Susan Mikula, since her relationship to Rachel Maddow came public, has a large following. But that is not the only reason.

Mikula is a very talented artist and a photographer who excels in the use of older technology and camera tools to produce astonishing pictures.

Here is everything you need to know about Susan Mikula.

Who Is Susan Mikula? Early Life, Bio, Age

Susan Mikula, the American artist, was born on March 7, 1958, in New Jersey. Susan Mikula is currently 61 years old in age. Although born in New Jersey, Mikula’s family later moved to New Hampshire.

Susan enrolled at the Hampshire College in Massachusetts received her formal education there. Her interest in photography emerged from a very young age, but it differed from most artists.

While everyone wants new technology pieces, Susan believes the older tools and techniques represent her authenticity and always sticks to it.

Mikula uses tools like pinhole cameras and Polaroid cameras to try and experiment with light and time. She began finding her own style by observing the works of other artists like Julian Schnabel, Cy Twombly, Agnes Martin, and others.

She also has a sister who also happens to be a photographer who works in the medical field as a medical photographer in Boston.

Meeting Rachel Maddow: Dating and Relationship

In 1999, back when Rachel Maddow was doing her doctoral dissertation, Mikula somehow got her contact address and then hired her; yes, hired Maddow to work on her yard.

After Maddow finished with her work on Mikula’s yard, both shared a mutual feeling of attraction towards each other and remain in contact.

After some time, the couple went on their first date which was at the “Ladies Day on the Range,” an event hosted by the National Rifle Association.

Since then, both have remained together like girlfriends, and now everyone addresses them as one of the most prominent partners.

Susan Mikula and Rachel Maddow, Married?

Rachel Maddow, he prominent journalism figure who currently works in MSNBC and hosts her own show called The Rachel Maddow Show is also an advocate for same-sex marriage.

She believes that Gay, Lesbian, and people of every sexuality have the right to get married, but when it comes to her own romance, things are a little different.

Susan and Rachel are dating for already over two decades, and still, the couple does not seem to get married. Rachel explicitly denied answering why she and Susan are not married.

She said that the couple keeps a lot of things about their relationship private and marriage falls in that list. She said,

"It's private,” and “that's my own relationship."