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See the Revolutionary Fashions of Gay Designer Rudi Gernreich

Designer Rudi Gernreich was one of the few working in the fashion industry of the swinging ’60s who actually changed the world around him through his creations....

Alien Skins: “Hybrid Alternos” Performance and Curator’s Welcome

Join Mundos Alternos co-curator Robb Hernández for an informal gallery talk about the Alien Skins section within the exhibition, followed by the performance Hybrid Alternos....

Sandra Caplan Metaphorical Transitions: Lost and Found in the Still Life

Kinescope Gallery in collaboration with Fillmore Projects is pleased to present Metaphorical Transitions: Lost and Found in the Still Life, an exhibition of charcoal drawings by...

Hap-penis – Gallery Exhibit Opening Reception

In honor of the 50th anniversary of a Japanese tradition, Kanamara Matsuri, Festival of the Steel Phallus, La Vie Galerie LLC is presenting a special exhibit by international...

Spilling Over: Painting Color in the 1960s

The notion of color is tied to countless constructs, from race to gender to politics. Spilling Over: Painting Color in the 1960s is an exhibition which draws from The Whitney’s...

4 Inspiring Quotes from Lesbian Filmmaker Barbara Hammer, Dead at 79

Experimental filmmaker Barbara Hammer was an extraordinary artist and member of the LGBTQ community. She was a pioneer in putting feminism on film, and she explored lesbian...

Leslie-Lohman Museum Spring Benefit

Leslie-Lohman Museum Spring Benefit Honoring JEB (Joan E. Biren) and Thor Perplies Kick off our 50th anniversary year at our Spring Benefit — celebrating leaders at the...

Keith Haring: Artist, AIDS Activist and a Casualty of the Crisis

It took less than 10 years for artist Keith Haring to rise to international fame using little more than outlines and primary colors. He was dead from AIDS complications by age 31....

Jean-Michel Basquiat Exhibition

In March of 2019, The Brant Foundation will present a solo exhibition of works by Jean-Michel Basquiat to celebrate the inauguration of its new space in New York City’s East...

The Tale of Genji: A Japanese Classic Illuminated

Opens March 5th The Metropolitan Museum of Art welcomes a collection of works inspired by one of the Eastern world’s most revered literary works. The Tale of Genji: A Japanese...

Implicit Tensions: Mapplethorpe Now

Implicit Tensions: Mapplethorpe Now will show the groundbreaking work of gay photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. The prolific artist captured the images of famous folks like his...

MALE GAZE: Life, Legend, Legacy

We can trace the origins of the Leslie-Lohman Museum back to the summer of 1969. Along with the fight for civil rights that had spread from African American and Latinx communities...