Peter Hujar - David Wojnarowicz, Manhattan-Night (III), 1985 - Photo by Peter Hujar

David Wojnarowicz

United States 1954 - 1992

Performance Art, Photography, Painting

David Wojnarowicz
David Wojnarowicz
United States
August 25, 2013
Bojan is an author for Widewalls. He is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Belgrade, majoring in English studies. He is particularly interested in English linguistics and culture. Bojan is also interested in Photography and Digital Art.

David Wojnarowicz, born in New Jersey, was an American painter, photographer, writer, filmmaker, performance artist, and AIDS activist prominent in the New York City art world. Wojnarowicz suffered from AIDS, and died in 1992.

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