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Mature Content | Hot Tub Full of Dick | “Une Distraction Exquise” | New Short by V E N F I E L D 8

  Who doesn’t love a hot tub full of dicks flopping around. I know I do. How do you feel about it? Une Distraction Exquise translates to, An Exquisite Distraction A short film by Venfield8 Music: Les Choristes – Vois Sur Ton Chemin Follow V E N F I E L D 8 on Tumblr to see a […]

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New Documentary Follows the Story of Warhol’s Brillo Box Sculpture

From the supermarket to the art market, follow the path of one Brillo Box as it makes its way from one New York families living room, to the global art scene. “Brillo Box (3¢ off)” follows the surprising trajectory of a beloved Andy Warhol sculpture that once belonged to my family, as it travels through […]

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Kurt Cobain’s Never Before Seen Paintings on Display | “Crackbabies”

“Kurt Cobain was perhaps the most iconic musician of his generation, but his work as a visual artist is often overlooked” – Josh Roth, Head of UTA Fine Arts UTA has long represented Cobain’s widow, Courtney Love, and last year gained representation of his estate, telling Dazed Digital that, “a new light will be shed on his […]

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LA | Immersive Experimental Installation Art Show by David Choe You Must See

  NORTH KOREA TOWN, LOS ANGELES JULY 12TH-AUGUST 5TH, 2017 Don’t bring your phone, camera, electronics or money. don’t eat, masturbate, watch porn, drink or do drugs for 12 hours before coming to the choe show – use the restroom before you come. Blind Portrait, David Choe Come alone. if you come with friends, family or […]

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San Francisco’s Color Factory Made for Perfect Instagram Shots | Opens Aug 1st

Totally tubular! CN Traveler report — The latest attraction out of San Francisco makes all other summer events seem, well, dull in comparison. The Color Factory, “a 12,000 square foot, pop-up color experience,” opens Monday, August 1 to celebrate the full spectrum of hues, shades, and Instagrammable backdrops. The colorful exhibition is the brainchild of […]

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Black Velvet – Architectures and Archetypes Multidisciplinary Dance Production

BERLIN PREMIERE OF BLACK VELVET — ARCHITECTURES AND ARCHETYPES   BY GAGA DANCE ARTISTS SHAMEL PITTS AND MIRELLE MARTINS,  AUGUST 10 & 11, 2017 New York — July 25, 2017: Black Velvet – Architectures and Archetypes, the original and all-new multidisciplinary dance production created by and featuring international dance artist Shamel Pitts in collaboration with dance artist […]

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Ben Toms Releases a Series of Surreal Postcards

Dazed — “What would we find if we looked at your phone? “A lot of photos of my praying mantises and bonsai trees,” photographer Ben Toms once told us. By the look of his latest project, he wasn’t kidding – released today at the San Francisco Art Book Fair, a box of postcards serialises his enigmatic […]

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LGBTQ Fiber Artists in Todd Oldham-designed QUEER THREADS book lead hands-on crafting and talk at San Francisco Art Book Fair

  Join the Bay-Area artists featured in the recently launched art book, Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community (co–edited and designed by Todd Oldham with independent curator John Chaich and published by AMMO Books) for a talk, book-signing, and hands-on crochet jam as part of the 2nd annual San Francisco Art Book Fair. The first–ever of its kind, the 192-page coffee table book spotlights an international, intergenerational, intersectional mix of 30 artists who are expanding the binaries of art, craft, and gender by remixing fiber craft traditions such as crochet, embroidery, knitting, macramé, quilting, and sewing. The hard cover, 8×10 volume features full–color spreads of each artist’s work paired with interviews led by makers and thinkers from the worlds of dance, design, fashion, media, music, museums, scholarship, including: Jonathan Adler, Justin Vivian Bond, Costello Tagliapietra, Michael Cunningham, Tim Gunn, Kathleen Hanna, Bill T. Jones, Glenn Ligon, JD Samson, and Mickalene Thomas.   The book expands on exhibition of the same name, which was dubbed “Judiciously racy” by The New York Times and “Cozy, erotic, thoughtful, and keenly engaged with contemporary art’s shifting paradigms” by The Boston Globe, as it traveled from the Leslie–Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art in Manhattan to the Maryland Institute College of Art and Boston Center for the Arts from 2014-16. Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community is also available at Ammobooks.com, Amazon.com, and in select museums and bookstores. Artist Jai Carrillo (whose work […]

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Sasha Velour Examines Queer Family And Community In New Artsy Drag Magazine

  “Sister” is the latest issue from the “Drag Race” winner’s magazine. Finally some creativity coming out of the crown winner. VELOUR: The Drag Magazine (known in early stages as “VYM“) celebrates the art of drag through fine art,  poetry, and interviews! Edited and designed by Brooklyn drag legend Sasha Velour and her partner Johnny, each issue pairs […]

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Bloody Naked Punk Sculptures | Meet Artist Fernando Carpaneda | NSFW

Now that I have your attention, meet the work of artist Fernando Carpaneda. Erotic, bloody, sexy gore. Fernando Carpaneda is an underground punk artist. He works with clay sculptures and paintings. His main theme is always the human being.His sculptures and paintings capture subjects that reflect the extraordinary side of the human element. Homeless people, punk […]

