When I was 10 years old, I had the unusual experience of walking down Market Street in San Francisco with my art teacher and my best friend. As we looked out at the big city, with its vast array of businessmen and homeless people, my art teacher leaned over us and said: “I want you […]
Laena Wilder is a photographer, educator and documentarian. Exhibitions of Wilder‘s photographs have been displayed internationally and domestically, including the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, the Kostroma Municipal Gallery in Russia, SECCA – the South Eastern Center for Contemporary Art and the Foto Gallerie in Hong Kong among others. Her work is in several private and corporate collections including San Francisco’s Modernism Gallery and the Gap Corporate Art Collection. Wilder teamed up with Anthropologist Mary Strong and the University of Texas Press to produce a very distinctive textbook: Viewpoints, Visual Anthropologists at Work. Visit at wildervision.com.