nan goldin

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nan goldin’s most powerful images become supreme must-haves

A new generation are set to wear snapshots taken during the AIDS epidemic, inside the LGBT spaces of New York City, Paris, and beyond.
Steve Salter
3.26.18
Culture

mark morrisroe's gritty 80s polaroids of his lovers and friends

As an exhibition of his electrifying photographs opens in New York, i-D revisits the short life of the teen-hustler-turned-punk-artist who once left a turd in Nan Goldin’s mailbox.
Emily Manning
2.1.18
News

read nan goldin’s powerful new essay on opioid addiction

The legendary photographer's new project is taking on those responsible for the opioid crisis.
Hannah Ongley
1.3.18
News

nan goldin has a semi-secret instagram account

It's InstaNan!
Hannah Ongley
12.21.17
Culture

intimate family photos by nan goldin, tina barney, and dawoud bey

In a new exhibition, the Museum of Fine Arts considers families — the ones we’re born into, and the ones we make ourselves. Curator Karen Haas tells us about five major works.
Emily Manning
12.6.17
Culture

​luis venegas goes pink in paris

A new rose-tinted exhibition by editor Luis Venegas brings together artists such as Nan Goldin, Bruce Weber, and Juergen Teller, for a look at the “undeniable queer history” of the color pink.
Lynette Nylander
2.23.17
Photography

nan goldin's little-seen drawings are on view for the first time

‘blood on my hands’ — a show now on view in New York City — reveals how the celebrated artist’s diaries impact the work she makes today.
Emily Manning
11.8.16
News

nan goldin and patti smith are making art in oscar wilde's prison cell

Ai Weiwei and Wolfgang Tillmans have also created works inspired by Reading Prison's most notorious inmate.
Hannah Ongley
9.6.16
News

​ai weiwei and patti smith to participate in art project at prison oscar wilde was sent to for being gay

The major new site-specific project will bring a group of the best artists and writers in the world to Reading Prison, where Wilde was incarcerated during the 1890s.
Charlotte Gush
7.21.16
Culture

capturing secret moments in the age of surveillance

Andy Warhol, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and Cindy Sherman explore identity and technology in Public, Private, Secret: the International Center of Photography's first exhibition in its new home on the Bowery.
Hannah Ongley
6.23.16
Culture

nan goldin’s legendary portraits of disaffected youth get new life

The photographer's landmark series "The Ballad of Sexual Dependency," comprised of nearly 700 portraits of youth from Boston to Berlin, is getting an immersive exhibition in New York this weekend.
Hannah Ongley
6.10.16
Art

beatniks, crossdressers, and biker gangs: documenting american outsiders

Nonconformist American artists from Diane Arbus and Kenneth Anger to Nan Goldin and Gordon Parks come together in 'Outsiders,' a new exhibition that chronicles 30 years of life on the margin.
Emily Manning
3.16.16