Gordon Parks

Gordon Parks Biography Humanitarian photographer Gordon Parks (1912-2006) was born into segregated Kansas in 1912. Gordon Parks' photography style developed from a fellowship chronicling extreme poverty and social conditions for the Farm Security Administration, under the mentorship of Roy Stryker. Gordon Parks also worked as a filmmaker and memoirist, breaking color boundaries across the board. Gordon Parks captured arresting images...

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Airline Terminal, Atlanta, Georgia, (37.030) At Segregated Drinking Fountain, Mobile, Alabama, (37.009) Black Classroom, Shady Grove, Alabama, (37.006) Ondria Tanner and Her Grandmother Window-shopping, Mobile, Alabama, (37.007) Outside Looking In, Mobile, Alabama, (37.008) Untitled, Alabama (37.067)