Our virtual art museum, curated by LGBTQ+ women.
100 works of art by 100 queer artists to kick off Art Attack month. Representative of many medias and many nations and many brains.
Feminist artist Judy Chicago will be dining with Sojourner Truth.
“We decided to just go bare bones and say how we felt.”
“I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn’t photograph them.”
” Most of the things we desire are things that can destroy us.”
I don’t wanna work, I just wanna look at art/design/photo blogs all day.
“We’re getting up and on the go with no finish line and I like it.”
This provocative and important exhibit is worth your time — even if it sorta leaves you out.
Simone creates elaborately detailed, surreal coastal landscapes that are populated by a utopian society of adolescent feral girls. You’ll really like this.
A self-taught Slovakian-born tattoo artist whose surreal designs and use of colour will blow your mind.
If you’d been a lesbian art-lover in 1920’s London, you might have known this woman, sometimes called Timothy, sometimes called Peter.
“A runaway, Basquiat bummed around in epic fashion, living in boxes and on the dance floors of crowded clubs, before Giuliani sterilized New York City, when it was still just as raw and vibrant as the people in it.”
It’s this moment where one has to look around and think, “Yoko Ono has given everyone this huge gift.”
LGBTQA Filipino/a America in your face!
Pop culture’s most badass feminists, wielding weapons on screen printed organic t-shirts. Everybody wins!
Films on this list star actors such as Lili Taylor, David Bowie, Cookie Monster, Will Smith and Shane.
Kara Walker fills rooms with larger than life cutouts depicting scenes of power, racism, misogyny and sexuality. She might just be your new hero.
Dese’Rae Stage’s photography subjects include but aren’t limited to musicians that you like and inspiring people who have something to say.
I think that she and her second husband Alexander Hammid, deserve 1944’s Lesbian Couple of the Year Award for their collaboration on “The Private Life of a Cat,”
“Walking through silent-movie city streets, my thoughts often turn to the many processes that I can’t personally perceive directly, the layers of invisibly embedded systems beneath the surface of the observable world.”
“…but I also think that part of what our light box project did was to not assume that participation in mainstream culture means that you also have to take the structures of visibility that come with it as a given.”
Expiring for love is beautiful but stupid.
How could you not be intrigued by a woman who proudly proclaimed, “I live life in the margins of society, and the rules of normal society don’t apply to those who live on the fringe”?
From Catherine Opie to Cass Bird to Zanele Muholi, here are ten queer women with vision and talent changing the heteronormative face of contemporary photography.
Ellis Avery’s ‘The Last Nude’ is basically girl-on-girl fictional art history. You’re interested in it.
“My desire for you, for life, is like a beast.”
I know you’ll like Mars Hobrecker’s photography because I know you, and this is up your alley.
Michelle Muldrow’s paintings investigate “the experience of the repulsion and seduction of the American environment.” You can probably relate.
“Embracing failure. Obsessive thoughts. Banal repetition of actions. For me they can be both very meditative and calming or crazed and overwhelming. Intensely intimate.”
Lesbian art or lesbian artist? Either way, Sadie Lee leaves a mark.
She loves the fearsome, tentacled, and weird.
Schrag captures the anxiety of queer adolescence, will make your heart break, make you cry.
Beth Wexler makes some crazy videos. They’re crazy. They’re trippy and beautiful. You’ll love them.
“These elements invoke a narrative that, while never quite finished, imply a disaster of the persona – heartbreak, grief – displayed through the aesthetics of a more worldly apocalypse.”
These images could be NSFW, but also they could be Rorschach tests. Either way, they’re definitely beautiful.