Peter Hujar  (American, 1934-1987) 

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Peter Hujar, T.C.

 

Peter Hujar
T.C.
1975

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, Daniel Schook Sucking Toe

 

Peter Hujar
Daniel Schook Sucking Toe
1981

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, Couples for New York Scenes, Michael Fajans and Sheila Raj

 

Peter Hujar
Couples for New York Scenes, Michael Fajans and Sheila Raj
1969

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, Shaggy Cow (I)

 

Peter Hujar
Shaggy Cow (I)
1985

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, Will: Char-Pei (II)

 

Peter Hujar
Will: Char-Pei (II)
1985

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, Hudson River

 

Peter Hujar
Hudson River
1975

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, Self-portrait Standing

 

Peter Hujar
Self-portrait Standing
1980

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, Horse, Warwick, R.I.

 

Peter Hujar
Horse, Warwick, R.I.
1979

Fraenkel Gallery
Peter Hujar, William Burroughs (IV)

 

Peter Hujar
William Burroughs (IV)
1975

Fraenkel Gallery
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Peter Hujar, David Brintzenhofe applying make up (II)

 

Peter Hujar
David Brintzenhofe applying make up (II), 1982
gelatin silver printm, mntd

 

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Peter Hujar, David Wojnarowicz

 

Peter Hujar
David Wojnarowicz, 1981
b&w photograph

 

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Peter Hujar, John Heys

 

Peter Hujar
John Heys, 1979
gelatin silver print

 

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1934   Born in Trenton, NJ
1987   Died in New York, NY
2014   Peter Hujar: Love & Lust, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2012   This Will Have Been: Art, Love, & Politics in the 1980s, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
2011   Legacy: The Emily Fisher Landau Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2011   Unsettled: Photography and Politics in Contemporary Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art
2011   Three Lives: Peter Hujar, Paul Thek & David Wojnarowicz, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
2010   Peter Hujar: Thek’s studio 1967, Alexander and Bonin, New York and Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich (solo)
2008   Peter Hujar, Maureen Paley, London (solo)
2008   Street & Studio: An Urban History of Photography, Tate Modern, London
2007   Peter Hujar, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London (solo)
2006   The Eighth Square: Gender, Life, and Desire in the Visual Arts since 1960, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
2005   Grimm/Rosenfeld, New York
2005   Getting Emotional, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Boston
2005   The History of Photography, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
2005   Peter Hujar, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (solo)
2005   Peter Hujar: Portraits, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston (solo)
2005   Night, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York. Traveled to Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco (solo)
2004   Animals & Us: The Animal in Contemporary Art, Gallerie St. Etienne, New York
2004   Likeness: Portraits of Artists by Other Artists, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco
2003   Histories of Photography, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York
2003   My People Were Fair and Had Cum in their Hair (but Now They’re Content to Spray Stars from your Boughs), curated by Bob Nickas, Team Gallery, New York
2002   Portraits in Life and Death, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York (solo)
2002   Portraits/Photography, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich
2002   Visions from America: Photographs from The Whitney Museum of American Art, 1940-2001, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2002   Fotografische Erwerbungen seit 1995 – Gefördert durch die Stiftung Presse-Haus NRZ, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
2002   From the Observatory,(organized by Robert Nickas), Paula Cooper Gallery, New York
2002   Photography Past/Forward: Aperture at 50, exhibiting at various locations in New York City
2001   What’s New: Recent Acquisitions in Photography, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2000   Photographs 1980-1987, Matthew Marks Gallery (solo)
1999   Galerie Berinson, Berlin (solo)
1999   Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston (solo)
1999   Hujar, The Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago (solo)
1999   Some Sort of Grace: A Relationship, Peter Hujar and David Wojnarowicz, PPOW, New York (solo)
1998   Seminal Works, James Danziger Gallery, New York (solo)
1996   Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels (solo)
1996   Peter Hujar: Das Photographische Werk, DAAD Galerie, Berlin (solo)
1996   Commonplace Mysteries: Photographs by Peter Hujar, Andrea Modica, and Bill Owens, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
1995   Pictures of the Real World (In Real Time), Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
1994   In a Different Light, University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley
1994   Peter Hujar: A Retrospective, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (solo)
1992   Peter Hujar: Portraits of Animals, James Danziger Gallery, New York (solo)
1991   Peter Hujar’s New York, James Danziger Gallery, New York (solo)
1990   Grey Art Gallery & Study Center, New York University (solo)
1990   Fine Arts Gallery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver (solo)
1990   Peter Hujar Fotografien, Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich (solo)
1989   Witnesses: Against Our Vanishing, Artist’s Space, New York
1989   Self and Shadow, Aperture Foundation (Burden Gallery), New York
1989   150 Jahre 1839-1889, Basler Kunstverein, Basel
1988   Sexual Difference: Both Sides of the Camera, Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York
1988   Les Splendeurs et Miseres du Corps, Mois de la Photo a Paris, Paris
1988   Vollbild, Eine Kunst-Ausstellung über Leben und Sterben, Die Neue Gesellschaft fur Bildende Künste, Berlin
1988   The Photographs of Peter Hujar, State University College of New York at Buffalo (solo)
1987   Sexual Difference: Both Sides of the Camera, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York
1986   Recent Photographs, Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York (solo)
1985   Nude Stripped Bare, Hayden Gallery, List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
1982   Faces Photographed: Contemporary Camera Images, Grey Art Gallery and Study Center, New York University
1982   Galerie Jurka, Amsterdam (solo)
1982   Galerie Nagel, Berlin (solo)
1982   Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt (solo)
1982   Kunsthalle Basel, Basel (solo)
1982   Peter Hujar: Foto’s 1974-81, Galerie Jurka, Amsterdam (solo)
1982   Forum Stadtparkm Graz, Steirmark (solo)
1982   Galerie Modern Art, Vienna (solo)
1981   Recent Photographs, Robert Samuel Gallery, New York (solo)
1981   New American Nudes, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Creative Photography Laboratory, Cambridge, MA
1980   Presences- The Figure and Manmade Environments, Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania
1980   Portraits, Centre d’Art contemporain, Geneva
1980   La Remise du Parc, Paris (solo)
1979   Port Washington Public Library, Port Washington, New York (solo)
1979   Recent Photographs, Marcuse Pfeifer Gallery, New York (solo)
1979   The Male Image, Robert Samuel Gallery, New York
1979   Photographs, National Arts Club, New York
1979   Fotografie als Kunst / Kunst als Fotografie, Tiroler, Austria
1979   Peter Hujar, Landesmuseum Ferdinandeum, Innsbruck; Traveled to Museum Moderner Kunst Wien, Vienna
1978   The Male Nude, Marcuse Pfeifer Gallery, New York
1978   Marcuse Pfeifer Gallery, New York (solo)
1977   New York Portraits, Marcuse Pfeifer Gallery, New York (solo)
1977   Catskill Center for Photography, Woodstock, New York (solo)
1977   New York: The City and Its People, Yale School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut
1977   Contemporary Photography, Baltimore Museum of Art, Maryland
1976   Celebration of Life Below 14th Street, Floating Foundation of Photography, New York
1975   Coming of Age in America, Midtown Y Gallery, New York
1975   Group Show, Floating Foundation of Photography, New York
1975   Portfolio by Peter Hujar, Foto Gallery, New York (solo)
1974   Floating Foundation of Photography, New York (solo)
1974   New Acquisitions, Floating Foundation of Photography, New York