Finding Berenice Abbott

Join us for a talk Thursday, March 16 Finding Berenice Abbott: A Private Lesbian Life by Julia Van Haaften, author of the biography of American photographer, Berenice Abbott, forthcoming in 2018 from W. W. Norton. 6:30-8pm Thursday, March 16 Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art 26 Wooster Street New York, New York 10013 Tickets available, free! Berenice Abbott, best known for her dynamic 1930s streetscapes of Changing New York, worked as darkroom assistant for American photographer Man Ray in 1920s Paris, and photographed...

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Ka-Man Tse Joins Robert Giard Foundation Board of Directors

The Robert Giard Foundation welcomes Ka-Man Tse, a New York based photographer and video artist, to its board. Ms. Tse was the 2014 Giard fellowship recipient for her project: Portraits and Narratives of LGBTQ Asians and Asian-Americans in the U.S. and Hong Kong. Ms. Tse brings to the board a commitment to activism, connections to the art world, and a deep respect for Robert Giard's work and the Giard Foundation's artistic and educational missions.

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Friday, February 10: Film Screening — Peace of Mind Directed by Cary Cronenwett

Join us for a film screening of Peace of Mind, followed by a Q&A with Director and 2012 Giard fellowship recipient Cary Cronenwett. Friday, February 10 6:30pm – 8:30pm CUNY Graduate Center’s Segal Theatre 365 Fifth Avenue (at 34th Street) New York, New York 10016 Peace of Mind follows the last film that trans filmmaker-artist-activist Flo McGarrell was making before his untimely passing in the 2010 Haitian earthquake. Director Cary Cronenwett tells the story of Flo McGarrell and the queer Haitians...

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Recent Exhibitions

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