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SF | The Bob Mizer Foundation Art Walk Movie Night | May 4, 2017

The Bob Mizer Foundation is pleased to announce its movie night occurring on Thursday, May 4 at the Magazine from 7-9PM during the Upper Tenderloin Art Walk night. In keeping with Mizer’s tradition of screening films to models, patrons and friends, the Foundation will screen several short films during the course of the evening. Titles of films […]

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John Waters is Hosting a Summer Camp for Adults

JOHN WATERS TO DEBUT “CAMP JOHN WATERS”  LEGENDARY FILMMAKER ANNOUNCES AN ALL INCLUSIVE CAMPY SLEEPAWAY WEEKEND EVENT IN KENT, CT John Waters (Pink Flamingos, Hairspray, A Dirty Shame) will host a once in a lifetime Sleepaway-Camp experience for fans in Kent, Connecticut September 22-24.  Adult Summer Camp, Club Getaway, will be transformed into Camp John […]

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New Activist Video Series Features LGBTQ Puppets & Puppeteer – “BreakthroughU”

  NEW YORK — A new video series, “BreakthroughU,” is tackling complicated social issues, like gender-based violence, intersectionality* and culture change, issues that are at the heart of the work that Breakthrough has been doing for over 17 years. The videos employ an unusual approach — puppets. A cast of rainbow-colored puppets represents a range […]

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Check Out “Male Pipedream” Issue #1 | New Male Photography and Gay Art Digital Zine (NSFW)

Pineapple Blog presents they first digital issue with a wide variation of male photography and gay art. The issue shares new sets of 9 photographers, Male Pipedream photo series and feature 2 artist’s work. The digital is 130 pages with not mainstream storys, to stay true to the idea of ‘Pineapple Blog’. Including interview both […]

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“Hideaway” Is Mykki Blanco’s Artful Exploration of HIV Stigma

Rapper, performance artist, and activist Mykki Blanco released her debut studio album, ‘Mykki,’ in late 2016. Now, in collaboration with director Daisy Zhou, she’s turning a standout track, “Hideaway,” into an artful examination of the effect of HIV stigma on romantic partnerships on the occasion of National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Video from W magazine

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Weinstein Company to Protest the MPAA R Rating of Transgender Film “3 Generations”

April 6, 2017 – New York, NY — The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today plans to challenge the Motion Picture Association of America’s (MPAA) decision to assign an “R” rating to its forthcoming film 3 GENERATIONS. The film, which stars Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts, and Susan Sarandon, provides an authentic and sensitive portrayal of what it means […]

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Book | “Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community” Celebrates LGBTQ Creativity & Diversity Through Fiber Crafts & Art

  New York, NY—AMMO Books, with Todd Oldham Studio, present a new coffee table book featuring 30 artists working in fiber and crafts and insightful interviews from some of today’s most influential members of the LGBTQ cultural community. The first-ever of its kind, the 192-page volume spotlights an international, intergenerational, intersectional mix of 30 artists […]

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Queers & Comics 2017 Conference | San Francisco April 14 & 15

  FAQ-  The Queers & Comics CONFERENCE Q: What is the Queers & Comics Conference? A: Queers & Comics is the first-ever university-based LGBTQ comics conference.  Queer comics offer readers a unique visual literature that reflects and critiques queer culture. The Queers & Comics Conference brings US and international LGBTQ cartoonists, comics writers, and artists together with scholars and […]

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Berlin Experimental & Collective Art Project Focused on Ideas of the “Male/Masculinities” as a Physical, Social & Political

    Instinct.Berlin is an experimental and collective art project focused on discussing ideas of the male/masculinities as a physical, social and political construct in contemporary society as seen from an open spectrum of perspectives. Initiated in 2015 by Eric LeRouge in collaboration with Manuel Moncayo, Instinct.Berlin is a bi-annual art exhibition and residency program […]

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Check Out Pansy Ass Ceramics and Their Dick Planters

Pansy Ass Ceramics have grabbed my attention on Instagram with their sassy badass ceramic pieces. As it turns Pansy Ass Ceramics are more than ceramics. They also have tee shirts, sweat shirts, and sex positive pins! Definitely follow them on Instagram for a good time and think about dressing up your house with a few ceramic dicks. You […]

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“Stranger Portraits” by Dutch Photographer Marga Van Den Meydenberg

