Sheila Pree Bright
Sheila Pree Bright is an acclaimed International Photographic Artist who portrays large-scale works that combine a wide-range knowledge of contemporary culture. She is known for her series, "#1960Now, Young Americans, Plastic Bodies, and Suburbia." Bright is the author of #1960Now: Photographs of Civil Rights Activists and Black Lives Matter Protest published by Chronicle Books. Her work is featured in the New York Times and she has appeared in the 2016 feature-length documentary film Election Day: Lens Across America. Her series has exhibited at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Smithsonian National Museum of African American Museum, Washington, D.C., The Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, The Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and the Leica Gallery in New York. Her series "#1960Now, Young Americans, Plastic Bodies and Suburbia" has been extensively reviewed and written about nationally and internationally.