Art Queer News

The Golden Age of Denial: Homoerotic Military Recruitment Art of the Last Century

BY CHRISTOPHER HARRITY at the Advocate Leyendecker military art Military recruitment art, and advertising that used military images was produced by men to appeal to men. Sweaty, shirtless men in intimate situations with other sweaty muscular men were rendered to attract impressionable men of age to enlist. So why do they look so homoerotic to […]

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Artist Guy James Whitworth to Show ‘One Day You’ll Understand’ : The Pine Street Gallery in Chippendale Sydney, Australia

www.guyjameswhitworth.com For an artist who is well known for painting nudes and pictures of fierce and fabulous young models, to launch an exhibition made up solely of portraits of older subjects could be seen as a rather foolhardy step. However in ‘One Day You’ll Understand,’ Guy James Whitworth’s follow up exhibition to last years rather […]

Art Queer News

Macaulay Culkin Makes Trippy Paintings When Not Being Harassed by the Media

by JEREMY GORDON When his supposedly drug-fueled physique isn’t making the gossip blog rounders, Home Alone star Macaulay Culkin has apparently found a new pursuit: painting. He’s become one-third of the Three Men and a Baby art collective, which also features ex-Moldy Peaches member Adam Green and Toby Goodshank, and is throwing their first show at Le Poisson Rouge in […]

Art Health Queer News

San Francisco’s 16th Annual Art for AIDS Auction This September 14, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- The 16th annual Art for AIDS auction will take place in San Francisco on Friday, September 14, 2012, 5:30–9:30pm in a new location and a larger venue – City View at Metreon (135 Fourth Street, SF) featuring more than 700 art lovers, collectors and party-goers and benefiting the UCSF Alliance Health Project […]

Art Queer News

Calling All Artists: “Bring Your Own Queer” A Free SF, Queer Outdoor Music Festival: Sept 15

  Free SF, Queer Outdoor Music Festival Will Take Place September 15 in Golden Gate Park; Call for Entries Now Open San Francisco —  Bring Your Own Queer (BYOQ), a fiscally sponsored project of Intersection for the Arts, today announced the DJ and performance line-up for its fourth annual free event, taking place on September […]

This Town Vodcast Videos

Tub Interview with Captivating Chicago Based Queer Rapper Big Dipper: Video & Soapy Photo Spread

Rap music never looked so good. Accidental Bear’s newest tub interview with Chicago based queer rapper Big Dipper is magic. Big Dipper is  known for his playful style, crazy antics, catchy hooks, exciting live performances and let us add his dope chest and  baby blues. We first locked eyes onto Big Dipper in his music video Drip Drop which […]

Art Queer News

“Street Photography Now” at Contributed Studio for the Arts Berlin: Video

In candid moments captured in split seconds, from parks and beaches to streets and shopping malls, street photographers reveal the humour and drama of the everyday. Street Photography Now brings the most up to date review of the current state of the genre in the world: the great masters, the emerging photographers, the new directions. […]

Art Queer News

Photographer Christopher Boffoli Gives Us “Big Appetites” to Feast On: Tasty Photos

Have you ever wanted to eat a piece of artwork or perhaps cut back on portion sizes? Fine art photographer Christopher Boffoli has created this wonderful series of photographs entitled Big Appetites. These incredibly delightful photos feature miniature sized figurines of people in action cleverly placed alongside food. See more examples of Boffoli’s work at his site.

Queer News

Photographer and Hairy Delight David Colin Onze Gets Our Engines Hot: Photo Spread

We featured photographer David Colin Onze awhile back as a hairball of the day and today Manhunt Daily flung back into our vision, the hairy masterful  David Colin Onze and his self portraits. We are still picking virtual hairballs out of our mouths from licking the screen from the last time we pawned over David Colin Onze‘s photos. David‘s photo’s are not just […]

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Outrageous Tub Interview with Cartoonist Justin Hall: “No straight Lines: Four Decades of Queer Comics” Videos

In our most outrageous interview yet, that also ends in the bathtub, we have an intimate chat with the 6’2″ hunky cartoonist Justin Hall about his past endeavors and his exciting new project No Straight Lines: Four Decades of Queer Comics that will be hitting the shelves any day now! Justin hall is an award-winning cartoonist best […]

Queer News

STARRFUCKER MAGAZINE Issue 6 is Major and Available for Pre-Order!

