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Robert Giard’s Queer World Making

Three new publications highlight Robert Giard’s contribution to creating a queer literary world.

Robert Giard’s Queer World Making2020-06-28T16:34:31+00:00

Panel Honoring Robert Giard

Panel Honoring Robert Giard Variously Documenting: Methods of Portraiture was in conversation with the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art’s current exhibition, Uncanny Effects: Robert Giard's Currents of Connection. It brought together three contemporary photographers--Elliott Jerome Brown Jr., Naima Green, and Ian Lewandowski—who are documenting queer communities. As Ariel Goldberg (co-curator of UNCANNY EFFECTS: Robert Giard’s Currents of Connection) points out in ...

Panel Honoring Robert Giard2020-06-24T18:40:50+00:00

Uncanny Effects: Robert Giard’s Currents of Connection temporarily closed

Uncanny Effects: Robert Giard’s Currents of Connection temporarily closed The Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art is temporarily closed in support of New York City’s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, so “Uncanny Effects: Robert Giard’s Currents of Connection” is not currently on view. Although the exhibit is closed, you can read about it in these two articles. “Buffering the Lens” offers a glimpse ...

Uncanny Effects: Robert Giard’s Currents of Connection temporarily closed2020-06-24T18:29:03+00:00

Terrence McNally and Maurice Berger

Terrence McNally Maurice Berger The Robert Giard Foundation is saddened by the deaths of Terrence McNally and Maurice Berger, whose portraits were taken by Robert Giard. The spread of COVID-19 and its accompanying public health precautions have left many of us feeling fearful and uncertain. Artists have the gift of embracing uncertainty and contradiction in all their beauty ...

Terrence McNally and Maurice Berger2020-06-24T19:05:58+00:00

Picturing Activism

Picturing Activism A Panel Discussion Celebrating the Robert Giard Exhibition at the East Hampton, NY Library Date: Sunday, September 8 Time: 5 PM Place: East Hampton Library Robert Giard’s portraits of LGBTQ+ writers and activists were made at a particular moment in history — the 1980s and 1990s — when the gay community was reeling from ...

Picturing Activism2020-06-23T00:03:29+00:00

New and Emerging Writers

New and Emerging Writers June 15, 2019 Join us on June 15th when new and emerging writers will read from their work, introduced by Christopher Bram, Joan Larkin, Jaime Manrique, and Pamela Sneed. These four established authors, whose portraits form part of Robert Giard’s exhibition of LGBTQ+ authors at Daniel Cooney | Fine Art, will invite us to hear published texts or ...

New and Emerging Writers2020-06-01T00:12:57+00:00

Limited edition print by Paul Mpagi Sepuya

Limited edition print by Paul Mpagi Sepuya Mirror Study (_2040670), 2017, archival pigment print, 10 x 13 inches (paper size 19 x 21), Edition of 20 with 2APs. We arrange for the gallery to ship the print by FedEx. For questions and information on purchasing an edition, email robertgiardfoundation@gmail.com. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Paul Mpagi ...

Limited edition print by Paul Mpagi Sepuya2020-05-16T15:08:46+00:00

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 ...

Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay & Lesbian Writers2020-04-23T18:12:59+00:00

Making Gay History

Making Gay History Robert Giard’s photographs of early LGBTQ activists including Harry Hay, Dorr Legg, Dick Leitsch, and Martha Shelley are increasingly part of the Making Gay History Podcast website. In the 1980’s historian Eric Marcus interviewed over 60 LGBTQ elders. These interviews became the basis of his 1992 book, Making Gay History. In 2016 he started to turn these warm, passionate, sometimes funny, ...

Making Gay History2020-05-13T19:03:25+00:00

Leonard Suryajaya — Artist Talk

Leonard Suryajaya — Artist Talk Thursday October 25, 2018 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Parsons Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, Room I-202 New York, NY 10011 Leonard Suryajaya, 2016-2017 Robert Giard Fellow, will present his latest work and talk about the process behind his lushly provocative art. Leonard Suryajaya uses photography, videos, and ...

Leonard Suryajaya — Artist Talk2020-05-13T19:13:24+00:00
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