Maggie Steber | Still Division
Maggie Steber is a documentary photographer who has worked in 66 countries on humanistic, cultural, and historical projects. Her honors include the Leica Medal of Excellence, World Press Photo Foundation, the Overseas Press Club, Pictures of the Year, the Medal of Honor for Distinguished Service to Journalism from the University of Missouri, the Alicia Patterson Grant, the Ernst Haas Grant, and a Knight Foundation grant for the New American Newspaper project. In 2013 Steber was named as one of eleven Women of Vision by National Geographic Magazine, publishing a book and touring an exhibition in five cities.
For over three decades, she has worked in Haiti, her monograph, DANCING ON FIRE, was published by Aperture. She continues the work and shows both historic and recent images at www.audacityofbeauty.com. She also served as a contract photographer for Newsweek Magazine and as AME of Photography and Features at the Miami Herald where she oversaw multiple projects that won or were finalists for the Pulitzer. In 2014 she served as a jurist for the Pulitzer Prize Awards.