July 23, 2014
Peter Hujar solo show at the Maureen Paley Gallery in London, through August 24th.

http://www.maureenpaley.com/exhibitions/current/peter-hujar

June 10, 2014
Larry Ree, ca. 1973 
Backstage at the St. Marks Christmas Pageant. Larry Ree was one of the founding members of the Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, an all-male dance troupe, which continues to perform today. 

Larry Ree, ca. 1973 

Backstage at the St. Marks Christmas Pageant. Larry Ree was one of the founding members of the Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, an all-male dance troupe, which continues to perform today. 

May 19, 2014
Four&Sons Issue One — Available Now

The first issue of Four and Sons, with a feature on the Peter Hujar book “Animals and Nudes” by Klaus Kertess, is on stands now. With beautiful illustrations.

May 15, 2014
In honor of a new hi-res image. Running Horse (1985) by Peter Hujar.

In honor of a new hi-res image. Running Horse (1985) by Peter Hujar.

May 5, 2014

In about 1973, Peter Hujar went backstage at the Barnum and Bailey Circus and took portraits of the performers, including clowns, ringmasters, and the legendary animal tamer and clown “Swede” Johnson at the upper right.

April 10, 2014
Quentin Crisp on the New York Subway by Peter Hujar, 1982

Quentin Crisp on the New York Subway by Peter Hujar, 1982

April 9, 2014
Great Dane by Peter Hujar, 1981
This photograph really captures the majesty, power, and calm beauty in this animal. Look at the paws alone!
Featured in the Grey Gallery retrospective of Peter Hujar in 1990, edited by Thomas Sokolowski with interviews by Fran Lebowitz, Stephen Koch, and Vince Aletti. Some available used on Amazon. An amazing book.

http://www.amazon.com/Peter-Hujar/dp/093434907X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1397071556&sr=8-1&keywords=thomas+sokolowski+peter+hujar

Great Dane by Peter Hujar, 1981

This photograph really captures the majesty, power, and calm beauty in this animal. Look at the paws alone!

Featured in the Grey Gallery retrospective of Peter Hujar in 1990, edited by Thomas Sokolowski with interviews by Fran Lebowitz, Stephen Koch, and Vince Aletti. Some available used on Amazon. An amazing book.

http://www.amazon.com/Peter-Hujar/dp/093434907X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1397071556&sr=8-1&keywords=thomas+sokolowski+peter+hujar

April 9, 2014
Sarah Jenkins with Head Brace (III) by Peter Hujar, 1984.

One of my favorite photos of Sarah Jenkins by Peter Hujar. The expression, the neckbrace, the breasts. It makes me smile every time I see it.
It’s also featured in Peter Hujar: Animals and Nudes  edited by Klaus Kertess from Twin Palms Publishers. 

Sarah Jenkins with Head Brace (III) by Peter Hujar, 1984.

One of my favorite photos of Sarah Jenkins by Peter Hujar. The expression, the neckbrace, the breasts. It makes me smile every time I see it.

It’s also featured in Peter Hujar: Animals and Nudes  edited by Klaus Kertess from Twin Palms Publishers. 

January 30, 2014
T.C. (II), 1975

According to archive director and close Hujar friend Stephen Koch, T.C. was a stripper who would come by Hujar’s apartment on 2nd Avenue in the East Village in the 1970’s to sit at the kitchen table with tea and chat.

T.C. (II), 1975

According to archive director and close Hujar friend Stephen Koch, T.C. was a stripper who would come by Hujar’s apartment on 2nd Avenue in the East Village in the 1970’s to sit at the kitchen table with tea and chat.

December 11, 2013
Love & Lust

A new solo exhibition featuring Peter’s intimate and erotic portraits, “Love and Lust” will open at the Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco on January 4. The gallery will also be exhibiting “Nan Goldin: Nine Self Portraits” at the same time. A catalog will be published! This show is one not to miss if you are going to be in the Bay Area.

December 2, 2013
Nero Magazine » WORDS BY AMELIA ROSSELLI - PHOTOS BY PETER HUJAR

November 18, 2013
A curator discusses Peter Hujar as one of three underrated American artists at Paris Photo. "Face of a Dog" and the Bruce de Sainte Croix tryptich.

November 4, 2013
Be Sweet, Newark, 1985
Taken on one of several trips through abandoned buildings and ruins in Newark and the Meadowlands with David Wojnarowicz.  Hujar captured images of the interiors of burned out apartment buildings, churches, and wrecked cars in Newark, New Jersey, as well as the smokestacks and industrial detritus of the Meadowlands.

Be Sweet, Newark, 1985

Taken on one of several trips through abandoned buildings and ruins in Newark and the Meadowlands with David Wojnarowicz.  Hujar captured images of the interiors of burned out apartment buildings, churches, and wrecked cars in Newark, New Jersey, as well as the smokestacks and industrial detritus of the Meadowlands.

October 30, 2013
Kiki Smith, 1984

Kiki Smith, 1984

September 27, 2013
fiveoclockbot:

portrait of David Wojnarowicz by Peter Hujar, 1981. 

This is actually a portrait of the performance artist Ethyl Eichelberger from 1978.

fiveoclockbot:

portrait of David Wojnarowicz by Peter Hujar, 1981. 

This is actually a portrait of the performance artist Ethyl Eichelberger from 1978.

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