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Past Exhibition

  • Bruce Davidson, A Freedom Rider sings on the bus from Montgomery to Jackson, May 1961. © Bruce Davidson/Magnum Photos

Time of Change: Bruce Davidson, Civil Rights Photographs, 1961–65


The exhibition presents photographs from a critical moment in America's history by one of the country's most distinguished documentary photographers, Bruce Davidson. In the tradition of humanistic or "concerned" documentary photographer, Davidson's photographs are charged with the emotional impact of events rather than simply offering an explicit journalistic account. Curated by Kristen Lubben.