Jeanine Michna-Bales is an American artist working in the medium of photography. Her work explores our fundamentally important relationships—to the land, to others, and to oneself—and how they impact contemporary society. Her practice is based on in-depth research and she often incorporates primary source material into her projects. She is represented by PNDB Gallery and Arnika Dawkins Gallery. Michna-Bales’s work has been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the United States. She currently resides in Dallas, TX. She is the author of Through Darkness to Light: Photographs Along the Underground Railroad (2017).