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10 Queer Feminist Artists Who Are Challenging Today's 'Body Oppression' (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.20.2014 | Arts

When asked, in an interview back in 1999, whether or not one painting could adequately challenge masculine representations of God, the inimitable Judy...

The Manly Pursuit of Desire: Heat "Stroke" at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

Perry Brass | Posted 06.25.2014 | Arts
Perry Brass

There are three ways to look at the work in the new show at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art: "Stroke, from Under the Mattress to the Museum Walls," a show of gay erotic art, mostly drawings, during the "Golden Age of Gay Erotica.

Vatican-Condemned Art Installation Gets New Life In NYC

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.23.2014 | Gay Voices

A stunning yet Vatican-condemned photo series featuring same-sex couples in passionate embraces inside Roman Catholic churches will get a new life in ...

The Beautiful Erotic Art Hidden In The Pages Of Vintage Gay Magazines (NSFW)

Posted 02.10.2014 | Arts

Warning: The images in this post are very NSFW, hence the erotic beauty note. In the 1950s, art admirers were hard-pressed to find images of gay m...

35 Portraits of RuPaul: The Drag Queen as Muse

Sally Hansell | Posted 02.13.2014 | Gay Voices
Sally Hansell

"I am an artist using drag queens as muses," said Longley-Cook, a tall, bearded 28-year-old with a disarming manner. "Ru is more than a muse. She's a role model and a mother in many ways for the drag community. She is deserving of a portrait of this scale."

10 Images Of Homoeroticism From 100 Years Ago

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.20.2013 | Arts

The pages of art history books are filled with images of the female nude, a trope that occupies the frames of masterpieces by Edouard Manet, Gustav Kl...

A Rare (And Erotic) Look Back At Gay Men In The U.S. Military

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 08.09.2013 | Gay Voices

To much of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy is but a distant memory nearly two years af...

LOOK: Queer Artist Pairs Camera Phone, Fabric As Media In NYC Exhibit

Posted 07.19.2013 | Gay Voices

New York's Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art is set the host an unconventional new exhibit with an intimate use of modern technology. Op...

Heartbreaking Photos Of Queers In Exile

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.18.2013 | Arts

An exhibition entitled "Queers in Exile: the Unforgotten Legacies of LGBTQ Homeless Youth" will provide a historical narrative and abundance of images...

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 ...

The Heart In The Art: HIV Artists Express Range Of Emotions In Historic New Exhibition

Chuck Gomez | Posted 01.20.2013 | Gay Voices
Chuck Gomez

Some 46 artists living with HIV/AIDS are behind the 169 vibrant pieces, all selected by GMHC, one of one of the world's best-known AIDS-fighting charities and community-based organizations.

You'll Never Guess Who This Is

Posted 09.18.2012 | Arts

Today marks the U.S. debut of the first retrospective of Del LaGrace Volcano's work. The LGBT photographer and self-described "gender abolitionist" ha...

Half & Half: Acclaimed Gender-Variant Photographer Gets First U.S. Exhibition In NYC

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 09.18.2012 | Gay Voices

"Art, particularly work focusing on heroic representations of bodily and sexual difference, will become a long-lost relic of the past," laments Del La...

Stunning Testimonies Of Queer Youth

Posted 07.12.2012 | Arts

A living exhibition is out to give visibility and voice to queer youth across the globe, in vivid colors. The show is an extension of the website "Tes...

15 LGBT Art Exhibits To Celebrate Pride

Posted 06.14.2012 | Arts

In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, we've put together a slideshow featuring 15 gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer art exhibitions on view ...

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...