The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery has acquired a now iconic image of the singer/songwriter Beyonce.
Exciting news below…Array
The entertainer posed for the snap as part of her recent spread with Vogue magazine (2018) and has now learned the Smithsonian has acquired it so that they can display it in the museum.
Its curator of photographs Leslie Ureña explained why…
This particular work brought us closer to Beyoncé’s words, appearing within the magazine’s pages. And showing us more of the historic shoot.
Photographer Tyler Mitchell shared this message after learning of the good news…
A year ago today we broke the flood gates open.Since then it was important to spend the whole year running through them making sure every piece of the gate was knocked down. And now I’m glad to share this picture is being acquired into the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery’s permanent collection.