  Starrfucker Magazine is a self-printed quarterly homo/foto/art-zine with penis. Created by Los Angeles based Photographer, Jeremy Lucido as an evolution in his Starrfucker brand. The magazine is an photographic illustration of porn to art and art to porn. Check out all the goods HERE Rubs big manly calloused hands with hairy knuckles together in anticipation! STARRFUCKER […]

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Facial Hair Compilations The ‘A Book of Beards’ Documents Bold, Bristly Male Looks (Dazzling Blk/Wht Photos)

‘A Book of Beards’ by author Justin Muir documents a series of brazen facial hairdos. Scraggly and meticulously coiffed strands have all been taken note of here with 86 black and white portraits. The men seem to speak through the photos, as if saying that their appearances took time, effort and dedication. The proceeds derived […]

Art Queer News

Artist Creates Amazing ‘Avalanches’ Using Thousands of Books She is Calling ’Biografies’

These incredible sculptures made out of books appear as if thousands of paperbacks are exploding from buildings. The fantastic works of art take up to three weeks to create and feature 7,000 books. Artist Alicia Martin, 48, has created a range of designs, including a donut and others pouring out of a window in an ‘avalanche’ […]

Art Queer News

‘Naked Before The Camera’ Explores Nude Photography At The Metropolitan Museum Of Art (PHOTOS, NSFW)

A new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, titled, “Naked Before the Camera” explores the erotic relationship between the camera and the body. The tryst spans from 1850 to modern day in Europe and the United States, with appearances by photography all-stars including Félix Nadar (aka Gaspard-Félix Tournachon), Eadweard Muybridge, Man Ray, Irving Penn and Robert Mapplethorpe. The exhibition, comprised of […]

Art Queer News

Hockey Player Sean Avery Gives Photographer Terry Richardson Butt Cleavage & More (Photos)

Canadian professional ice hockey player Sean Avery gets swept away in a moment with the controversial and one of our favorite photographers Terry Richardson. In Terry’s classic style he gets Sean to pose as himself in his famous eyewear and also gets a great shot of Sean’s butt cleavage. Visit Terry’s World.

Art Queer News

Owl & Tiger Launches Photography book by Michael Jang called “Summer Weather”: SF

Join us May 18th, 2012 from 6-9pm for the book launch of Michael Jang’s SUMMER WEATHER. Owl & Tiger  is launching an incredible photography book by Michael Jang this week called Summer Weather In Jang’s words: “In 1983, a local TV station held a contest for anyone who wanted a chance at reporting the weather. My role was to […]

Art Queer News

Artist Was Accused Of Raping His Daughters Because Of This Photo

A powerful story with a happy ending. Watch video to see why the motive behind this awful allegation was homophobia and hate driven. Paul Rusconi you have our full support! After being cleared Friday of allegations that he raped his 20-month-old twin daughters, famed Malibu photographer Paul Rusconi cried. It’s been almost a year since distant […]

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Interview: “Pushing The Illusion” The Art of Jose A Guzman Colon: Opening in LA at Pop tART Gallery 4/26

A glamour meteor is about to hit Los Angeles! If you are familiar with the art and beauty that photographer Jose A Guzman Colon creates, you know he doesn’t  do anything small. Just one week away at POP tART GALLERY in Los Angeles, Jose A Guzman Colon is so thrilled to announce his first solo show called “Pushing The Illusion: The […]

Art Queer News

Screw Art! Artist Andrew Myers Makes Masterpieces Out of Screws: Watch Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-sVw9_DGIKs Artist Andrew Myers Biography andrewmyersart.com: Since his early childhood, Andrew Myers has been artistically influenced by european life and culture.  Born in Braunshweig, Germany and raised in Ciudad Real, Spain his exposure to modern continental living and classical architecture prompted the universal and classical themes, yet modern design found in his artwork.At the age of […]

Fashion Queer News

The Original Grizzly Bear Jacket: It’s Not a Costume, It’s a Lifestyle (Kickstart Video)

Thanks for tip Eric K! ABOUT THIS PROJECT Kickstart Page   As the old First Nations saying goes,  “When a pine needle falls in the forest, the eagle sees it; the deer hears it, and the bear smells it.” Does this relate to Griz Coat in any way? The answer is no. But we thought we’d […]

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Contemporary Queer Photography:: Bear Art Galore in Seattle April 6 – May 27, 2012

MORE images Artists’ Reception: Thursday, April 12, 6-8 pm Lecture: Kelli Connell & Sophia Wallace, Friday, April 13, 6:30 pm Artists: Adrain Chesser, Kelli Connell, Katie Koti, Molly Landreth, Steven Miller, Rafael Soldi, Chad States, Lorenzo Triburgo, Amelia Tovey, Sophia Wallace This exhibition focuses on ten contemporary queer photographers who explore ideas of identity, gender, courage, […]

Art Fashion

How to Fashion Art: Henrik Vibsko, Not Your Typical Scandinavian Designer (Video)

“To describe Henrik Vibskov as merely a fashion designer would be a vast understatement. As an artist, passionate musician, innovative stage designer, and head of his trendsetting eponymous fashion label he is at the vanguard of a new generation of creative multi-taskers. Gestalten.tv visited him in his Copenhagen studio for a chat about music, colors, […]