Bad Santa, Indeed: Festive Holiday Porn from the ’60s, ’70s, ‘and ’80s – The WOW Report
Sigh. TFW a high-profile blog features lots of photos you originally posted, and there’s no credit.
A generation of artists were wiped out by Aids and we barely talk about it
“Yet there was a time when you could walk around London or New York and see these gaunt faces, marked with sarcomas, and everyone you hung out with was dying. The official culture was in denial. Sometimes it was easier to be. I remember seeing Derek Jarman at a play. At that point he was blind. I didn’t want to see him like that. And then my friend was queer-bashed on the way home. Freddie Mercury died. Keith Haring died. Eazy- E from NWA died. Denholm Elliott died. Rock Hudson died. Fela Kuti died. And my uncle who wasn’t famous or even my actual uncle died. One of my friends lost seven people who were all under 30.”
Paper Cuts: A radio show dedicated to zines and DIY publishing
Recently, Acid Rain published a great write up about Paper Cuts and our two episodes concerning the 2015 New York Art Book Fair. Check it out!
Artfag Watch: 5 questions for Sina Sparrow
I met Walter Crasshole of Dandydicks.com in Berlin and he did this lovely interview with me.
Inside the Met’s Secret Gay Art Collection
At the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Andrew Lear guides our correspondent through a cornucopia of statues and pictures, thrumming with same-sex desire.
Help James Bidgood Make His Art!
Photographer James Bidgood needs funding to purchase a digital camera and materials.
You folks KNOW what you want for the new year, right? It’s for James Bidgood to make BRAND NEW original art, and GET PAID FOR IT this time! The man is an inspiration to many generations of queer artists and art lovers, and lovers of the delicate male form. He is living like a pauper now, and really wants to continue making work – I personally want to help him do that! So please share and consider helping! xxx