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Queer “Perversion Therapy” Exhibition Opens January 2017 | Washington, DC

Queer “Perversion Therapy” Exhibition Opens January 2017 | Washington, DC

Above image: Thong Dungeon, 2015 Acrylic on paper 22″x30″ by Eames Armstrong EAMES ARMSTRONG & JOHN MOLETRESS PERVERSION THERAPY January 14 – February 4, 2017 Opening reception & performance: Friday, January 13 from 6-9pm Performance event: Wednesday, January 18 from 7-9pm WASHINGTON, DC – CulturalDC is pleased to present Perversion Therapy by Eames Armstrong and John Moletress from January 14 through February 4 at Flashpoint Gallery. Opening a

Dutch Tattoo Artist Henk Schiffmacher’s Photography Book is Rad!

  “Henk Schiffmacher is a Dutch tattoo artist and cultural connoisseur known for his extraordinary joie de vivre and out-of-the-ordinary tattoo styles. Henk is a true artist and always on the lookout for new add-ons to his oeuvre.” “Energetic and observational photography is what marks this publication. Exactly what Henk’s daughter Texas thought when she

Adorable Artist Couple Alert | Mattia & Valerio by GUAIZINE

Ok, by a raise of hands, I want to know who else thinks hairy knuckles are really sexy. Hot damn! Artist couple Mattia & Valerio | Check out their art here on Etsy Photography by GUAIZINE | | Instagram

True Story, Daft Punk Are Selling Christmas Ornaments, Snow Globes, & Candles

Above: This pair of Limited Edition Daft Punk ornaments are fabricated using molded resin and feature electrostatic plated metallic gold visors. Great for your tree or rear-view mirror. Hang them anywhere and enjoy them year round. Approximate size of each: 2”D x 1”W x 1.5”H And I want it all. You can find all information

Gay Art Exhibit “Protected Beauty” Opens at Miami Art Basel 2016

  “The depiction of men as beautiful and desirable was nearly impossible to present to the public for a very long time.” The Kinsey Institute and the World Erotic Art Museum (1205 Washington Avenue, South Beach) present an exhibition that examines masculine beauty and sexuality between 1890 and 1982. “Protected Beauty” opens this week and will be up

This is Some Crazy Ass Shit! Watch Short Film “The Procedure”

A man is kidnapped and forced to endure a strange experiment. Winner of the Sundance Short Film Jury Award: U.S Fiction. “‘The Procedure’: A Parking Lot Kidnapping with Unexpected Consequences.” Read the Vimeo Q&A with director Calvin Reeder: From calvin reeder

Sansanonasnas by Kito Muñoz for Fucking Young! Online

I want to visit this world. Kito Muñoz created this story in for Fucking Young! Online, featuring the performer Sansanonasnas wearing pieces from ManéMané, Viktor & Rolf, 44 Studio, Palomo, Sansanonasnas, Hermès, Dries Van Noten and more. Styling: Sansanonasnas Hair: Elías Pedrosa Photography Assistant: Juan Borgognoni Special Thanks: Sor Yasmín & Curro Verdugo Production: Dmntia

Documentary on the Life of a Visionary Artist Hockney to be Featured on the Smithsonian Channel™

   HOCKNEY, the definitive two-hour documentary on one of the most significant artists of our time, gets its world television premiere on Smithsonian Channel, Monday, December 12 at 8/7c. For the first time David Hockney has given access to his personal archive of photographs and films, and the result is an unparalleled visual diary of an unconventional

“The Blue Penis Project” | Check it Out

I little dick to distract you for a moment from the rest of the world Find out more and follow on and on Instagram

SF | “Instinctual Drift” Art by Jason Houchen, Valerie Pobjoy, Aaron Smith & Brad Woodfin to Benefit Movember Foundation

  Heron Arts and Sloan Fine Art Present Instinctual Drift, curated by Alix Sloan and Aaron Smith With works by Jason Houchen, Valerie Pobjoy, Aaron Smith and Brad Woodfin. A portion of the proceeds to benefit the Movember Foundation At Heron Arts, 7 Heron Street,
San Francisco, CA 94103 One night only: Saturday, November 5th, 2016, 6 to 9pm Free and open

Will Nicholson Photographed by Dylan Myers

  Will Nicholson photographed by Dylan Myers and styled by Atreyu Rodriguez  for Fucking Young! Online. See more from shoot at FY  

Featured Artist | Teresa Orazio Welcome You to the “Moonmanbo’” Universe

“Teresa Orazio is a young artist based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. From an early age Teresa has been drawing and creating original artwork. Her most recent project is ‘Moonmambo’, an in depth autobiographic project. ‘Moonmambo’ originated from different influences like dance. We love the shapes and the colours in this projects, everything seems to work perfectly

Naked Statue of Hillary Clinton Pops Up in Manhattan, Causes Chaos

  I’ve been waiting for a naked statue of Hillary Clinton to pop up every since Trump’s naked statue started popping up and causing heated conversations. NY Daily reports –An artist erected an obscene statue of Hillary Clinton in downtown Manhattan Tuesday morning causing a heated fight between defenders of the profane piece of protest art

