Awards and Exhibitions

Mark Tuschman Exhibit


2010: Photographer of the Year sponsored by Global Health Council

2014: Grand Prize for Social Documentary Photography sponsored by Management Sciences for Health and Social Documentary Network


1980: San Francisco- Focus Gallery Photography for Social Change (exhibited with Jacob Riis)

2010: London- Pacific Health Summit sponsored by Gates Foundation and the Wellcome Trust focusing on maternal and newborn health

2011: New York: Audacia Forum promoting girls’ education

2012: San Francisco: World Affairs Council – Dowry Abuse and Child Brides in India

2013 and 2014: San Francisco: World Affairs Council featured in Global Visons a juried exhibition

2013: Hayward CA: Photo Central Exhibit on Girl’s Education in Ghana

2013: Kuala Lumpur: Women Deliver Conference promoting girls and women’s human rights

2015: San Francisco: World Affairs Council- West Coast Premier and Exhibition of work from Faces of Courage

2015: Atlanta- Carter Center for Human Rights Forum

2016: Princeton- Hun School- Faces of Courage Exhibition

2016: Palo Alto- Castilleja School- Faces of Courage Exhibit and lectures

Tuschman has also made presentations at several other events in the SF Bay Area.

2016: Copenhagen- Women Deliver Conference promoting girls and women’s human rights

2017: Florence- Exhibit from Faces of Courage

2019: Menlo Park, CA- Art Ventures Gallery, Immigration: Photography and Stories of Courage and Resilience

2019: Hayward, CA- Photo Central Gallery: Immigrants are US exhibition

2019: Winchester, VA, Shenandoah University- Exhibition from Faces of Courage

2020: University of Michigan- Exhibition from Immigrants are US-photos and stories

2020: University of San Diego-Kroc School of Peace Studies- Exhibition from Immigrants are US- photos and stories

2021: Lynchburg, VI: Randolph College/Maier Museum- Exhibition from Faces of Courage

2021: Menlo Park, CA- Art Ventures Gallery: Essential Farmers and Farmworkers: Silent Heroes of the Pandemic

Future Exhibits

2023: Meridian International in Washington DC, Mexican Museum in SF and various venues in Napa and Monterey CA featuring work from Together We Rise: Immigrants in America

Publications of Significance

2009: Capital of Hope: A Visual Documentary on the effects of microfinance in an African village

2013: United Nations Population Fund State of the World Population Report

2013: Ten Years of Reproductive Health Grantmaking in Nigeria, Packard Foundation

2014: Photos from Faces of Courage used to illustrate post 2015 Millennium Development Goals

2015: Faces of Courage: Intimate Portraits of Women on the Edge, Val de Grace publishers, cited as one of the best photography books of the year: East Coast launch of book was held at the Ford Foundation In NY, West Coast at World Affairs Council

2021: Global Health 101, Richard Skolnik, Jones and Bartlett publishers

Val de Grace ( plans on publishing Together We Rise: Immigrants in America in 2023

Together We Rise Montage

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