News

October 4 — Paul Mpagi Sepuya print edition benefiting the Robert Giard Foundation

Join the Robert Giard Foundation Thursday, October 4 for the launch of a limited print edition by artist Paul Mpagi Sepuya, to benefit the Foundation's Fellowship Program. The FREE event will include a raffle ($20/ticket) for one of the prints. Purchase raffle tickets in advance or in person at the event. Raffle to be drawn at 7:30 p.m. at the October 4th event. Prints from the edition can be purchased for $1,000 each at the event or online through NYCharities. All...

Read More

Efrem Zelony-Mindell joins the Board of the Robert Giard Foundation

The Robert Giard Foundation welcomes Efrem Zelony-Mindell as the newest member of the Board. Zelony-Mindell is an independent curator, writer, and painter. His curatorial endeavors include shows in New York City: n e w f l e s h, Are You Loathsome, the International Center of Photography-Bard’s 2017 MFA thesis show Familiar Strange, and Re: Art Show's This Is Not Here. He writes about art for DEAR DAVE, VICE, HuffPost, Baxter Street Camera Club of New York, Rocket...

Read More

Announcing the 2018 Robert Giard Foundation Fellowship Winner

At the 8th Annual Robert Giard Foundation Fellowship Benefit on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, the foundation’s board announced this year’s fellowship winner in photography: Roberto Tondopó (right). His project, "Holy Glorious San Sebastian”, depicts the Chuntás, men who dress as women and dance during the Fiesta Grande of Chiapas, Mexico. The $7,500 Robert Giard Fellowship is the one of the largest such awards given anywhere to a visual artist dealing with subject matter on sexuality...

Read More

Recent Exhibitions

Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay & Lesbian Writers

Robert Giard's images from Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay & Lesbian Writers are at the Leslie Lohman Museum from April 25-May 20, 2018. These portraits commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Lambda Literary Awards and the annual Lambda Award Reading taking place at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art. For more information visit https://www.leslielohman.org/project/particular-voices-portraits-of-gay-lesbian-writers/  

April 25, 2018 through May 20, 2018

Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013
(212) 431-2609

Ka-Man Tse, Giard 2014-15 fellow, has Exhibit at New York Public Library

Ka-Man Tse, the 2014 - 2015 Robert Giard Fellow, has work currently showing at the New York Public Library Mulberry Street branch from through September 7th, 2016. Ka-Man explains: "These photographs are part of an ongoing investigation surrounding notions of home, family, identity and community. My image-making is informed by the points of intersection between the LGBTQ and the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community; and what is shared, divergent, and negotiated between these two seemingly disparate worlds." Ka-Man Tse exhibit at NYPL Mulberry Street branch.

June 01, 2016 through September 07, 2016

New York Public Library, Mulberry Street Branch

New York, NY