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. favorite Wes Hempel releases more new work.

February 19 2014 4:00 AM

Video killed the illustrator stars. This upcoming exhibit at the Leslie-Lohman Museum shows the rich history of the male pinup in the golden age of gay men's magazines before video ruined everything.

February 15 2014 4:00 AM

In time for Valentine's Day, Braden Summers shares his latest deliriously romantic images, taken around the world.

February 14 2014 4:00 AM

Damian Siqueiros's "To Russia with Love" crowd-funding project portrays iconic queer figures from Russia's history, tracing a line from 19th century to the present.

February 13 2014 7:00 AM

Continuing our Valentine love fest, we take a look at perhaps the most famous same-sex couple of the 20th century.

February 10 2014 4:00 AM

Our wide assortment of contributing artists and photographers show us the many forms of same-sex love and affection — from cuddly to consuming.

February 08 2014 4:00 AM

Kargelstev's photos of his friends and lovers explore the instant nostalgia found in Polaroids.

February 07 2014 4:00 AM

De Gregorio's mythological portraits disturb and seduce at the same time.

February 05 2014 2:15 PM

February makes us think of love, and its many forms, so here we offer a valentine to the mentorship romance of Chiron and Achilles.

February 01 2014 8:00 AM