The Artist Project: Published on Jun 6, 2016 Nan Goldin on Julia Margaret Cameron @metmuseum. TateShots: Nan Goldin .@TateShots


The Artist Project: Nan Goldin

TateShots: Nan Goldin Goldin began taking photographs as a teenager in Boston, Massachusetts. Her earliest works, black-and-white images of drag queens, were celebrations of the subcultural lifestyle of the community to which she belonged and which she continued to document throughout the 1990s. During this period Goldin also began making images of friends who were dying of AIDS and recorded her experiences travelling in Asia. In this TateShots interview, Goldin introduces her latest book, Eden and After; a collection of portraits she has taken of children - one of the artist's ongoing photographic subjects