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'Show the struggle, but also the great accomplishment,' says photographer behind minority photo series

'Show the struggle, but also the great accomplishment,' says photographer behind minority photo series

Visitors to the new Annenberg Space for Photography exhibition may be surprised to learn that the show’s featured photographer and documentarian, known for focusing on minority and marginalized communities including African Americans, Latinos and women, is a straight white man.

Growing up in a racially segregated Miami, Timothy Greenfield-Sanders has long had an interest in minority communities. The son of a woman who co-founded one of the first integrated music, art and dance schools in the South in the early 1950s, Greenfield-Sanders was conscious of racial inequity and discrimination, he said. Now, the entire portrait and film series that includes “The Black...

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