Artist Spotlight

As art holds an essential place in the LGBT community, The Advocate strives to shine a light on the work of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender artists who are moving the cultural needle within the artists spotlight section. Discover slideshows from gay art openings across the world with mediums that range from photographs, to oils, to sculpture, and more. Read interviews and profiles of contemporary artists who portray LGBT history, sex, culture, and politics within their works. Browse through the artist spotlight and other sections that celebrate gay culture.

Possollo explores myth and history in a masterly style that contrasts with his unabashed depictions of intimate situations.

January 24 2015 4:00 AM

Fernando Bayona creates incredible scenery as part of his photographic exploration of the human heart.

January 17 2015 4:00 AM

A current exhibit at Alexander Grey Associates shows Hugh Steers's virtuoso use of light and color.

January 10 2015 4:00 AM

22-year-old Freddy Krave lives in Bologna, Italy, and doesn't spend a day without a camera in his hands.

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Olaf's work combines rigorous discipline with an eye for the spontaneous moment.

December 13 2014 4:00 AM

Selfies are for amateurs. Percy Katt rides the crest of a wave of fantastic self-portraitists who deal in pop culture, gender play, and deep-fried glamour.

December 06 2014 4:00 AM

Moscow artist Igor Sychev's magic realism travels across time and space creating a sensual dream world.

November 29 2014 4:00 AM
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