I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
Thursday, August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022
Photo of the Week
Artwork by Vivien Wise, The Tree Connection (installation), 2020 Reupholstered couch, found vinyl, paper mache sign, side table, floor lamp, and zine, Part of our current exhibition, Queer Ecologies, which runs through August 18.
THRIVERS: Finding and Managing News and Information Saturday, Aug 20, Noon-1:30 PM
THRIVERS is a monthly discussion group for people impacted by HIV.
This month, the group will talk about where members find their news/information, as well as the importance of following reliable sources. They'll also discuss the ways that they manage the intake of this info, which can be stressful at times.
Empathy Versus Misinformation: On the Topic of Transgender Youth Friday, Aug 12, 6 PM
Join the Free Library of Philadelphia for a panel discussion with parents and professionals who support transgender and gender non-conforming children and adolescents.
Are you trans-identified and job seeking?
TransWork fills a critical gap for addressing under-employment by connecting transgender and gender non-binary job seekers and entrepreneurs to a network of supportive employers and business partners.
These are difficult times.
There's help there when you need it. Here are some useful resources:
Philadelphia Suicide and Crisis Intervention Hotline 215-686-4420