Read the latest news and reviews in The Advocate’s gay art section. Enjoy exclusive previews of gay art openings, galleries, and shows that include exciting work from established and emerging LGBT artists. Portraits, photographs, pastels, oils, sculptures, statues, landscapes, and more are featured in the art section, which shows the latest creative contributions of the gay community. From nudes, to sketches, to photojournalism, The Advocate brings readers a virtual exhibition of surrealist, modernist, realist, and classical art that appeals to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities and beyond.

SUMMER RERUNS: We thought we would take this holiday weekend to sit on our laurels and review some art that we really wanted to see again. Balas plays with classic themes and "big art." He also plays with our feelings.

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Using naked men to sell your product is not a new idea. Seems there has always been room for a sexy hunk on a display poster.

August 28 2014 11:30 AM

Millions of fans have enjoyed Clive Barker's dark visions in his books and films. Now a sleek new book of his art shows the seeds of his inspirations.

August 25 2014 4:00 AM

A new oral history project highlights the vibrant members of Brighton, U.K.'s transgender community.

August 23 2014 8:00 AM

'I have to shoot. If I haven't in several days, it starts gnawing at me.'

August 23 2014 4:00 AM

Monkman uses painting, sculpture, video, and awesome drag to settle a few scores. His work is hilarious and chilling all at once.

August 16 2014 4:00 AM

Shannon O'Malley and Keith Wilson have launched the feel-good book project of the year.

August 12 2014 6:00 AM

Michael Stokes's project Bare Strength funded in less than 48 hours. When you see the photographs you will know why.

August 10 2014 6:55 PM

From superheroes to sexy men to fashion to celebrities — Glen Hanson’s stellar art has everything.

August 10 2014 6:00 AM

Considered by some a patronizing Western reimagining of the Middle East, many of these Orientalist depictions are frankly homoerotic.

August 09 2014 4:00 AM