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Queer Men of Color Launch Stunning Body-Positive Fashion Photo Project | The EveryMan Project

  The EveryMan Project (created by fashion photographer Tarik Carroll – The New York Times, NYLON, Paper, Complex,Vibe, MTV.com) is a fashion-photo series that’s challenging hyper-masculinity head-on while also bringing body-positivity to the forefront, and celebrating cis and trans men of all backgrounds. And it’s not just about the photos, it’s about the stories, something Tarik is sharing in a photo book and documentary. […]

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Dutch Designer Announces Limited Edition Tee to Benefit Tiger Protection

I am sitting here with my lap top open on my lap with about 10 different windows open looking at images tigers and thinking how I need to contact my friend who works with big cats because I’d love to raise awareness and funds for an organization helping world tiger populations and… BOOM this comes […]

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Odiseo Vol 10 – “Utopia and Dystopia” (NSFW)

  Bound to the opposing notions of Dystopia and Utopia – this monumental volume is divided into two parts where the counterpoints are reflected through eight photographic essays. Accompanied by topical texts –from fiction to essays, from poetry to prose– the authors delve into euphoric and ominous visions of the world. Pre-orders at curatedbyfolch.com/ Footage […]

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Never-Before-Seen Kurt Cobain Paintings to Debut in Seattle August 3-6

Above image: This will be available as a painting at the exhitionCourtesy of Universal Music Kurt Cobain lives forever in art and we couldn’t be more happy. “The Seattle Art Fair, which will run from the August 3-6, is due to host the first ever exhibition focused on the visual art of Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain. UTA […]

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Portraits of Mexico’s City’s Young Creatives

Dazed reports — You can find creativity anywhere in the world. Just ask Victor Barragán – the 25-year-old designer from Mexico City who lives in NYC and shows at New York Fashion Week. Despite now living far from his roots, he’s not cut himself off from the people back home – and his latest project spotlights six of them. […]

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Kidrobot Releases New Andy Warhol 3-Inch Dunny Blind Box Mini Series & More

  We are excited to announce the release of an all-new, collection based on iconic art pieces from the preeminent visual artist of the 20th century, Andy Warhol – Andy Warhol 3″ Dunny Blind Box Mini Series 2.0 and 8″ Andy Warhol Masterpiece TV Dunny. Andy Warhol 3″ Dunny Blind Box Mini Series 2.0 Coming […]

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Tom of Finland x Nicopanda | “Come to Daddy!”

  COME TO DADDY! DESIGNED BY NICOLA FORMICHETTI 22 PIECE “DADDY” APPROVED CAPSULE COLLECTION FULL COLLECTION AVAILABLE AT TOM OF FINLAND STORE NOW LIVE   Model: Terry Miller / @terrysphots / Photo: Josh Paul Thomas At Tom of Finland Foundation Tom of Finland’s work is instantly recognisable. Always homoerotic and often featuring stereotypes of gay […]

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Cave Homo | Skateboarder Brian Anderson Launches New Zine

  VICE reported — Professional skateboarder Brian Anderson posted a video to his Instagram account announcing the launch of an ominous project titled Cave Homo. The blinking loop offered little more than an @ mention directed towards an account that had a few tiled pictures of Anderson, including him taunting the camera, with his tongue […]

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Geeks OUT Announces Third Annual Flame Con in New York | August 19th

  Flame Con, created by LGBTQ+ non-profit Geeks OUT, is announcing its third annual expo on August 19 and 20, at the Brooklyn Bridge Marriott. Flame Con is New York City’s first and only queer comic con, featuring hundreds of creators exhibiting queer-positive comics, arts, crafts, clothes and entertainment. It is open to all ages […]

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New Book | “Blind Item” – Hollywood Scandals Told by Hollywood Insiders Kevin Dickson & Jack Ketsoyan

No one knows her name, but now everyone wants to. As an assistant publicist in Hollywood, Nicola spends her days (and nights) sweeping up the scandals of singers, movie stars, and TV actors. Fresh from Ohio, she’s rapidly discovering the real Hollywood is rotten under its glittering skin. Everyone is a hustler with a hard […]

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San Francisco Watch 30 Plays In 60 Minutes with the Neo-Futurists | “Infinite Pride” Edition

  The San Francisco Neo-Futurists present their fourth-annual PRIDE SHOW, Infinite Pride, a very special SF Pride edition of The Infinite Wrench! I had a chance to catch their show last weekend and I had no idea how much fun I was in for. It had been explained to me ahead of time how the […]

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“Desert Standoff” by Photographer Toby J Morris

Photographer Toby J Morris tells us a little bit about this energetic  and lucid shoot titled, “Desert Standoff.” “Shot in a barren landscape, my goal with the Desert Standoff series was to represent international diplomatic struggles and the hope for peaceful resolutions.” “With the American flag and luchador masks, there are obvious references in Desert […]

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New NSFW Balls Out TROUGH X Promo Video is Just What I Needed Today | Watch

