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Nan Goldin

American photographer

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Goldin is well known for her intimate depictions of the transgender subculture, as well as her images of friends dying of AIDS. The Whitney Museum retrospective of her work in 1996 titled “The Ballad of Sexual Dependency” was influential.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500105338.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Nan Goldin:

Nan Goldin Suzanne and Philippe on the Train, Long Island, 1985 Cibachrome color photographic print
http://dac-collection.wesleyan.edu/art38314 is a persistent link to this page with no user-session information.

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