Magnum Gallery, Paris
4 July – 6 September, 2014
The exhibition ‘Backstage’, brings together nine Magnum photographers, featuring Susan Meiselas with her series "Carnival Strippers" 1972-1975 which traces the itinerant life of women who performed stripteases for small town carnivals in New England, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina. Dancers on stage and off, photographing their public performances as well as their private lives.
In her series Pandora's Box, high-class Manhattan S & M club in the 90s, Susan Meiselas documents the behind the scenes, role-playing "vacations from reality," where...