the photographer highlighting flaws in the american dream
As an exhibition of photographs by the renowned American documentary photographer Danny Lyon go on show at London’s Beetles + Huxley, find out more about the man who shot everything from U.S. biker culture to the Texas prison system to the Civil Rights...
why danny lyon's iconic civil rights era photographs are more relevant than ever
Some of the most powerful photographs of the Civil Rights Era are by photographer and activist Danny Lyon. Last week at the Whitney Museum, Lyon sat down with his longtime friend, congressman John Lewis, to discuss a new retrospective of his...
danny lyon’s powerful portraits of forgotten people
The legendary photographer captures the misery and optimism of disenfranchised communities in a large-scale exhibition at the Whitney museum.