Warning, the newest video promo by Nik Dimopoulos for the Australian Party, TROUGH X, may include some ass eating. With each video out does himself. His newest creation is titled, “Beige.” Party info below.   TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM EVENT PAGE

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Featured Artist: Erik Ferguson Makes Creepy Anatomical Animations | NSFW

New to us… Erik Ferguson I just spent a good amount time glued to my computer watched these beautifully creepy animations by artist Erik Ferguson.  I had to share my good fortune of find him on Instagram with you all. His animations are so realistic and full of life, that i’m slightly uncomfortable. And the is […]

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Walter Van Beirendonck​ x FakByFak | Videos

  “Salvia creates beautiful alien personas that put ‘natural beauty’ advocates to shame. Using several of Salvia’s looks, Team Hyperalliance, made up of artists Ines Alpha and Panteros666, have developed a high energy video that pushes identity as a fluid concept.” Tremors TV The Abyss is an experimental film project celebrating the launch of Walter van […]

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“Queer Japan” | Gay Manga Master Gengoroh Tagame Discusses the Use of Erotica & BDSM in His Work

    In this excerpt, gay manga master Gengoroh Tagame discusses the use of erotica and BDSM in his work, touring North American, visiting the Tom of Finland Foundation, and writing his first all-ages manga, “My Brother’s Husband.” This clip is just one piece of a kaleidoscopic feature film that delves into the lives, careers, […]

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“Political Animals” | A Portrait of 4 Defiant CA Politicians, All Out Women | Award-Winning LGBT Documentary

New, award-winning LGBT knockout doc POLITICAL ANIMALS will release on DVD and digitally on June 6th in the U.S. and Canada via Gravitas Ventures. Documentary POLITICAL ANIMALS is an inspiring portrait of four defiant California politicians – all out women – who bravely fought hatred and homophobia through pioneering legislative efforts in California to make political history, paving the […]

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Faggotry | Bruce LaBruce Photographs 1990 – 2016 at La Fresh Gallery in Madrid

Do miss this if you are in or near Madrid: Faggotry: Bruce LaBruce Photographs 1990 – 2016 at La Fresh Gallery. The show will be up until June 23, 2017. Iconic filmmaker Bruce LaBruce’s smut friendly work has a casual vibe of capturing the moment, not artificially creating the moment. I’m all about it. “From that heterodox New […]

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kathy Griffin Held Bloody Beheaded “President” Trump, Pressured to Say Sorry

    IMHO, it’s beautiful art. And any sane person completely understands where kathy Griffin was coming from while posing for pic. I’m only sorry that she was forced by pressure to say sorry. This picture makes Kathy Griffin a hero to me. Trump as “president” is just this frightening and scary. People need to […]

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‘Percussions in Color’ 3D Motion is Outstanding | Video

I stumbled upon this video from Sic Est on Instagram called, Percussions in Color. I had no idea what it was all about I wanted to know more. You know that feel you get when you devouring a bowl of gummy worms and you look into the bowl and your down to your three worms, you’re not sure you […]

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Artist Egon Schiele Still Startles | Book

Little extra personal story about artist Egon Schiele and myself. In my senior year in high school I took AP art. We were told to choose an artist to concentrate on for a project and Egon Schiele was my choice. I’m not sure my teacher knew what to do with that. Let’s just say I created some […]

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“Coy Mistress” | Bi-Sexual Photographer Points at the Dual Lives of Gay Men in India

Photographer, Amit Bittoo, from Kolkata, share shoot rich in context and color. This photo series narrates the life of LGBT people in India. Traditional marriage still rules the land. Photo series address gay men marrying women as an obligation, and their desire for other men. The series was named, Coy Mistress “The photographer of the series, Amit […]

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Noel Alejandro’s New Erotic Film “Trivial” is Rock Solid | NSFW- Adult Content

As a connoisseur  of porn, I can say that Noel’s Alejandro’s beautifully and intimate shot films push all of my buttons to the very end, if you know what I’m saying. His newest erotic short, Noel’s Alejandro is rock solid. After watching I got a serious case of FOMO! BRUSSELS​ – Erotic film enthusiasts can already watch […]

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New Mural in SF of Latina Drag Legend to Protect the LGBTI Community by Artist Manuel Carmona | Video Interview

  I met up and chatted with artist Manuel Carmona about the new mural he, with the help of friends, are painting in San Francisco of drag queen Juanita More in a power stance, in front of rainbow flag. Mural can be seen on 18th Street/ Sanchez 0n the side of the clothing store Unionmade. […]

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A Butt For Good

I’ll just hashtag this post #FurryMountains and leave it at that. Mr Outdoors  shares, “I started @misteroudoors instagram account as a fun thing just for me and it quickly grew into something I didn’t plan or expect. I am glad you enjoy all the photos as much as I enjoy taking them. I really appreciate all the kind words and […]

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“Shoe-Shi” Art

Sushi kicks me in the head with joy or something like that. Artist/chef,  Yujia Hu, Italian born Chinese, Based in Milan, will make you want to eat your feet. Combining what to be his passion, food and art, Hu creates these amazing sushi sculptures. “From a single Air Jordan covered in Swarovski crystals to a classic Nike […]