Susan Mikula is an American photographer and an artist but is best known for being in an open lesbian relationship with Rachel Maddow who is popular as a television personality, host, author and a political commentator as well. The duo has shut down the mouth of those stereotype people and has proven that gender issues are not the ultimate determinant of a true love. Both of them are together for more than a decade and are supportive of each others’ professional path.
Mikula is an amazing photographer who sees the world from a different angle that nobody has earlier seen. She mostly uses instant cameras mainly in Polaroid and is taken without extra light or flash. Compared to her girlfriend, the American aspiring photographer is not so popular and therefore Susan Mikula is lacking her profile on Wikipedia. Let’s explore in detail about Susan’s wiki below:
Early Life and Education
The American photographer was born on January 01, 1970, which makes Susan Mikula age be 48 years old as of 2018. However, there is confusion regarding her exact birthday as some wiki sites have mentioned that the birth year of Mikula is in 1958. Her place of birth is in New Jersey, United States. She hasn’t revealed her personal wikis like her early life, parents, siblings and other related details. She is possible of White ethnicity background and is an American citizen. Talking about her education & academic achievements, Mikula attended Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts where she took the classes of color theory.
Career and Professional Life
By profession, Susan is a photographer. She developed in arts and photography from her early age. At first, she used to capture pictures through her SX-70 Polaroid camera. Her shoots were amazing and the methodology she used to capture pictures softens edges. In addition to her photography career, Susan has launched her own site i.e. www.susanmikula.com from where she has been presenting her arts. She works with modifying vintage cameras on available lights and is focused on experimenting with new instant films. The best technique of Susan is to hold the camera open from where she chooses the right period of time to take in the available light.
The works of Susan has been presented in solo and group exhibitions on several parts of the country including Los Angeles, New York, Miami, San Francisco and Northampton and Provincetown Massachusetts.
Further, Susan has been also a successful writer and authored numerous books. Her book entitled ‘Susan Mikula: Kilo” was published in June 2017 during the occasion of the solo presentation at Volta13 in Switzerland. Other authored works of her include “Susan Mikula: u.X”, “Susan Mikula: American Bond” and “Susan Mikula: Photographs, 2008.”
Moving to her personal life, Susan is an open lesbian and is dating her girlfriend Rachel Maddow. The couple hasn’t decided to get married but is in a deep affection for each other. As per some online reports, the duo started dating since the end of the 1990’s. The couple first met when Rachel hired her to do a yard work in her house. They came to know each other and started sharing love and feelings with each other. The event “Ladies Day on the Range” by the National Rifle Association was the first date of the couple. The couple is living in a farmhouse situated at Western Massachusetts. Despite sharing a smoothly going relationship, the couple is childless and may think about adopting a child.
Regarding her body measurements, Susan has an average height of 5 feet and inches. Her weight is about 70kg which makes her appear a little bit fat compared to her partner. However, this weight is considered to be normal considering Susan’s age. She has blue eyes being blessed with long shiny gray hair.
Salary and Net worth
Most of the incomes of Susan are derived from her photography works. Further, her authored books have added some amount in her total fortune. The estimated net worth of American photographer Susan Mikula is 5 million USD which is very less in compared to her partner whose net worth is supposed to be 20 million USD.
Wiki and Facts
Susan Mikula is not active on social networking sites like Facebook. Instagram and Twitter, neither her bio is available on Wikipedia. She has done her best to keep her personal details far away from the spotlight.