Kent, The Mechanic,Acrylic and pencil on illustration board, 9. Not currently on view. Mel Odom, Untitled,Pencil on vellum, 14 x 11 in. Peithinos Cup Date and Location: The small arabic lettering on the right hand side gestures at the bliss of wine and lovers, reading:. The images in this post are very NSFW, hence the erotic beauty note.
Both figures are nude.
Exhibit Showcases The Erotic Beauty Of Vintage Gay Magazine Art (NSFW)
Watercolor and pencil Where can I view this artwork?: From Under the Mattress to the Museum Wall ," the journey through erotic history outlines the evolution of the naked male in art, spotlighting the impact of the "sexual revolution" and the Stonewall Inn riots on the demand for the magazines playing home to Mizer and company's works. Accessed August 06, Shining a light on sexuality, intimacy and identity, the images on view in "Stroke" gives a glimpse into an oft-overlooked body of work -- one that stands in contrast to the gallery halls filled with infamously nude women -- that has thankfully transitioned from mattress to museum. Richard Rosenfeld, Untitled,Color pencil on paper, An earlier version of this post included a caption provided by the museum that incorrectly spelled the name of Neel Bate.
Instead, the beautiful work of photographers and illustrators like Bob Mizer and Tom of Finland were often exhibited within the pages of gay magazines. A new exhibit at Leslie-Lohman, organized by Richards, is bringing together over 80 original illustrations plucked form the pages of retro magazines spanning the s to the s. Watercolor and pencil Where can I view this artwork?: Schulz, Matthias, and Spiegel Online. In Islam, sex was a positive thing. Accessed August 15, This cup is a kylix vessel, used for male centered social drinking of wine.