Berlin based Dutch photographer Marga van den Meydenberg has shared her  portrait photography events under the name Pop-Up Photo Studio by Meydenberg. “Meydenberg’s goal is to make improvised portraits from all sorts of people who walk by and visit me at my temporary photo studio. These spontaneous photo sessions often result in alienated and beautiful […]

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Frida Kahlo Gets New Set of Emojis

Sweet! Artsy reports — Cantor designed his first Kahlo-inspired emoji last summer. The Instagram account for Cantor Fine Art, the gallery he runs with his father, was attracting a growing number of followers, and Cantor wanted to engage them. His strategy: to canvas his audience with a simple question. “If I were to make emoji of artists, who […]

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NSFW New Party Promo Video is What Aroma Fantasies Are Made Of

Our buddies at TROUGH Party in Australia always go all out for their promo videos. Nik Dimopoulos at the helm direct and edits a new masterpiece. If man scent is what gets your rocks off, whatch video below for a few new aromas that might help get the job done. Great to see some San Francisco men appear […]

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Chef Wears Ingredients from His ‘MENU’ on His Face for Self-Portraits Series

  MENU – The craft behind the project. A dinner through the eyes of a photographer and a chef. Concept and art direction – Robert Harrison and Robbie Postma Production – Robert Harrison and Robbie Postma Photography – Robert Harrison See more postma-harrison.com With @robertharrisonphotography. . Next. A small serve captured from the great waters of […]

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The Minimalist Magic of Andy Onderdonx | Video

  VICE, you are doing things right! “In this episode of Like Art, we visit eclectic artist/curator Andy Onderdonx at his remote hideaway in northern New York. Inspired by minimalist art from the 1960s, Onderdonx works from his home and studio, rediscovering forgotten artists in his archive, and sharing them on his popular Instagram page, […]

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Meet Artist Yvon Raphael, You Will Be Highly Entertained and Turned On (Yes, I Said That)

  We Are Moon House, Artist Management and Video Production house, have brought Australian artist Yoann Parejaa into our radar and we are thankful. We Are Moon House writes, “This episode is very special to us featuring our very dear friend Yoann Parejaa who has a remarkable gift that many people should see. He has a big heart and beautiful […]

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Strangers Photograph Each Other Naked In Berlin (NSFW)

“Daily Portrait IV Berlin 2015-2017: A project by Martin Gabriel Pavel and Marek Kučera. One camera and 381 Berliners. I photographed Elle in her apartment. I gave to her my camera and she took a photo of M in her apartment next day. M photographed Jonathan and Jonathan photographed Carise and Carise photographed Christoph and […]

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SFMOMA | Performance in Progress Group Show

  Desirée Holman, Naomi Rincón Gallardo, and Jacolby Satterwhite Performance in Progress commissions local, national, and international artists to present groundbreaking live work and offers a platform for artists and audiences to come together to examine the creative process. The artists in this season — Desirée Holman, Naomi Rincón Gallardo, and Jacolby Satterwhite — draw on […]

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Tom of Finland Store Official Launch

cultureEDIT is proud to announce the launch of TOMOFFINLANDSTORE.COM, the official online store for all things TOM, offering products and collections developed in collaboration between Tom of Finland Foundation and leading brands in fashion, art, design and publishing. As one of the world’s most influential artists, Tom of Finland (Touko Laaksonen, Finnish, 1920-1991) is the […]

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“Call Me a Ghost” | Erotic Film About Melancholy by Noel Alejandro | NSFW

  Noel Alejandro releases “Call Me a Ghost”, an erotic film about melancholy BARCELONA​ – Alternative gay porn director Noel Alejandro is proud to announce the release of his first drama-psychological erotic film, “Call Me a Ghost”. In Alejandro’s protagonist’s life, something seems to be permanently out of place. He is intelligent, attractive and talented – however this […]

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Meet Toronto’s Queer Songbook Orchestra

  Queer Songbook Orchestra is Toronto-based 12-piece ensemble of queer and allied musicians. They are taking a look at popular songs and revealing the backstories and personal narratives of queer artists who never had a chance to communicate what their work really meant to them. To learn more about the QSO, please visit www.queersongbook.com In […]

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Hunky Children’s Author Daniel White is a ‘Big Kid’ | Photos by Joe Mazza

