Peter Hujar CV

Selected Exhibitions


Likeness: Portraits of Artists by Other Artists, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco (catalogue)

East Village USA, The New Museum of Contemporary Art,New York (catalogue)

Artists’ Favorites, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), The Mall, London

Animals & Us: The Animal in Contemporary Art, Gallerie St. Etienne, New York


Histories of Photography, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York

The 60s Global Village, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canada (catalogue)

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


Peter Hujar: Portraits in Life and Death, Matthew Marks Gallery, NY -solo

Portraits/Photography, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich

Visions from America: Photographs from The Whitney Museum of American Art, 1940-2001, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

Fotografische Erwerbungen seit 1995 – Gefordert durch die Stiftung Presse-Haus NRZ, Museum Folkwang, Essen,Germany

From the Observatory,(organized by Robert Nickas), Paula Cooper Gallery, New York

Photography Past/Forward: Aperture at 50, exhibiting at various locations in New York City


What’s New: Recent Acquisitions in Photography, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY


Peter Hujar: Photographs 1980-1987, Matthew Marks Gallery -solo


Galerie Berinson, Berlin-solo

Howard Yezersky Gallery, Boston -solo

Hujar, The Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago -solo

Some Sort of Grace: A Relationship, Peter Hujar and David Wojnarowicz, PPOW, New York -solo


Seminal Works, James Danziger Gallery, New York -solo


Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels -solo

Peter Hujar: Das Photographische Werk, DAAD Galerie, Berlin -solo


Peter Hujar: A Retrospective, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Traveled to Fotomuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland (catalogue) -solo


Peter Hujar: Portraits of Animals, James Danziger Gallery, New York -solo

Peter Hujar’s New York, James Danziger Gallery, New York