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

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

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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

Featured Artist | Cute Brute Pop Art May Make You Blush

I stumbled on to the artist’s page on Instagram, known as Cute Brute, and residing in Brooklyn, NY. His images are pure insane-pop-art-genius with each piece telling at least a thousand stories. I can’t get enough of Cute Brute. See more and follow Cute Brute ASAP on Instagram CLICK HERE     #prick A photo posted by


Artist Arrested for Getting Strangers to Stroke Her Genitals | Video

“The consensual nature of sexual acts becomes a symbol here.” Text from artist, Milo Moire Youtube Page: Milo Moiré’s performance “Mirror Box” is a societal reflection of human sexuality. It’s an expanded reenactment of the “Tap and Touch Cinema” (1968) and an homage to the Austrian artist VALIE EXPORT, who was already fighting for women’s rights in

SF Neo-Futurists 30 Plays Focused on Sexuality, Identity, & Community in 60 Sweaty Minutes

Not to be missed San Francisco and the Bay Area! #SupportQueerArtists If you’re looking for community, if you’re looking for a gathering, if you’re looking for love, join us. In a spirit of honor and celebration, the San Francisco Neo-Futurists invite you to shine brighter and live louder with us tomorrow night. The San Francisco Neo-Futurists present


“KUMALICIOUS” |Art Show Celebrating Queer Bigger Men of Color Inspired by Gay Japanese Manga | San Francisco

   KUMALICIOUS, a commissioned art show by the Queer Cultural Center. On exhibit at SOMArts Cultural Center from Tue, June 14th to 21st, 2016. SOMArts Cultural Center, Cartoon Art Museum, Massive Goods & Queer Cultural Center present: KUMALICIOUS is a visual arts exhibition celebrating the allure and beauty of Queer bigger men of color inspired by Gay Japanese

“Geometry” | The Naked Body As Art

  “The photo-art project “Geometry” is an attempt to rid the body of the familiar stereotypes, by opening the possibility of perceiving the naked body as an object of the plastic arts.” “The authors of the project Igor Sharoyko (sharoyko_igor), Artem Gerasimov (artigerov) and photographer Ruslan Elquest would like to express their gratitude to Krill Serebrennikov (elquest) and Evgenyi Kulagin – two masters, thanks to whom, during the work


Photos | Colorful, Energetic, & Sexy Photos from the 38th Annual Carnaval San Francisco

  Vibrant color, dance, music and celebration poured into the streets of San Francisco’s Mission District for the 38th Annual Carnaval San Francisco. Age, gender, race, had no boundaries and I like to think I caught a few special moments. Enjoy and share my photographs below. The History of Carnaval San Francisco On February 25th, 1979, a

A Memorial Day Weekend Reminder From Artist Hanksy

Street artist Hanksy has been killing it this year artistically and politically  Hanks has reminded us the unflattering truth about Memorial Day Weekend with new pieces that he pasted up around Manhattan. The four pieces are a little darker than his typical work—he explained to us this morning: “At 19 my grandfather was liberating France during World War

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“DRIFT” Sculptural Furniture Is Inspired by Glaciers

  Comprised of several sculptural pieces, “DRIFT” derives its inspiration from the natural landscape. Motivational sources include the Grand Canyon, where layers of earth helped form the basis of Mastrangelo’s sand-cast works, and Patagonia, where “DRIFT” borrows its glacial-inspired color palette. Each piece in the collection – which includes a sofa, coffee table, mirror, bench

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Colorful Stacked Rocks in the Las Vegas Desert

  Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone has launched his latest exhibition, titled “Seven Magic Mountains.” In this case, mountains are actually denoted by stacks of colorful rocks, placed at equal distance from one another. Located in the Las Vegas desert, the installation – which conjures the art of rock balancing to create transient sculptures – is a collaboration between the


“Curios” | Artist Scott G Brooks New Paintings at New Exhibit in Brunswick Australia |

Artist Scott G Brooks tells me that he is “happy to have 6 new paintings in this exhibit at beinArt Gallery in Brunswick Australia. The guys that modeled for me are all friends and part of the DC and Baltimore gay community. Curio is defined as a rare, unusual, or intriguing object, and I think all these handsome

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Homocats’ “Step Your Pussy Up!” Art Show | NYC

  Christopher Stout Gallery, New York is proud to present Brooklyn-based artist J. Morrison’s HOMOCATS: STEP YOUR PUSSY UP! at their NYC gallery exhibition. J. Morrison first created the HOMOCATS during a 2010 residency at the Anderson Ranch in Colorado. Morrison’s new site-specific installation features wallpaper, screenprints, and related multiples that explore both the abundance