Monroe Gallery of Photography specializes in classic black & white photography with an emphasis on humanist and photojournalist imagery. The gallery features work by more than 50 renowned photographers and also represents a select group of contemporary and emerging photographers. Additionally, the gallery is able to search and locate specific photographs you may be looking for. Visitors to the spacious gallery are invited to view some of the best photography the 20th and 21st century have to offer.
Sidney and Michelle Monroe maintain extensive personal connections with important photographers, clients, collectors, dealers, estates, auction houses, and archives world-wide. They have consulted with photographers, estates, and archives to curate and organize numerous important exhibitions and collections. They advise private collectors, museums and corporations with an emphasis on building significant collections with a variety of prudent focuses. They are acknowledged experts on the life and work of numerous important photographers, including several famed LIFE Magazine photojournalists, such as Margaret Bourke-White, Carl Mydans, and Alfred Eisenstaedt. Following 20 years of experience in the New York City market, Monroe Gallery of Photography opened in Santa Fe in 2002.