6th Annual Robert Giard Foundation Benefit, Tuesday, June 7, 2016, 6:30-8:30pm

Please join us at the Sixth Annual Benefit in support of the Giard Fellowship for emerging photographers and filmmakers working on themes of gender, sexuality, and the LGBTQ experience. Our guests of honor will be Blanche Wiesen Cook & Clare Coss. Blanche Cook and Clare Coss, life-long activists for social justice and the rights of LGBTQ people, were early supporters of Robert Giard’s work and reflect the Foundation’s commitment to artists working on the margins. Blanche...

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Ka-Man Tse: Narrow Distances

March 22, 2016, 6:30 pm–8:30 pm   The Graduate Center, CUNY, Room C205 CLAGS 2014-2015 Robert Giard Fellow, Ka-man Tse will present her recent work, Narrow Distances,a series of photographs made within the LGBTQ community in Hong Kong between 2014-2015. She will also screen her video Gahp Song, an ongoing participatory video project that is about food as language, memory, intimacy, trust and play. Filmed over the course of six years, the meals take place in public places and private homes...

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Muriel Dimen 1942-2016

The Robert Giard Foundation mourns the passing of our esteemed colleague, Muriel Dimen, who was a founding board member and Secretary of the Board.

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Recent Exhibitions

On the Domestic Front : Scenes of Everyday Queer Life

Curated by James M. Saslow

Robert Giard's 1989 photograph, Sunday Morning, is featured in the upcoming exhibition On the Domestic Front: Scenes of Everyday Queer Life at the Leslie-Lohman Museum, curated by James. M. Saslow.

August 14, 2015 through December 06, 2015

Leslie-Lohman Museum
26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013