Check out Part 1 of San Francisco based photographer Joe Mazza‘s series with Daniel White.  “The Big Kid.” Absolutely adorable guy and stunning images that we have become accustomed to by the talented Mazza. Photos by Joe Mazza  instagram – twitter – facebook Daniel White is a Children’s author, worker outer, music writer, pop punk lyfer, cartoon watcher, & a big ole gay […]

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Food & Gay Culture Magazine Mouthfeel Launches Awesome “Coffee Issue”

  Including an investigative report on the disappearance of legendary adult film star Buck Hayes, the Coffee Issue features a concentrated brew of long-form profiles, in-depth interviews and original art—forging the unique intersection between the worlds of food, art and pornography. Mouthfeel Magazine launches its first ever Coffee Issue, with anchor feature “Coffee with Buck Hayes” (the untold story […]

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Keith Haring is “The Boy Who Just Kept Drawing” in New Children’s Book Written by His Sister

Iconic pop artist Keith Haring comes to life for young readers in this picture book biography lovingly written by his sister This one-of-a-kind book explores the life and art of Keith Haring from his childhood through his meteoric rise to fame. It sheds light on this important artist’s great humanity, his concern for children, and […]

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New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art Just Released 375,000 Free Images For You!

   OUT reports — Under the license designation Creative Commons Zero (CCo), the Met updated its Open Access Policy, so that a range of digital images could be created, organized and disseminated under two categories: images believed to be public domain and images under copyright. “Our comprehensive and diverse museum collection spans 5,000 years of world culture,” said Met […]

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Andy Warhol Cans Mystery Mini Series Available at Kidrobot

Andy Warhol and Kidrobot meet to create a limited edition Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Series. Packaged in an iconic Andy Warhol Campbell’s soup “can”, this blind can series will contain either a mystery vinyl or plush Andy Warhol item. Collect the set and you too can earn your 15 minutes of fame. Find here www.kidrobot.com

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MoMA Opens Free, Safe Space for LGBTQ-Identifying Teens

  The New York institution is partnering with Open Art Space to provide a free weekly drop-in where LGBTQ-identifying teens and their allies can create and learn together   Dazed reports — For the most part, the world is very angry right now. We are protesting, striking, marching, writing, live streaming, and yet, we can barely keep up with the […]

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Powerful Images from Battery Park Protest Against Trump’s Immigration Travel Ban by Krys Fox

New Yorkers gathered at Battery Park in Manhattan on Sunday in response to President Donald Trump’s recent executive order barring non-U.S. citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries entry into the United States. The rally, organized by the New York Immigration Coalition, Make the Road New York and more local social justice groups, is a continuation of […]

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NSFW | Graphic Art Film Exploring Hanky Codes in 1970s San Francisco

   Filmmaking duo based in London, Brian Fairbairn and Karl Eccleston, have really spelled out the hanky codes for you in this artful new NSFW video. Definitely nothing held back. An anthropological study of gay semiotics, taxonomies, and sexual behaviours. Directed by Brian Fairbairn and Karl Eccleston Featuring Rowland, Harry Clayton-Wright, JD Dean, Drew Kingston, Brendan Maclean, and […]

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Andy Warhol 8″ Masterpiece White Brillo Dunny by Kidrobot

  Andy Warhol and Kidrobot meet to create a limited edition 8” Dunny line based on iconic Andy Warhol art. This series kicks off with a Kidrobot take on one of his most controversial pieces, the Brillo Box. Created because he “wanted to make something ordinary” the Brillo Box series pushed the boundaries of what art […]

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“Whose Streets? Our Streets!” Photo Exhibit Capture the Power of Protest in the Streets

  A new exhibition looks back on the anarchic energy of New York City, reminding us of the impact individuals can have on social change ‘Whose Streets? Our Streets!’: New York City, 1980-2000 will be showing at the Bronx Documentary Center, New York City, between 14 January and 5 March New York’s streets were turbulent in […]

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“Candy Crush” | Art Film Starring Brooke Candy

“Candy Crush”  premiered on OUT  and it’s freaky just how I like it. The Last Impresario Director Gracie Otto has joined forces with Australian photographer Thom Kerr to create a surreal short fashion film, Candy Crush, featuring “Opulence” pop performer Brooke Candy. The visual, shot at San Luis Obispo’s Madonna Inn, follows the story of a hotel employee wistfully musing about […]