James Bidgood

Visual Arts, 2005

James Bidgood is a New York-based photographer, filmmaker and costume designer. His underground classic Pink Narcissus (1972) was screened in movie theaters and museums worldwide and is currently distributed by Strand Releasing. Bidgood’s photography has been exhibited in solo shows at Nikolai Fine Art in New York; The Schoolhouse Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts; Galeria Maraeini in Bologna, Italy; and Galeria Espacio in Madrid, Spain. A 1960 graduate of the Parsons School of Design, Bidgood’s photographs have been published by Taschen in the book James Bidgood.

Awards and Accomplishments

2010: James Bidgood's _Pink Narcissus_ is named #48 of 80 American Classics in OUT magazine

2005: Bidgood is The Honored Artist at benefit Gayla! for Exit Art’s exhibition, Homomuseum