrating the complexity of the female experience.

Inge Morath © The Inge Morath Foundation Veiled Muslim women (wives of one man) and caged cockatoos. Shiraz, Iran. 1956. © Inge Morath © The Inge Morath Foundation | Magnum Photos
Alessandra Sanguinetti Camilla. Buenos Aires, Argentina. 1999. © Alessandra Sanguinetti | Magnum Photos
Susan Meiselas Traditional Indian dance mask from the town of Monimbo, adopted by the rebels during the fight against Somoza to conceal identity. NICARAGUA. 1978. © Susan Meiselas | Magnum Photos
Eve Arnold US actress Marilyn Monroe, studio sessions. Los Angeles, California, USA. 1960. © Eve Arnold | Magnum Photos

Photographers included in this exhibition are: Eve Arnold / Olivia Arthur / Lillian Bassman / Louise Dahl-Wolfe / Bieke Depoorter / Carolyn Drake / Martine Franck / Toni Frissell / Sheva Fruitman / Isabella Ginanneschi / Pamela Hanson / Ruth Harriet Louise / Diana Markosian / Susan Meiselas / Sheila Metzner / Inge Morath / Genevieve Naylor / Priscilla Rattazzi / Cristina Garcia Rodero / Alessandra Sanguinetti / Marilyn Silverstone / Newsha Tavakolian / Deborah Turbeville / Ellen von Unwerth

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