Book | “One-Man Show. The Life and Art of Bernard Perlin,” Often Overlooked Gay Artist

Above image: Bernard Perlin on Fire Island with Wilbur Pippin, 1948 I myself grew up in a heavily influenced art world. Somehow late artist, Bernard Perlin, flew under my radar until recently. I was lucky enough to get my hands on an advance copy of “One-Man Show. The Life and Art of Bernard Perlin,” and after my first

Salvador Dali’s Rare Surrealist Cook Book “Les diners de Gala” is Being Reprinted

“Les diners de Gala” is uniquely devoted to the pleasures of taste … If you are a disciple of one of those calorie-counters who turn the joys of eating into a form of punishment, close this book at once; it is too lively, too aggressive, and far too impertinent for you.”—Salvador Dalí Food and surrealism make perfect bedfellows: sex

Book | “The Matter of Absence” by Photographer Florian Hetz Explores the Human Body | NSFW

The art of Florian Hetz is provocative and stirs up controversy. His explicit imagery on the one hand, and his approach of showing by not showing on the other, make his work unique. Through photography, Hetz explores the human body, the beauty in the ugly, and the ugliness in beauty. Seeing is his most important

“Positive” | Beautiful Skin Conditions Photographed by h7o7 Films

  “Positive” is a stunning editorial made by photographers Hadi Moussally and Olivier Pagny. Starring three persons with special skin condition: one albino and two vitiligos. “The rationale is to prevent multiple and intersecting form of discrimination by further raising awareness of their skin and editing with negative effect some parts of their body. The

“KUMALICIOUS: Drink-n-Draw” | Blick After Hours | San Francisco

  KUMALICIOUS Drink’n’Draw: Blick After Hours Join KUMALICIOUS on Friday, October 7th, 2016 at San Francisco’s Blick Art Materials flagship store for an evening of after hours fun including refreshing drinks, sexy drawings, amazing raffle prizes and loads of fun featuring the hot and hunky men of KUMALICIOUS posing in all their glory. What do

“I Dick You” – New Art Project Celebrating Dicks

  A new art project intends to break the illusion of the perfect dick. Designer Brian Frandsen is the man behind ‘I Dick You’, and during the next 6 months he will create 100 keychains shaped as dicks. The models are ordinary men from all over the world, who he now invites to send him

First Major UK Jean Michel-Basquiat Exhibition is Coming

  Not a single work of the late artist’s exists in a UK public gallery nor has a major exhibition been held on his work – until now. And it’s about time! Dazed reports: Jean Michel-Basquiat is a name synonymous with New York’s art scene in the 80s. A cultural movement so strong that memories of

Colby Keller Auctions Off DNA (Cum) Dyed Underwear for Art

  Flicking through Instagram I always come to a halt anytime I see Colby Keller. And let’s be honest, anyone that remotely looks like Colby. Today the term “Colby Keller DNA dyed’ grabbed my attention. At the same time I felt my underwear getting tighter, if you get my drift. This is what I found

Arlis and Wang Li Photographed by Heartpatrick

 Photographer that goes by Heartpatrick has shared these images of couple Arlis and Wang Li. Sweet and sexy.  See more at See more of Heartpatrick‘s work here

Pet Brothers From Other Mothers | Photos by Warren Photographic

‘It was my mum that came up with the inspiration for matching animals when a friend suggested she try it with her matching seal-point Birman kitten and dwarf bunny. I have continued her great work” – Mark Taylor told Bored Panda. ”Animals are more difficult to work with than people because you can’t tell them what

Bob Mizer Foundation to Host Book Launch party at The Magazine | San Francisco

  SAN FRANCISCO – The Bob Mizer Foundation invites you to share in its celebration of a new visual examination of Mizer’s early work, as well as the Foundation’s acquisition of a storied building in the downtown landscape. On Nov. 3 at The Magazine (920 Larkin St.), the Foundation will host a release party for TASCHEN Publishing’s new

Alexandre Haefeli “The Company of Men” Exhibition

In The Company of Men, Alexandre Haefeli takes interest in the representation of the male body and its relation to eroticism. Playing with the spectator’s amorous and voyeuristic gaze, his photographs intend to leave reality to approach the romantic ideal of a lost paradise. Alexandre Haefeli – The Company of Men 30.09.2016 – 30.10.2016 Opening, September 30th, 6:00 PM

Body Marbling is a New Festival Trend | Watch Video

Body marbling is a new festival trend that turns your skin into art: By Brad Lawrence of BLVisuals Only a few years ago body marbling was limited to polishing nails, but now – thanks to Black Light Visuals – you can paint your entire physique at music festivals. The process is as simple as 1-2-3:

The Top 5 Japanese Comics aka Manga of All Time by VICE | Video

The more you know… When people think of the word Manga, they often think of weird Japanese art or Anime. But if you look beyond some of the misconceptions of Manga, you’ll find a beautiful and respected art form that has spawned some truly beloved comics, tv shows and movies. Nick Gazin, VICE’s Art editor,

