Tuesday, April 18, 2017

 
Luna Luis Ortiz, Chleo Silent Film Star, 1999, on view as part of Expanded Visions: Fifty Years of Collecting.
Weekly eDigest April 18, 2017
PUBLIC PROGRAMS
April 27, 6:30 - 8:30 pm


Best-selling author Susie Bright, the country’s preeminent feminist sex writer, is one of the world’s most respected voices on sexual politics, as well as an award-winning author and editor who’s produced and published thousands of the finest writers and journalists working in American literature and progressive activism today. More

"Debi and Coco Stormy Leather Ear Bite". Honey Lee Cottrell.
PRINCE STREET PROJECT SPACE
April 22-April 23, 12-6 pm

Opening: April 21, 6-8pm

Yatrofsky will be exhibiting new photographic works alongside images from her acclaimed series I Heart Boy and I Heart Girl in a solo exhibition at the Prince Street Project Space in New York City on view April 21st-23rd. Her work is currently featured in the group show Expanded Visions at the Leslie-Lohman Museum for Gay and Lesbian Art. More

Jessica Yatrofsky, "John", 2010, digital image, size varied. Courtesy of the artist.
May 6-May 7, 12-6 pm

Opening: May 5, 6-8 pm

Photography from Da Ping Luo and others from the archives of Front Runners New York. 

In 2009, Luo joined Front Runners, an LGBT running club, to get back in shape and make new friends. He became fascinated with the club’s contribution to the gay community. Through the club, everyday LGBT athletes discover identity, community, fitness, family and even careers. More

Da Ping Luo, Banana Split, NYC Pride, 2013, Digital Print, 40 x 60 in. Courtesy the artist.
ON VIEW
March 10 - May 21

Our inaugural exhibition in the newly renovated and vastly expanded Museum space, Expanded Visions: Fifty Years of Collecting, is a historic collection show with approximately 250 works on view. Expanded Visions mines the rich cultural coffers of the Museum's collection to trace the evolution of our institution, amid decades of shifting social conditions. More

Horst P. Horst (aka Horst), Male Nude I (Frontal) NY, 1952, Gelatin silver print, 17 x 14 in. Gift of Ricky Horst. Collection of Leslie- Lohman Museum.

TRAVEL
Anna Canepa Internationalpresents a Special Tour for the Leslie-Lohman Museum:
Pietrasanta, Italy
September 10 – September 16, 2017
Pietrasanta, a lovely medieval town known for its marble and bronze workshops, artists and monuments on the coast of northern Tuscany about 20 miles north of Pisa, is one of the most qualified centers for the art of the sculpture where numerous artisan studios and foundries are scattered in the town. Key tour highlights include a visit to theCarrara quarries, a private guided tour of the legendary Gori Collection; and a visit to the recently extensively renovated Pecci Museum. You’ll also visit various artist studios with a private visit to Fonderie Artistche Mariani for a demonstration of bronze sculpture fabrication. You’ll stay at a luxury B&B and dine at several incredible local restaurants. For details and to reserve your space, contact Anna Canepa at 212-758-4719or annacanepa@aol.com
City of Pietrasanta (upper); Carrara Quarries (lower)
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ARTIST PRINT (ABOVE): 
Dusty St. Amand: Over It, 2015 11 X 14 in.
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