Portrait by  Louis Fratino

Portrait by Louis Fratino

Marcelo Gabriel Yáñez (b. San Juan, PR 1996)

is a photographer and researcher living in Palo Alto, CA. He is currently a first year Ph.D. student studying American art in the Department of Art and Art History at Stanford University.

He holds a BA in Art History with high honors and minors in German and Medieval Studies from New York University. His honors thesis was titled 'On Peter Hujar, Steve Lawrence, and Newspaper (1969-1971)'

Between 2016 and 2017, he published a revival of Newspaper which can be found at      The Picture Newspaper

In July 2018 he co-curated The Unflinching Eye: The Symbols of David Wojnarowicz at the Mamdouha Bobst Gallery of the NYU Library.

 

MATTE Magazine 45

Presentation on David Wojnarowicz and Peter Hujar

CV available upon request

Email: mgyanez@stanford.edu