Solo Exhibition by Mary Ellen Mark (U.S.)


The solo exhibition by Mary Ellen Mark (U.S.) presents the classical documentary photography tradition where photojournalism borders on, and overlaps with, subjective documentalism. The most popular series by Mark focuses  on the vulnerable social groups of society. Mark has collaborated with “New York Times Magazine”, “Life”, “Paris-Match”, “The New Yorker”, “Rolling Stone” and many other prestigious magazines, as well as received numerous awards. The exhibition is organised in co-operation with the U.S. Embassy in Riga.

Thematic division: Road Map

Begins : 09.05.2014 21:00

Ends: 19.06.2014 21:00


  • Mūkusalas street 3

Form of event:

  • Festival
  • Event

Category of event:

  • Photography

Audience of event:

  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

The Riga Photo Month is a new pan-Baltic photography festival held in the capital city of Latvia, which will take place for the first time in May 2014, becoming one of the European Capital of Culture events. The festival’s manifold programme consists of several exhibitions, artists’ presentations, discussions, portfolio shows and self-publishing events, as well as other activities.

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