Artist Spotlight Michael Petry
March 17 2012 2:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Michael Petry

Christopher Harrity

Beutiful on the surface, Petry's work has depth in both wit and scholarship.

Artist Spotlight Ron Griswold
March 10 2012 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Ron Griswold

Christopher Harrity

Griswold gives you the male figure in a direct, emotional way — no coy justifications needed.

Artist Spotlight Andrew Printer
February 25 2012 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Andrew Printer

Christopher Harrity

Selections from two of Andrew Printer's photo series show him to have a range from pop and witty to a more emotional and ephemeral tone.

Remembering Richmond Barthe
February 18 2012 5:00 AM ET

Remembering Richmond Barthé

Christopher Harrity

Barthé was a key figure in the Harlem Renaissance in the 1930s, then he crashed into obscurity. Did his homosexuality have anything to do with that?

Artist Spotlight James Gobel
February 11 2012 5:00 AM ET

 Artist Spotlight: James Gobel

Christopher Harrity

James Gobel wanted his latest bear-centric work to be more cuddly. "An artwork that you could conceivably snuggle up to seemed a good place to start."

Artist Spotlight Thomas Evans
January 28 2012 5:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Thomas Evans

Christopher Harrity

Thomas Evans is drawn to the dark side of flamboyance. His photographs of glamor and gender variance need a new descriptive word: funcomfortable.

Artist Spotlight: Kelli Connell
January 21 2012 5:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Kelli Connell

Christopher Harrity

Connell's dual portraits create tiny moments packed with so much feeling that the fantastic technical work seems to disappear.

Artist Spotlight Dylan Rosser
January 07 2012 5:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Dylan Rosser

Christopher Harrity

This London photographer's work makes everyone want to be a male physique photographer. But it's harder than it looks.

Artist Spotlight Favorite Artwork of the Year 2011
January 02 2012 5:00 AM ET

 Artist Spotlight: Favorite Artwork of the Year

Christopher Harrity

Artist Spotlight Gio Black Peter
December 17 2011 5:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Gio Black Peter

Christopher Harrity

Gio Black Peter is the kind of artist who creates artwork, videos, and music that make you want to create these things yourself.

Jared French's Magic Realism
November 19 2011 3:00 AM ET

Jared French's Magic Realism

Christopher Harrity

Is all male nudity in art and photography necessarily homoerotic? Continuing to explore artists who eroticized the male figure before Tom of Finland's career began, we look at bisexual artist Jared French.

Artist Spotlight Alexander Guerra
November 12 2011 5:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Alexander Guerra

Christopher Harrity

Over the past year and a half, Guerra has unleashed his Rabbit army on the world, immortalizing his Rabbit in Paris, Tokyo, Rome, Beijing, and Sydney. His self-portraits become both his souvenir and the postcard sent home.

Artist Spotlight: E. Gibbons
October 29 2011 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: E. Gibbons

Christopher Harrity

Gibbons's controlled, monochromatic renderings think outside the box.