Art & Design

What Happens When Self-Expression Turns Domineering?

Kevin learns that, though interior design can be a wonderful way to let people know who you are, it can also be a way others try to keep you from doing so. I recall learning early...

Dare to Dress Gay: Go Behind the Seams at Rufskin

Does This Look Gay to You? The founders of unapologetic clothing brand Rufskin talk loving men’s clothing and each other. Fifteen years ago, Hubert Pierre Pouches and Douglas...

AIDS at Home: An Exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York

An exhibition showcases art that explores the early years of the epidemic from a very personal perspective. As the AIDS crisis unfolded during its early decades, even the hidden...

Nate and Jeremiah: By Design, a New Family Model

The designer brings his partnership with husband Nate Berkus to TV — hoping to change hearts, minds and lives. “When I was growing up, my mother used to always say to me every...

Robert Rauschenberg Retrospective at the MoMa

Just in time for pride month, gay artist Robert Rauschenberg gets a huge retrospective of his six-decade career at NYC’s MoMA, organized in collaboration with London’s Tate...

Kyle Abraham: All the Right Moves

May 5-6 Hailed as one of the best talents to emerge from NYC in recent decades, choreographer and MacArthur Fellow Kyle Abraham is giving the West Coast a chance to see his work...

A Stitch in Time: The Met Looks Back at Designer Rei Kawakubo

Rei Kawakubo is a world renowned designer, known for adding edgy twists to conventional styles....

Pierre & Gilles: Looking Back on Forty Years of Love and Art

Forty years ago, Pierre Commoy and Gilles Blanchard solidified their romantic partnership; to celebrate, they’ve released a career retrospective: Pierre et Gilles: 40...

Pierre & Gilles: Looking Back on Forty Years of Love and Art

Forty years ago, Pierre Commoy and Gilles Blanchard solidified their romantic partnership; to celebrate, they’ve released a career retrospective: Pierre et Gilles: 40...

The Leslie Lohman Museum Presents Expanded Visions: Fifty Years of Collecting

This March, New York’s premiere museum for gay and lesbian art is reopening its doors after taking a hiatus to accommodate a greatly-anticipated expansion of the SoHo location....

Kerry James Marshall: One Artist’s View of Black History

March 12–July 3 In the 600-year history of the African American experience, there are tragically few known and collected artists and even fewer representations of black people...

Hippie Haute Couture Celebrated at NYC Gallery Showing

The Museum of Arts and Design exhibit is called “Counter-Couture: Fashioning Identity in the American Counterculture.” But you’d be just fine thinking about it...