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Chicago IRL (In Real Life): An Arts and Literary Digest Cataloging Contemporary Queer Creative Culture in Chicago: Video

Chicago IRL #4: ABOUT THIS PROJECT Chicago IRL (In Real Life) is an arts and literary digest cataloging contemporary queer creative culture in Chicago. We document not only existing queer talent but also create new collaborations and explorations.Chicago IRL launched in June 2011 and is a co-production of graphic designer Topher McCulloch, a South Dakota native who blew into […]

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San Francisco’s Soiree 10: A Decadent Celebration of Avant-Garde Culture :: March 24, 2012

The Center 10 year anniversary celebration Free to be Fabulous. Saturday, March 24, 2012.  7:00pm until 11:00pm The San Francisco LGBT Community Center will hold its 10th Anniversary celebration—Soiree 10— à la mode française on Saturday, March 24, 2012, when the San Francisco Design Center Galleria becomes a decadent turn-of-the-last-century Parisian salon. Paris’s “Belle Époque” or “beautiful era” pre-World War […]

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SF: Local Artist Christopher Tandy’s Solo Show “Running Out of My Mind” 11.4 – 12.4

Wanna go on a date? How about November 4th, at 7pm and we can soak up some local art together.  Freelance artist/illustrator, Christopher Maxwell Tandy will be holding a reception for his first solo show ever. Being nosey as I am,  I asked him if he was nervous. He replied, “I am really excited and also really nervous. […]

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BearCity 2 Teaser Trailer (Video)

Are you ready to get your bear on? In Post-Production! Join the Family… Donate or become an Investor at http://www.bearcity2.com BearCity is a hirsute “Sex and the City,” following the funny, romantic, and occasionally dramatic adventures of a group of bears and cubs in New York City. The sequel, BearCity 2 follows our familiar characters and […]

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Video: Zoochosis Presents “Bears”

A nice and decent appearing white family meets a pack of bear rummaging through garbage bags. A precious little girl feeds a hungry bear honey from the safety of a car. Have you ever been to a bear bar? There are frightening similarities to this hilarious short film by Zoochosis. Thanks Drew B. for the tip!

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Gay, Straight Couples More Monogamous than in the Past

Interesting story, but unless a lie detector test was administered to each individual who participated in the study, I am not buying it. There may be many components that make it appear that people are more monogamous these days. People are afraid of getting caught more now because we as tech crazy humans leave many […]

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“The Elements of F*cking Style” Book

Cool Hunting points us at a new book that looks to refresh your knowledge on grammar and the proper use of the English langues. The Elements of F*cking Style out now, looks to make the lessons and reminder a fun affair. “The truth about English is that it can get pretty boring. Dangling modifiers, gerunds, punctuation marks–it’s enough […]

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032c Issue # 21 / MAG CULTURE.COM

Magazines should never sit still, and this is one the refuses to be complacent in any way. New visual tics from Mike Meiré in this issue include pencil-drawn headlines, exaggerated newspaper stylings for the Global Briefing section and even some clean modernist feature design. Plus a brutally coarse Juergen Teller shoot with model Kristen McMenamy […]

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NYC Here Comes Two Storms called Aaron Smith & Anthony Iacono; Sloan Fine Art

MAIN GALLERY: Aaron Smith, “Coterie of the Wooly-Woofter” PROJECT ROOM: Anthony Iacono, “Victor Victoria” RECEPTION: Friday, June 3rd, from 6 to 8 pm EXHIBITION: June 2 through 26, 2011 Aaron Smith and Sloan Fine Art would like to invite you the join the ìCoterie of the Wooly-Woofter,î a bad-ass neo-dandy beardo brigade from beyond time. […]

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Bid for Warhol Self-Portrait Took 4EVER; $38.45 million

Somethings are worth fighting for.   “Longest” Bid for Warhol Self-Portrait By Advocate.com Editors A Christie’s auction of post-war and contemporary art ended with a bang Wednesday night when a self portrait of pop-art icon Andy Warhol sold for $38.45 million after a 16-minute bidding war. Following the sale of the piece, the auctioneer exclaimed […]

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Super Bear VS Evil Slut: At Peter Sorensens Art Studio Saturday

It’s been leaked to me that there is a must see this weekend. Local artist, Peter Sorensens will be showing his newest work  named Super Bear VS Evil Slut. The name has me drawn in like Bears to honey. Drop by and say Hi. Happiness and laughing out loud is contagious when you are in Peters presence.     […]

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PINUPS Mag Issue 14

This is called excitement. PRE_ ORDER NOW! Pinups is a triannual publication that features one male nude pictorial per issue. There are no words—just an exaggeration of the classic centerfold. Each magazine exists in book form but can be taken apart and tiled to reveal a 32” x 70” image. The magazine is printed in […]