Museum für Photographie Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
Gisela Parak is the director of Museum of Photography, Braunschweig, Germany, which was founded in 1984. The museum shows up to eight exhibitions on contemporary and twentieth century photography every year. The Museum of Photography does not offer commercial promotion for photographers, but supports young promising talent as well as excellent international artists to develop experimental and innovative exhibition concepts.
Dr. Parak is interested in social documentary and conceptual photography, particularly works of art that transgress conventional presentation formats. She has a strong interest in American photography, political topics, and ecological concerns.