Topics :: LGBT artists

POBA Site Helps Preserve Legacies of Artists Lost to AIDS

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Aug 28, 2014
The new online platform, POBA/Where the Arts Live, keeps alive the legacy of artists, some of whose early success was cut short in the early years of AIDS.

EDGE Editors Honor Our LGBT Heroes

By EDGE | Sunday Jun 29, 2014
In honor of Pride Month, EDGE editors were asked to profile their favorite unsung heroes of the LGBT community.

Homoquotables: Greeting Cards for "the New Normal"

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Feb 1, 2013
Homoquotables offers romantic gay themed greeting cards that are perfect for special occasions.

Paris in the 1920s with Kiki de Montparnasse

Tuesday Dec 25, 2012
Roam the streets the Paris, overhear the plein-air conversations of the 20th century’s most respected writers and intellectuals, and watch new artistic movements emerge from the bohemian Left Bank, with the woman who knew it all: Kiki de Montparnasse.

Hanover Completes Hotel Redesign of Artists’ Paint and Ink Factory

Monday Nov 26, 2012
The elegant red brick building built in 1906 was revolutionary in its time because of the reinforced concrete building structure which provided large bright spaces and ideal working conditions for employees.

RenĂ© Gruau’s Sexy Men of Style

Wednesday Oct 10, 2012
RenĂ© Gruau revolutionized the concept of masculinity in fashion advertising from the 1960s to the ’80s, depicting the modern casual, confident man with humor and sex appeal-including images of partial male nudity that were considered shocking.

Alison Moyet to Star at Manchester Pride

Wednesday Aug 22, 2012
Former Yazoo star and singing legend Alison Moyet to headline Sunday night Gaydar Main Arena stage as part of the Big Weekend festival.

Virginia Homestead of Grandma Moses Named Landmark

By STEVE SZKOTAK | Tuesday Jul 10, 2012
Virginia is recognizing the Shenandoah Valley farmhouse where Grandma Moses lived briefly with her family long before she gained fame for her folk-art painting.

Philly’s LGBT Art and Music Festival, Phreak N’Queer, Returns for Second Year

Friday Jul 6, 2012
Phreak N’ Queer was the vision of local DJ and promoter, Kate Gormley. Gormley wanted to give Philadelphians an opportunity to get back to the DIY roots of the music and art scenes and away from mainstream interpretations of these mediums.

What’s HOT :: South Florida (6/29-7/5)

By Scott Holland | Sunday Jul 1, 2012
HOTspots has the scoop on this week’s hottest events!