Vik Muniz is a Brazilian photographer who was born in 1961. His work is currently being shown at multiple venues like The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City and will be on exhibit at Samek Art Gallery in Lewisburg on January 18, 2022. Numerous key galleries and museums such as Pace Prints, 26th Street have featured Vik Muniz’s work in the past.Vik Muniz’s work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $200 USD to $293,000 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 1999 the record price for this artist at auction is $293,000 USD for The Sugar Children: Valentina, the Fastest; Jacynthe Loves Orange Juice; Big James Sweats Buckets; Lil’ Calist Can’t Swim; Valicia Bathes in Sunday Clothes; Ten Ten’s Weed Necklace, sold at Christie’s New York in 2015. Vik Muniz has been featured in articles for Ocula, Juliet Art Magazine and ARTFORUM. The most recent article is Ways in Which Art Can Fight Climate Change written for Daily Art Magazine in December 2021.