Tom of Finland is unarguably the most well-known gay erotic artist of the 20th century, but paving the way for his all-balls-out art was a group of American artists who created a more subtle, coded visual style.
Young men and rabbits portray the complex rituals and events of growing up. And then there are some pugs.
Thomas's hesitance to ask his subjects to pose nude led him to stumble upon what has become one of the signature motifs of his work: men in white briefs.
Steve MacIsaac creates comics that explore contemporary gay culture, identity, and sexuality.
Classic and shocking, delicate and blatantly sexual, Hige's work encompasses enigmas.
"I think making art is the most beautiful and effective way for me to act inclusively with the universe."
Castro has been a hub in the undergound art world of Los Angeles for decades. His Antebellum Gallery brought fetish photography into the mainstream.
Dwora Fried's shadow boxes are playful, sinister, and think outside the box.
Kevin Slack continues to uncover the restless and vital spirit of Cuba and Cuban men.
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