Sjón, the Surrealist Storyteller of the North, has written Iceland's gayest book

Popular surrealist storyteller (and friend of Björk), Sjón has created the gayest book in Iceland

A.M. Homes Wins Women's Prize for Fiction

The American author won a prestigious British literary prize for her novel 'May We Be Forgiven'

By Editors

The Invisible Man

A chance encounter in a remote Welsh town sparks an obsessive quest.

By Duncan Fallowell

A Gay Artist's 30-Year Greek Love Affair

An excerpt from painter Christian Brechneff's new memoir.

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In New Orleans, Everyone Wears A Mask

Masks are more than just for bacchanal masquerades.

By Andrew Belonsky

Dr. Barnes Did Not Collect Demuth's Gay Erotica

Who's to say a flayed rabbit makes better art than countryside bliss?

By Andrew Belonsky

The Artier Beach Read

Why should coffee table books remain trapped inside while novels enjoy the open air? Break the mold and bring these …

By Andrew Belonsky

Federico García Lorca: Poet in New York

The gay Spanish poet is remembered for his time in the city

By Jerry Portwood

Fire Island Modernist

The seductive angles of architect Horace Gifford's beach homes.

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Hot List 2013: Winston Chmielinski

From Craigslist to the A list, a young artist comes of age.

By Aaron Hicklin

Tom Bianchi: Fire Island Pines

Intimate Polaroids from a hedonistic, bygone era.

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Tom Bianchi: Fire Island Pines, Polaroids 1975-1983

The photographer documented his friends' lives in the Pines, amassing an image archive of people, parties, and private …

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Three Must-Have Summer Books

The moment has come to switch your phone to airplane mode and restore your cultural well-roundedness. Try these three …

By Emily Drabinski

Help Fire Island-Loving Artists Strut Their Stuff

You have one night only to help the Fire Island Performance Series.

By Editors

Germany's Hardest Bodies Aren't Shy

No imagination necessary.

By Andrew Belonsky

Then and Now: Steve Schapiro's Piercing Portraits

As a young photographer at LIFE in the 1960s, Steve Schapiro cavorted with celebrities like Barbra Streisand, Paul …

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Paul Thek Is Having Such A Moment

This summer's international art star is the late Paul Thek.

By Andrew Belonsky