Art Duo Adrian+Shane Recreating Studio & Live Streaming it as Part of Tiger Dublin Fringe 2016 | Video

  “ZOO” A live art installation by Adrian+Shane September 19th – 22th at Filmbase, as part of Tiger Dublin Fringe 2016  Pop art duo, Adrian+Shane invite the public to join forces with them in collaborating on their latest project, ‘ZOO’, an art experiment for everyone using social media for inspiration. Running as part of Tiger

Bob Mizer Foundation Moving to San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO – The Bob Mizer Foundation will soon have a new home. The owners of The Magazine, Trent Dunphy and Bob Mainardi, located in San Francisco’s bustling downtown area at 920 Larkin Street, have gifted their sprawling, four-story building to the Foundation, whose staff members will gradually transition the organization’s operations to the building

NSFW |The Artist Said to Have Influenced Mapplethorpe the Most

The more you know. Dazed reports: Think of homoerotic nude photographs from the 70s and 80s and one name is likely to stand out over any other – Robert Mapplethorpe. While Mapplethorpe was indeed the first to hang his erotically-charged photographs on a gallery wall as a wave of gay liberation and sexual revolution surged

Artist Projected Images on Pasadena Police Department Building

  PASADENA, CA – On the evening of Saturday, August 13, 2016, Los Angeles Artist, Lisa Mann and her Side Street Projects collaborators projected images and video clips on the facades of three buildings in Pasadena’s Civic Center District—Pasadena City Hall, the Pasadena Police Department, and the Pasadena Central Library. Their two-hour public art piece was entitled “Roto

Evicted Tenants Fear For Future of Keith Haring Mural

  In 1983 or 1984, legendary graffiti artist Keith Haring painted a mural that winds through three floors of the Grace House, a rental building owned by the Church of the Ascension parish in Morningside Heights, New York City. Photo credit: Fractenberg DNA info reports: In the early 1980s, legendary street artist Keith Haring painted a

Check Out This Art Porn Duo SUKA OFF | “Inside Flesh” NSFW Video

INSIDE FLESH is a project founded in 2007 by the artist collective SUKA OFF. “Our work has always been focused on human carnality in all its aspects. In both live and video works, we’ve been working with the body without faking anything what could be done for real. Because the theatre, art and even alternative club scene

Bob Mizer: Two Volumes and Two Decades of Top Physique Models

 In 1945 Bob Mizer began taking photographs of strapping young men on Muscle Beach in Venice, California. In December of that year he formed the Athletic Model Guild to market his photos, and “physique photography” was born. Before Mizer there were bodybuilders and men who photographed them, but AMG photos, even those of the same men, were different, subtly provocative,

Artist Michael Sanderson Launches ‘Homoerotic, Male-Oriented’ T-shirt Collection & Summer 2016 Print Series

Artist Michael Sanderson has shared his newly launched T-shirt collection and summer 2016 ongoing print series.  Both featuring sexy, homoerotic, male-oriented artwork. Find shirts and prints here:  Follow Michael Sanderson on Facebook Find shirts and prints here:

Hamster Powered Hamster Drawing Machine | Video

The Hamster Powered Hamster Drawing Machine is the machine hamsters everywhere have been waiting for, finally bringing workout selfies to the animal kingdom. The hamster drawing is encoded in two large wooden cams. The cams were generated by creating a simulation of the drawing machine using openFrameworks and Box2D. They were then exported as vectors

Featured Artist |Italian Artist Emanuele Dascanio Uses Renaissance Techniques to Create Hyperrealistic Drawings

Check out these hyperrealistic drawings by Italian artist Emanuele Dascanio. Some of the pieces take up to 780 hours to complete, and it’s easy to see why when you look at the artist’s amazingly lifelike creations. He draws them using a combination of charcoal and graphite and the subjects are often illuminated with a single source of

Creepy Hyper-Realistic Sculpture Of A “Fallen Angel” by Chinese Artist Duo Sun Yuan & Peng Yu

Creepy realistic sculpture of a “Fallen Angel” by Chinese Artist Duo is amazing. “Beijing artists Sun Yuan and Peng Yu have been known to create installations using real cadavers or human fat tissue, and though their newest creation does not include these macabre parts, it’s so realistic and unsettling that it might as well. This

You Can Have a Piece of KRAVIATION’s Provocative Photographs of Your Own | NSFW

I have been following the photographer that goes by KRAVIATION for years. He stuns in front of and behind the camera. KRAVIATION is well equipped with a bag full of erotic and creative tricks and aways a sense of humor. I asked KRAVIATION about these prints up for purchase and he says “…so basically it’s a new experiment for

San Francisco | Paul Morin’s “Portraits and Digressions” on Display at ArtHaus | July 7 – September 30, 2016

Paul Morin – Portraits and Digressions – ArtHaus (project gallery) Exhibition Dates: July 7 – September 30, 2016                                Opening Reception: 6-8pm 411 Brannan Street (between 3rd Street and 4th Street) San Francisco, CA 94107 ArtHaus presents PORTRAITS and DIGRESSIONS       An exhibition of select paintings by San Francisco artist Paul Morin ArtHaus Gallerists James