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7 MILES A SECOND

This week, Printed Matter will launch the new edition of 7 MILES A SECOND, the graphic novel by David Wojnarowicz depicting the artist’s life as an underage hustler, and an adult living with societal indifference to AIDS. James Romberger (who drew the book) and Marguerite Van Cook (its colorist) will sign copies. 7 MILES A SECOND WITH JAMES ROMBERGER […]

WEIGHT OF THE EARTH

WEIGHT OF THE EARTH—THE TAPE JOURNALS OF DAVID WOJNAROWICZ is a collection of “audio journals that document Wojnarowicz’s turbulent attempts to understand his anxieties and passions, tracking his thoughts as they develop in real time.”* Artforum editor David Velasco has written an introduction for book, out now from Semiotext(e). WEIGHT OF THE EARTH—THE TAPE JOURNALS […]

LUIS FRANGELLA

Hal Bromm presents an exhibition of work by the late Luis Frangella and his friend and collaborator David Wojnarowicz, opening tomorrow night.   DESDE NEW YORK—LUIS FRANGELLA AND DAVID WOJNAROWICZ Opening reception: Wednesday, September 5. Exhibition: September 5 through December 21. HAL BROMM GALLERY, 90 West Broadway, New York City. Desde New York at Hal […]

DAVID WOJNAROWICZ

Untitled (One Day This Kid . . .) is one of dozens of landmark works by David Wojnarowicz now on view in the late artist’s retrospective at the Whitney.   DAVID WOJNAROWICZ—HISTORY KEEPS ME AWAKE AT NIGHT Through September 30. WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York City. whitney.org/DavidWojnarowicz David Wojnarowicz, Untitled (One Day This […]

DAVID WOJNAROWICZ AT P.P.O.W.

In conjunction with the artist’s retrospective at the Whitney, a exhibition of the installations of David Wojnarowicz is now on view in Chelsea.   SOON ALL THIS WILL BE PICTURESQUE RUINS—THE INSTALLATIONS OF DAVID WOJNAROWICZ Through August 24. P.P.O.W., 535 West 22nd Street, New York City. ppowgallery.com ppowgallery.com/press-release Above: David Wojnarowicz (center) in You Killed Me […]

POSTCARDS FROM LONDON

Harris Dickinson—fresh from his Beach Rats and Trust triumphs—returns to Outfest in the very stylish drama POSTCARDS FROM LONDON (think Caravaggio meets Pink Narcissus), where he joins a troupe of erudite, art-loving hustlers. POSTCARDS FROM LONDON marks the return to cinema of writer-director Steve McLean, whose last film was Postcards from America, the 1994 feature based on the […]

VINCE ALETTI ON PETER HUJAR

Vince Aletti—collector, photography critic, and Peter Hujar’s East Village neighbor and friend—will join David Wojnarowicz biographer Cynthia Carr, author Jonathan D. Katz, and Hujar model and printing lab co-founder Gary Schneider for a conversation about Hujar, in conjunction with the Morgan exhibition of the photographer’s work.   PETER HUJAR—LIFE AND TIMES, Saturday, April 7, at 2 pm. themorgan.org/peter-hujar-life-and-times […]