Richard Renaldi Hotel Room Portraits
December 06 2012 3:00 AM ET

Richard Renaldi: Hotel Room Portraits

Christopher Harrity

Renaldi's simple ritual of a photographic record of his hotel stays with his partner creates a warm portait of intimacy.

Artist Spotlight Frederic Leighton
December 05 2012 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Frederic Leighton

Christopher Harrity

History often erases the sexual identity of artists and writers. Sir Frederick Leighton left a few clues.

Artist Spotlight on Jeremy Kost
November 24 2012 4:04 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Jeremy Kost

Christopher Harrity

Kost gives an updated spin to two of Andy Warhol's favorite mediums — Polaroids and drag queens.

Artist Spotlight on Lorenzo Triburgo
November 17 2012 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Lorenzo Triburgo

Christopher Harrity

Portland-based artist Lorenzo Triburgo focuses on gender representation in his work. His "Transportraits" are beautifully saturated in both color and content.

Artist Spotlight Philip Bonneau
November 10 2012 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Philip Bonneau

Christopher Harrity

Bonneau shares the latest edition of his work, Heroes + Villains. With household props, he builds your (fantasy) character.

Artist Spotlight G. Elliott Simpson
October 29 2012 11:40 PM ET

Artist Spotlight: G. Elliott Simpson Editors

In a Halloween mood, it seemed like a good time to take another look at G. Elliot Simpson's dark visions.

Artist Spotlight Harwood Lee
October 27 2012 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Harwood Lee

Christopher Harrity

Lee's costumes range from sexy beasts to Old Navy kids. Let Lee's work be a great inspiration for your own Halloween madness.

Artist Spotlight Kevin Wada
October 20 2012 5:28 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Kevin Wada

Christopher Harrity

Wada's pen is not poison, but this fashion illustrator's nib is very sharp.

Artist Spotlight Polly Guo
October 13 2012 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Polly Guo

Christopher Harrity

Guo has a fluid, contemporary style and a fondness for a sweet embrace.

Artist Spotlight George Dureau
September 29 2012 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: George Dureau

Christopher Harrity

Dureau's photographs of New Orleans locals have a compassionate, collaborative quality.

Artist Spotlight Garth Amundson and Pierre Gour
September 22 2012 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Garth Amundson and Pierre Gour

Christopher Harrity

Garth & Pierre collaborate on works that involve their mutual collections, their love of vintage photography, and the immigration drama that affects their lives.

Artist Spotlight Del LaGrace Volcano
September 15 2012 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Del LaGrace Volcano

Christopher Harrity

Volcano delights in subverting the old-school rules of gender presentation.

In the Galleries Wes Hempel
September 05 2012 12:10 PM ET

In the Galleries: Wes Hempel

Christopher Harrity

Artist Spotlight subject Wes Hempel has an ongoing project: What art history might have looked like had homosexuality not been vilified.