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Ken Urban Reconciles Contradictions in 'A Future Perfect'

THEATRE | By Michael Cox | Jan 20
Ken Urban's latest play "A Future Perfect" is having its premiere production at the Speakeasy Stage Company. It promises to toe the line between two opposing forces: The spirit of an indy-rocker and the expectations of the "new normal."

Mary Lambert Spills 'Secrets' With New Single and CD

CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 31
In her newly released single "Secrets," Lambert sings about her bipolar disorder, her highly dysfunctional family, and other "secrets" which she chooses to reveal. But first, an interview...

POBA Site Helps Preserve Legacies of Artists Lost to AIDS

PERSONAL TECH | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 28
The new online platform, POBA/Where the Arts Live, keeps alive the legacy of artists, some of whose early success was cut short in the early years of AIDS.

John Grant :: Turning Pain Into Beautiful Music

MUSIC | By Jim Provenzano | May 25
With equal parts whimsy and melancholy, openly gay / openly poz singer John Grant tells of heartache, confusion and fragments of joy with a unique sense of humanity.

LA Lesbian Artist Ashleigh Sumner Rocks Art Space Warehouse

FASHION | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 25
L.A. artist Ashleigh Sumner is appropriating street art into her own unique, layered creations, and from downtown to the Hollywood Hills, people are beginning to snatch up her unique works.

Paris in the 1920s with Kiki de Montparnasse

FASHION | Dec 25
Roam the streets the Paris, overhear the plein-air conversations of the 20th century’s most respected writers and intellectuals, and watch new artistic movements emerge from the bohemian Left Bank, with the woman who knew it all: Kiki de Montparnasse.

Hanover Completes Hotel Redesign of Artists’ Paint and Ink Factory

HOME | Nov 26
The elegant red brick building built in 1906 was revolutionary in its time because of the reinforced concrete building structure which provided large bright spaces and ideal working conditions for employees.

René Gruau’s Sexy Men of Style

FASHION | Oct 10
René Gruau revolutionized the concept of masculinity in fashion advertising from the 1960s to the ’80s, depicting the modern casual, confident man with humor and sex appeal-including images of partial male nudity that were considered shocking.

Chicago’s Legacy Walk: LGBT History Comes to Halsted

Oct 2
In recognition of October as Gay and Lesbian History Month, the Board of Directors of the Legacy Project announced that the upcoming dedication of the Legacy Walk will take place on the 25th Anniversary Commemoration of National Coming-Out Day.

Alison Moyet to Star at Manchester Pride

Aug 22
Former Yazoo star and singing legend Alison Moyet to headline Sunday night Gaydar Main Arena stage as part of the Big Weekend festival.

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