Cummings' world-weary subjects exist between childhood fantasies and adult secrets. They are otherworldly reminders of our own hidden selves.
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.
February 06 2013 12:47 PM ET
A selection of art and photography from from some of our featured contributors shows a diversity of LGBT romantic expression.