24 January 2023


Oscar Nomination For Nan Goldin Film All the Beauty and the Bloodshed

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed has received an Oscar Nomination for best documentary at this year’s Academy Awards.

12 September 2022


Nan Goldin Doc Wins Top Prize At Venice – Controversial Warhol Red Portrait Auctioned 

A new documentary film exploring the career and activism of the American Photographer Nan Goldin and the fall of the Sackler family

23 March 2021


Disgraced Sackler Family To Have Name Removed From Dozens of Museums

Why do I feel so much vitriol towards the Sackler family? Could it be that after 450,000 opioid-related deaths…

21 October 2020

Sackler Opioid Case Settled: US Justice Department Announces Global Resolution

Opioid Manufacturer Purdue Pharma: Justice Department Announces Global Resolution of Criminal and Civil Investigations

12 December 2019

Nan Goldin: Sirens – Marian Goodman Gallery -Jude Cowan Montague

Nan Goldin is an American photographer who has chronicled her life for art gallery-goers. Her themes include intimacy, moments from an encounter with the HIV crisis, living on the urban edge, the LGBT community, youth and love. She is called the voice of a generation.

22 November 2019

Nan Goldin and Dr Nicholas Cullinan In Conversation NPG – David Buckley

To coincide with her major exhibition “Sirens” at the Marian Goodman Gallery, Nan Goldin was welcomed by a full-house audience at the National Portrait Gallery.

2 November 2019

Roundhouse Refuses Sackler £1m Donation

The Roundhouse in London is to continue to use the controversial Sackler family signage on the theatre patron’s wall even though they have refused to accept a promised £1m donation.

2 August 2019

Sackler Family Robs Peter So They Don’t Have To Pay Paul in Opioid Crisis

A filing to the Supreme Court, in the U.S. State of Arizona, has alleged that the Sackler family “siphoned” billions from the family-owned company, Purdue Pharma to deplete it in order to avoid paying claims connected to the prescription opioid painkiller OxyContin.”

17 July 2019

Louvre Removes Sackler Name From Galleries After PAIN Protest

Musée du Louvre has removed or taped over all references to the Sackler Family in response to protests from organisations including Nan Goldin’s PAIN (Prescription Addiction Intervention Now group.

25 March 2019

Photographer Nan Goldin Welcomes Sackler Decision To Suspend Arts Funding

The activist photographer Nan Goldin, who has staged anti-Sackler protests at leading international museums has welcomed the decision of the family and Trust to withdraw future arts funding.

10 February 2019


Nan Goldin Takes Over The Guggenheim To Protest Sackler Donations

Nan Goldin the photographer and anti-opioid activist, brought her campaign to the Guggenheim, New York yesterday with a Saturday night protest.

12 March 2018

Nan Goldin Holds Sackler OxyContin Protest At Met Egyptian Temple

The photographer Nan Goldin and a crowd of 100 demonstrators were out en masse protesting at the Egyptian temple located at the Metropolitan Museum in NY.

9 January 2018

Nan Goldin: Epidemic Opioid Addiction Demands Sackler Family Accountability

Nan Goldin has woven a practice revolving around human crisis whether it be the 1980s AIDS epidemic or domestic abuse. Her own experiences offer a first-hand insight into many of today’s issues  “Most of my community was lost to AIDS,” Goldin states in a new essay highlighting her latest cause, the current Oxycontin addiction pandemic.  “I can’t stand by […]

10 January 2017

Nan Goldin and Marina Abramovic Turn The Camera To Women

Photography and video works drawn from the collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C. go on display at the Whitechapel Gallery 18 January -16 April.

27 June 2016


Nan Goldin: Major New Exhibition Opens At MoMa New York

As part of its Spring/Summer programme of exhibitions, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) is reinstalling its second-floor contemporary galleries with three large-scale, single-work installations by contemporary artists Nan Goldin, Teiji Furuhashi and Tony Oursler. Presented in distinct galleries, the featured works on view are Nan Goldin’s The Ballad of Sexual Dependency(1979-2004),  Furuhashi’s Lovers (1994) and Oursler’s Imponderable (2015–16). Immersive in their construction and generous in […]