Artist Spotlight Richard Haines
March 26 2011 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Richard Haines Editors

Richard Haines makes it look so easy and effortless that you want to try it yourself. His very popular fashion work, erotica, and portraits are deceptively simple and sensitive at the same time.

Andrew Oldershaw Prolixus Luminis Week 2
March 18 2011 6:55 PM ET

Prolixus Luminis

Advocate Contributors

Aspiring photographer Andrew Oldershaw goes for something a little more powerful than a gaze in his new portrait series project, "A Thousand Words."

Hot Male Models Back Marriage Equality
March 18 2011 3:00 PM ET

The Men of Marriage Equality Editors

Check out the gorgeous male models who signed artist Shepard Fairey's "Defend Equality, Love Unites" poster, proceeds from which will be used to fight for marriage equality.

Artist Spotlight: Rick Castro
March 17 2011 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Rick Castro Editors

Castro has been a hub in the undergound art world of Los Angeles for decades. His Antebellum Gallery brought fetish photography into the mainstream.

Artist Spotlight John Fallon
March 12 2011 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: John Fallon Editors

Fallon's ability to marry thought-provoking imagery with sometimes unusual situations asks viewers to reexamine their boundaries and step into the unknown.

Andrew Oldershaw Prolixus Luminis March 11
March 11 2011 1:20 PM ET

Prolixus Luminis

Advocate Contributors

Aspiring photographer Andrew Oldershaw takes a break from his day job to have some fun with the camera and share his favorite photo of the week with

Artist Spotlight Dwora Fried
March 05 2011 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Dwora Fried

Advocate Contributors

Dwora Fried's shadow boxes are playful, sinister, and think outside the box.

Survival House 1977
February 26 2011 4:00 AM ET

Survival House 1977 Editors

The photographs from Bruce Pavlow's book Survival House 1977 document a forgotten moment of San Francisco history, the homeless LGBT culture at the height of the gay influx to the city in the late '70s.

Artist Spotlight Dewey Arsee
February 18 2011 4:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Dewey Arsee Editors

Arsee's ceramics draw on both high and lowbrow culture — from Greek vases to Wedgwood china to souvenir tchotchkes. Arsee likes that they have everyday uses: "You could even eat off it."

Kim Christy's Lost World
February 12 2011 4:00 AM ET

Kim Christy's Lost World

Christopher Harrity

Filmmaker and performer Kim Christy talks about life in the big city in the bad old days of drag, and being outed by Life magazine.

Artist Spotlight Philip Pirolo
February 05 2011 3:00 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Philip Pirolo

Advocate Contributors

Pirolo's sculpture invests a simple curve with a luscious sexual charge, and his photography is practically fragrant. An entire universe can be discovered in a follicle.

Artist Spotlight Yeni Mao
January 29 2011 3:30 AM ET

Artist Spotlight: Yeni Mao Editors

Quizzical and witty, Mao's work is informed by lost history and myth. Power and masculinity are explored in both symbol and anatomy.

Artist Spotlight John Arsenault
January 21 2011 5:45 PM ET

Artist Spotlight: John Arsenault Editors

Arsenault's landscapes, self-portraits, and still-life imagery form a diary of his experiences and his view of the world.