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.

San Francisco police are investigating as a possible hate crime the repeated vandalism of a gay cholo mural in the Mission District, while the artist is hoping to use the visibility to support a local charity.

June 24 2015 4:37 PM

Move over Vanity Fair; Julio Salgado's new project highlights the unseen faces and voices of trans communities.

June 22 2015 3:02 PM

Masculine-of-center and transmasculine folks show the meaning of 'dapper' in Miki Vargas's new series.

June 22 2015 7:00 AM

Two artists, a generation apart, representing gay culture in Los Angeles at Edward Cella Art + Architecture.

June 13 2015 6:30 AM

Hannah Tara Faye sees her work as empowering the performers she photographs, as well as a coming-out statement for herself.

June 08 2015 6:30 AM

'Everyone in this show uses their bodies in some form, to probe the diversity of their imaginations.'

June 01 2015 4:00 AM