Nan Goldin artworks and editions
Nan Goldin is one of the most famous contemporary artists of America. Her photographs are characterised by a high level of intimacy and insights into her privacy. Goldin’s artworks and editions show the turbulent life of female artists in New York during the 1970s and 1980s.
The coloured snapshots that were often taken at night have a high recognition value owing to her subjects as well as the unique aesthetics. Nan Goldin’s art shows her direct social environment as well as her self-portraits which are an essential part of her work. Recurring themes of her artworks are sexuality, friendship, drugs, HIV, and death. Besides artworks in the most important collections of contemporary art, Nan Goldin also received awards and prizes.