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Legacy Project with Equality House to Showcase LGBT Contributions

By EDGE | Apr 9
This coming weekend, the Legacy Project will officially unveil its first-ever satellite-installation at Equality House in Topeka, Kansas - across the street from the infamous Westboro Baptist Church.

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Fine Arts Features

"Self-Portrait Dedicated to Carriere" (1888 or 1889), oil on canvas by Paul Gauguin (French, 1848-1903)

Essays in Beauty

By Sura Wood | Apr 6
An ode to spring in spirit if not necessarily in content, and an essay in beauty, the exhibition consists of works by Sisley, Pissarro, Gauguin, Monet, Cezanne, Degas and the other usual suspects.

Andrew Salgado

Andrew Salgado’s Works of Masculine Beauty

By Joel Martens | Mar 23
Andrew Salgado’s body of paintings is the work of a fascinating artist - images both compelling and at times a bit unnerving due to the intensity. They are not portraits, they are gripping, painterly stories.

The Art & Soul of It

By Joel Martens | Mar 23
Art: On canvas, sculpted in marble, executed in steel and glass. Come explore and look deeply, learn something beyond what you might know - and discover the very nature of human existence.

"Vishnu as Vishvarupa": Vishnu Vishvarupa (approx. 1800-20), opaque watercolor and gold on paper by Bulaki.

Yoga for the Ages

By Sura Wood | Mar 9
One doesn’t have to a be a yogi, a devotee of same, or a seeker of spiritual enlightenment and a better body to enjoy "Yoga: The Art of Transformation," the latest exhibition at the Asian Art Museum.

Artist Ashleigh Sumner brings street art to the canvas

LA Lesbian Artist Ashleigh Sumner Rocks Art Space Warehouse

By Winnie McCroy | Feb 25
L.A. artist Ashleigh Sumner is appropriating street art into her own unique, layered creations, and from downtown to the Hollywood Hills, people are beginning to snatch up her unique works.

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Fine Arts Reviews

A Queer History Of Fashion - From The Closet To The Catwalk

By Michael Cox | Nov 2
Accompanying the exhibit in NYC, Valerie Steele, director of the Fashion Institute of Technology, explores a topic that surprisingly few have in "A Queer History of Fashion: From the Closet to the Cakewalk" what gay people have done for fashion.

Armored General (detail), Qin dynasty (221-206 BCE), China. Terracotta, excavated from Pit 1, Qin Shihuang tomb complex (1980). Photo: Qin Shihuang Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum, Shaanxi

China’s Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor’s Legacy

By Sura Wood | Mar 5
Although the warriors are certainly the headliner, the bulk of the exhibition is comprised of 110 objects taken from the burial chambers of the First Emperor’s ancestors and areas surrounding his eminence’s tomb.

Photo: Courtesy Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA

Kehinde Wiley/The World Stage: Israel

By Sura Wood | Feb 26
This particular body of work is based on traditional 18th- and 19th-century European portraiture of the landed gentry, but the artist gave the enterprise a significant twist and shout by adding the seasoning of contemporary youth and hip hop.

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