American photographer Bruce Davidson attended Rochester Institute of Technology and Yale University. From 1957 he worked as a freelance photographer and became a member of Magnum Photos in 1958. Davidson gained recognition in the early 1960s for his powerful and comprehensive documentation of the American civil rights movement. He received a Guggenheim fellowship in 1962, and had a solo show at MoMa, New York, the following year. Davidson’s work has been exhibited worldwide and included in a number of photographic publications. His awards include a Gold Medal Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Arts Club in 2007.
To ensure the health and safety of the public, in line with current government restrictions, IMMA’s galleries will close from 24 December until further notice. All tickets purchased for Paula Rego, Obedience and Defiance exhibition will be refunded over the next two weeks. We appreciate your patience during this time.