An aerial shot from a helicopter highlights one of the many water parks at the Waterpark Capital of the World in Wisconsin. The image is from a larger project, "Flyover," exploring the Midwest culture from above.


This work ships from Minneapolis, MN, US.

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Jenn Ackerman (b. 1980) is an American photographer based in Minneapolis. Her work has been described as colorful, genuine and soulful by editors, art directors and curators around the country. Through portraiture and long-term documentary projects, she explores communities in America that fascinate her and likes to work in intimate settings. “Her intention is to peel back the veneer, revealing unguarded emotions, irony and incongruity without betraying her subjects,” (PDN).

Jenn was named a McKnight Fellow and to PDN’s 30 Photographers to Watch in 2012. Together with her husband, Tim Gruber, she works for editorial and advertising clients including People, National Geographic, ESPN the Magazine, The New York Times, TIME, and Field & Stream. Her work has been recognized by American Photography, PDN Photo Annual, the Inge Morath Award, Review Santa Fe/CENTER, Magnum Expression Award, the Honickman First Book Prize, Communication Arts Photography Annual and others. One of her projects, Trapped, was named Non-Traditional Photojournalism Publishing Project of the Year and the project’s short film won an Emmy.

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World's Largest Waterpark, 2016
Digital C-Type Photograph
17 x 22 in (43.18 x 55.88 cm) -
Image size: 14 x 21 in
Open Edition
Courtesy of artist
Signed on recto

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World's Largest Waterpark
  • Dimensions
    17 x 22 in (43.18 x 55.88 cm) -
    Image size: 14 x 21 in