Basquiat at The Brant is now Online

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  An exhibit of superb works of the legendary queer artist JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT at the Brant Foundation in NY is now ONLINE in a Virtual Gallery. Basquiat was an American artist of Haitian and Puerto Rican descent. He first achieved fame as part of SAMO, an informal graffiti duo who wrote enigmatic epigrams in the cultural hotbed of the Lower East Side of Manhattan during the late … Continue reading

Alexander McQueen’s Foundation goes online with a series of Talks & Interviews

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  The Sarabande Foundation is the legacy of the late creative genius ALEXANDER McQUEEN.   He started it in 2007 and it  is named after his Spring Collection of that year.  Sarabande  was established because  McQueen passionately believed that creative minds with the potential to push boundaries should be given the same opportunities he’d enjoyed.  The … Continue reading

Celebrating Shakespeare’s Birthday with some queer & gender productions of his work online

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  To celebrate William Shakespeare’s April 26th birthday (he’s not quite 500 yet!) here are some great queer and gender productions of some of his finest plays available to view online Brit queer director Phyllida Lloyd mounted an  all-female trilogy of plays comprising Julius Caesar, Henry IV and The Tempest  playing at London’s Donmar Warehouse … Continue reading

Michael Urie hangs out with Barbra Striesand to talk about her dolls

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  Michael Urie just reprised his role in Buyer & Cellar  a one-man play by Jonathan Tolins for which he won a Clarence Derwent Award for his performance  as well as a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance in 2013.  The play is a comedy that follows Alex More, a struggling gay actor working in Los Angeles, who is down on … Continue reading

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