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LOOK: Tom Of Finland Gets His Own Stamps... And They Are EVERYTHING (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 04.16.2014 | Gay Voices

The late graphic artist Tom of Finland, born Touko Laaksonen, is about to become further cemented as an icon for his contributions to gay art and hist...

Here's What Happened At The Art Show Where Student Claimed He'd Lose His Virginity (NSFW PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 04.04.2014 | Gay Voices

After months of media hype, an art school student who claimed he would have gay sex and lose his virginity as part of a live performance piece followe...

The Next Big Move For Jinkx Monsoon

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 03.26.2014 | Gay Voices

It's been almost a year since Jinkx Monsoon stole our hearts in the fifth season of "RuPaul's Drag Race." With this season's queens competing in the a...

Documenting The Lives Of Gay Men Around The World

Posted 03.27.2014 | Gay Voices

"The Gay Men Project" is a large-scale photography endeavor from Kevin Truong that aims to document the lives and experiences of gay men on a global s...

A Look At Historic Queer Art In LA

Posted 03.23.2014 | Gay Voices

On March 15, Los Angeles' ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives opened its "EZTV: Video Transfer" exhibition, a screening series that explores the histo...

A Day In The Life Of A Sexy Gay Biker Gang (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 03.19.2014 | Gay Voices

(Note: The above video contains nudity and graphic content and may not be appropriate for sensitive and/or work environments) From the incredible b...

LOOK: Disney's Leading Men Like You've Never Seen Them Before

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 03.14.2014 | Gay Voices

Walt Disney has likely a profound impact on your childhood and development -- and the influence of this media giant continues to play a major role in ...

LOOK: This Artist's Grandfather Came Out 5 Months Before His Death

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 03.10.2014 | Gay Voices

Artist Grant Rehnberg's grandfather came out to him as gay at the age of 90 -- only five months before his death -- and the experience certainly left ...

'The Football Players Used To Call Me Faggot And Queer'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 03.09.2014 | Gay Voices

A new film currently engaged in a Kickstarter campaign asks the question: what would happen if the world persecuted and marginalized heterosexuals and...

Did You Know The Moon Is Gay?

Posted 03.09.2014 | Gay Voices

From the mind of illustrator Graham Gremore comes this short film that asks "did you know the moon is gay?" A celestial metaphor for queerness and ...

Awesome Web Series Focused On 'Urban LGBT Scene' Set To Return

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.10.2014 | Gay Voices

Popular LGBT web series "NO SHADE" is back and seeking funding for a second season -- and you can help make it a reality. Based in New York City, ...

Take A Virtual Tour Of The Work Of Tom Of Finland And Bob Mizer (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

(Note: The video above may contain imagery that is not suitable for work or other sensitive environments) A historically important queer exhibition...

LOOK: Documenting Anonymous Gay Sex (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

"Sex with Strangers" is a long-term documentary photography project that explores the underground world of gay cruising areas and bathhouses. Shot ove...

WATCH: Where All The Stories Are LOVE Stories

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

There has never been a feature-length film documenting the story of gay marriage across America and one filmmaker is setting out to change that. D'...

This Gay Teen's Story Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Award-winning filmmaker Evan Roberts is back with a new film, "Arvind," that chronicles the experiences of a teenage boy as he embarks on a journey to...

Gwen Shockey Talks LGBT Fairy Tales and Finding Inspiration in the Lesbian Hookup Scene (NSFW PHOTOS)

Phillip M. Miner | Posted 02.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Phillip M. Miner

Anyone who finds similarities between drunk women having sex with each other in dingy bathrooms and the spiritual quests of Catholic saints is bound to make a compelling interview and, more importantly, an artist worth watching. Gwen Shockey is that artist.

LOOK: Artist Turns Grindr Photos Into Incredible Paintings

Noah Michelson | Posted 04.17.2013 | Gay Voices

Grindr has been called a lot of things but rarely is it thought of as inspirational. However, a new portrait series may make you change the way you lo...

LOOK: A Rare Look At A Gay American Icon Of Yesteryear

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.11.2013 | Gay Voices

A New York exhibition promises to shed a refreshingly intimate, revealing light on the life of a gay American icon. Set to open at the Leslie-Lohm...

Steamy Gay Photos By Italian Fashion Photographers Displayed In NYC (NSFW)

Posted 12.14.2012 | Gay Voices

The lesser-known work of some esteemed Italian fashion photographers from several generations will see the light of day in New York City for the very ...

LGBT History Month Icon Of The Day: Tom Of Finland

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 10.23.2012 | Gay Voices

The 20th century certainly had its share of incredibly influential gay artists but one man's work arguably changed the way that gay men were seen -- a...

PHOTOS: A Look Back At The Gay Heyday Of New York's Waterfront

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.05.2012 | Gay Voices

They might not date back as far as Athens' Acropolis or Egypt's pyramids, but according to Jonathan D. Katz, the piers which line New York's riverfron...

Do You Hate Homoerotic Art? Is It The Art, Or Is It You?

David Leddick | Posted 05.16.2012 | Gay Voices
David Leddick

Did you think homoeroticism in art was just a late-20th-century phenomenon, that artists like Robert Mapplethorpe, Bruce Weber, and many others were something new under the sun? We all might as well face it: homoerotic art has been with us always.

WATCH: Gay Indian Artist Attacked During Exhibition

Posted 01.06.2012 | Gay Voices

An Indian artist was brutally attacked by an unidentified assailant during an exhibition of his homoerotic paintings in Delhi, the Times of India is r...

Queer/Art/Mentorship: Why I Dislike the Term 'Queer Art' But Mentor a Queer Artist Anyway

Everett Quinton | Posted 01.03.2012 | Gay Voices
Everett Quinton

I, like so many other queer artists, grew up in fear and isolation. Even with evidence to the contrary, I still thought I was the only queer in the world. A queer mind full of wonderful queer ideas with nobody to talk to about them.

A New Community: Queer/Art/Mentorship

Ira Sachs | Posted 12.04.2011 | Gay Voices
Ira Sachs

By creating a structure for interaction among artists, among queers, among generations, we hope to create a new sense of home, a new community. Who knows what trouble we can cause.