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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.

Riggs's dark art specialized in muscular, imposing men in homosocial environments.

March 26 2015 4:00 AM

Drew Riley explores the visibility 'explosion' for trans and gender-nonconforming people in gritty, vibrant portraits that capture the eye.

March 25 2015 6:00 AM

We got 99 problems, but finding our trans roots isn't one — thanks to a new exhibit from the Museum of Transgender Hirstory & Art and the ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives.

March 24 2015 4:00 AM

Renowned photographer Kike Arnal's photo book Bordered Lives shows us the everyday lives of seven trans people in and around Mexico City.

March 23 2015 5:00 AM

A collection of intimate portraits of LGBTI people over the age of 65 comprised Richard Hedger's exhibit that was a part of Sydney's Mardi Gras festival.

March 23 2015 4:00 AM

Griswold gives you the male figure in a direct, emotional way — no coy justifications needed.

March 21 2015 6:00 AM

Transgender artist and activist Dylan Scholinksi proves that art can save your life in an exhibit at Monmouth University.

March 20 2015 4:00 AM