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Now You Can Toast Tom of Finland with His Own Wine Label

I remember walking through Toys R Us as a kid where I saw a Superman car on the shelves. Wait: What? Superman didn’t have a car. But that never bothered marketers....

New Chip Kidd Art Book Dazzles with Graphics Delights

Chip Kidd is a gay artist known for his comic and retro inspired art. Chip Kidd Book Two (Rizzoli, $60) is the second volume of a continuing look back at his successful career; it...

Review: Tom of Finland Scratches the Surface

For the uninitiated, Tom of Finland will put you front and center at the moment Touko Laaksonen decided to become a the best known creator of gay erotic art ever....

Feathers of Fire (LA)

Picture Julie Taymor doing Persian shadow puppetry (minus the Disney tunes of Lion King) and you might have something like Feathers of Fire. A multimedia puppet show that...

Art, Family Come Together at LA’s Marciano Art Foundation

Thursdays through Saturdays The newest family-driven modern art museum has opened in LA, and the collection — belonging to the two brothers who created GUESS? Jeans — is a...

Steve Kaufman – Back in New York

Steve Kaufman “SAK” (1960–2010) Was A Charismatic Pop Artist, Humanitarian, And Pioneer Of Neo Pop Art. In His Early Years, Steve Kaufman Assisted Andy Warhol Where He...

Leonardo to Matisse: Master Drawings from the Robert Lehman Collection

Opens October 4th Featuring 55 works of art from European masters including Da Vinci, Rembrandt, Seurat and Matisse, this presentation highlights dynamic pieces from Robert...

A Daring New MoMa Exhibit Asks: “Is Fashion Modern?”

Fashion may be subjective, but we’re pretty sure MoMa’s tantalizing new exhibit Items: Is Fashion Modern? (which opens October 1) will be turning heads. It consists of 111...

Handpainted Loving Vincent Is a Film Feast for the Eyes

This visually unique motion picture employs the dreamlike “rotoscope” technique in which animation is traced over live motion picture footage, as seen in some of Richard...

J.C. Leyendecker: The Greatest Gay Artist You Don’t Know

Bill Savoy spreads the gospel of J.C. Leyendecker, underappreciated genius and mentor to Norman Rockwell. Until two years ago, Bill Savoy was content to work on Broadway, quietly...

Counter-Couture: Handmade Fashion in an American Counterculture

An exhibition of handmade fashion meant to capture the Age of Aquarius is lighting up NYC’s museum of Art and Design (MAD) now through August 20. It’s called Counter-Couture:...

G2 Gallery’s August Opening Reception

Join The G2 Gallery in celebrating our new exhibitions: Jennifer MaHarry: New Wilderness & Cheyne Walls: Miles from Los Angeles The G2 Gallery is thrilled to celebrate new...