From Enriika Vunk’s article for EESTIFOTO:

New York at that time was plagued by blackouts, crime and financial problems, but it was a particularly sweet time for photographers.

Petapixel tells the story of Meryl Meisler, who worked as a public school teacher for 31 years, and published her rich photo collection only after her retirement in 2010.

Read the full article.

Browse the exhibition “Meryl Meisler | “Simply Scintillating: A Retrospective” at CLAMP.
Browse all of Meryl Meisler’s work at CLAMP.