Painting by  Louis Fratino

Painting by Louis Fratino

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

is an incoming 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