Berliner queer artist Stefan Merkt has Tom of Finland all licked

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  The very prolific queer Berlin-based artist Stefan Merkt is back with a new Exhibit at Romeo und Romeo which focuses on his favorite inspiration Tom of Finland.  But look closely at the pictures we have previewed from the Show  as there is not a drop of paint on any of them.  Since the 1980’s … Continue reading

Happy 100th Birthday Tom of Finland

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  As it’s the centennial of the birth of Touko Valio Laaksonen aka TOM OF FINLAND, we are expecting there to be a lot of celebrations throughout the coming year. He was a Finnish artist known for his stylized highly masculinized homoerotic art, and for his influence on late twentieth century gay culture. He has been called the “most influential … Continue reading

J.W. Anderson’s capsule collection for Tom of Finland

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  The ubiquitous queer Brit fashion designer Jonathan Anderson seems to be popping up all over the place these days.  Known for his own very collectable label J.W. Anderson in his store in London’s Soho,  he has collaborated on special collections for Topshop, Uniqlo and Versace. He is also creative director of Loewe, a division of … Continue reading

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