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Robert Giard

Robert Giard (1939 - 2002) was a portrait, landscape, and figure photographer who came relatively late to the practice of photography. Ultimately, it would be in the area of the formal portrait that Giard’s career made its most indelible mark. In 1985, after seeing a performance of Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart dealing with the crisis of AIDS, Giard set about documenting in straightforward, unadorned, yet sometimes witty and playful portraits, a wide survey of significant gay and lesbian literary lights. His portraits included such iconic figures as Edward Albee, Allen Ginsberg, and Adrienne Rich, as well as emerging novelists making their first mark, including Sapphire, David Leavitt, Shay Youngblood, and Michael Cunningham. A selection of these portraits, culled from the five hundred examples he had by then already amassed, was published by MIT Press in 1997 as the anthology Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay and Lesbian Writers, which then served as the companion volume to the New York Public Library’s 1998 exhibition of the same name.
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Sylvia Rivera, Brooklyn, NY - Robert Giard

Sylvia Rivera, Brooklyn, NY

Robert Giard

Stephen Bulger Gallery

$5,000
Pomo Afro Homos

Pomo Afro Homos

Robert Giard

Stephen Bulger Gallery

$4,000
Storme De Larverie - Robert Giard

Storme De Larverie

Robert Giard

Stephen Bulger Gallery

$3,500
Cheryl Clarke and Jewelle Gomez - Robert Giard

Cheryl Clarke and Jewelle Gomez

Robert Giard

Stephen Bulger Gallery

$5,000
Harry Hay with John Brunside - Robert Giard

Harry Hay with John Brunside

Robert Giard

Stephen Bulger Gallery

$3,500
Sarah Schulman, New York, NY

Sarah Schulman, New York, NY

Robert Giard

Stephen Bulger Gallery

$1,000