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DATE 6/25/2024

LIVE from NYPL presents Michael Stipe launching 'Even the birds gave pause'

DATE 6/22/2024

Artbook at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles Bookstore presents Penny Slinger launching and signing 'An Exorcism'

DATE 6/20/2024

picturehouse + thesmalldarkroom present Yelena Yemchuk on 'Malanka'

DATE 6/13/2024

ICP presents Eugene Richards on 'Remembrance Garden'

DATE 6/13/2024

LaToya Ruby Frazier, removing the contradiction between ideals and practice

DATE 6/8/2024

"Next-level otherness" in Pride Month staff pick 'Nick Cave: Forothermore'

DATE 6/6/2024

Celebratory and transgressive, 'John Waters: Pope of Trash' is a Pride Month Staff Pick

DATE 6/3/2024

In Nan Goldin's 'The Other Side,' you are who you pretend to be

DATE 6/2/2024

Green-Wood Cemetery presents Eugene Richards launching 'Remembrance Garden: A Portrait of Green-Wood Cemetery'

DATE 6/1/2024

There's no such thing as being extra in June! Pride Month Staff Picks 2024

DATE 5/28/2024

'Mickalene Thomas: All About Love,' on view at The Broad

DATE 5/24/2024

Celebrate Memorial Day weekend with Garry Winogrand's intimate, flashing mirror of America

DATE 5/24/2024

Beautifully illustrated essays on Arab Modernists


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“John Waters (1)” (1975) is reproduced from
CORY REYNOLDS | DATE 1/27/2018

Peter Hujar's 'Lost Downtown' photographs of 70s NY

"John Waters (1)” (1975) is reproduced from Peter Hujar: Lost Downtown, a wonderful companion to the show currently on view at the Morgan Library & Museum. Hujar “went places I never dared to, and hung out with people I’d only read about,” Vince Aletti writes. “He was charismatic and complicated and, it turned out, deeply insecure, with a damaging family history he kept mostly to himself… if he was discouraged—and he often was—he didn’t let it keep him from that evening’s screening, concert, dance performance, press party, nightclub opening, or tour of the baths. His hunger helped whet my appetite for new experiences…”

Peter Hujar: Lost Downtown

Peter Hujar: Lost Downtown

Steidl/Pace/MacGill Gallery
Hbk, 10.5 x 11 in. / 56 pgs / 20 b&w.





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