Art & Design

West Hollywood Memorializes the Plague with a New AIDS Monument

Once upon a time, a gay and glamorous city was struck by a terrible plague; this is how we never forget. As AIDS cases rose in the early 1980s, regions like New York City, San...

Want to Eat Al Fresco? So Do We. Read Our Tips to Dining Outdoors in Style

As the weather warms up, our thoughts turn to dining — and living — outside. So we turned to two New York design firms on a search for secrets to creating successful outdoor...

Beauty’s Where You Find It in Creating the Ideal Home

Design expert Mike Strohl offers insights into furnishing your dream home — one step at a time. The process of furnishing a dream home is not much different from putting...

Reclaiming My Pride: Bringing the LGBT Community Together

“Reclaiming My Time!” – Congresswoman Maxine Waters Have you felt under fire by the current administration? Do you find yourself frustrated and feeling like your...

California Homes Reveal Their Owners’ Personalities in “Interior Portraits” Book

Interior Portraits By Leslie Williamson | Rizzoli; $55 Self-proclaimed homebody Leslie Williamson hits the road in order to take portraiture to a whole new level in Interior...

Celebrate Your Right to Shoes with the New-York Historical Society

Footwear obsessives, rejoice: the New-York Historical Society just opened a high-stepping new exhibit called Walk This Way. The exhibition showcases footwear from the Stuart...

Artist Georgia O’Keeffe Unlocks the Feminine Mystique of Hawai’i in a Lavish New Book

By Theresa Papanikolas | DelMonico Books; $35 The work of Georgia O’Keeffe is easily recognized by its channeling of the female form into all manner of subject matter, and this...

Drawing Attention: The Illustrations of Glen Hanson

Artist Glen Hanson has delighted the LGBT community with his depictions of some of our favorite icons. but for this gay artist, caricatures are only part of the picture. Glen...

Picture a Three-Photographer Show in LA During “A Month of Photography”

What kind of artists are being celebrated at the tenth anniversary edition of the Month of Photography Los Angeles?...

A Tale of Two-Spirits: One on One with Performance Artist Ty Defoe

An artist offers ways to understand his ancient and often misunderstood queer identity, along with insights on why he travels the earth sharing stories. Interdisciplinary artist...

“A Slice of England” Author India Hicks Looks at British Royalty From the Inside

India Hicks: A Slice of England | By India Hicks; Rizzoli; $50 You might know india hicks from her roles as a fashion model, as host of Bravo’s Top Design, or as the face of her...

You’re Running out of Time to Win the Chance to Design Shoes

Worldwide bowling entertainment leader Bowlero Corporation (formerly Bowlmor AMF) is currently hosting the #BeBowled: Shoe Design challenge, running now through April 16. Before...