Art & Books

With OUT, you never need to miss a hot new gay art exhibit, or fall behind on the latest trending gay books. OUT brings you the best art crawls from West Hollywood to Harlem, and the hippest museum exhibits from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to the Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art in New York, and everywhere in between. Discover new books by prominent gay authors like Andy Cohen, Anderson Cooper, Patricia Nell Warren, Chuck Palahniuk and more. OUT is your place to go for all aspects of LGBT art and gay culture.

What should you do when you show up for a casual hookup, and the guy in question has blindfolded himself with an Hermès necktie?

June 09 2015 4:16 PM

Understanding the art collection of Charles Leslie

June 04 2015 10:26 AM

Rita Mae Brown, Abdi Nazemian, and more were recognized at last night’s awards ceremony. 

June 03 2015 1:00 PM

A group of queer Chicano artists is reappropriating the word "faggot" as a source of empowerment.

May 31 2015 3:30 PM

The daughter of a lifelong closeted man recalls her father’s final, freeing confession. 

May 31 2015 11:45 AM

A diary entry from the iconoclastic British film director, Derek Jarman whose enigmatic movies such as Edward II, Caravaggio, and Sebastianne, captured gay longing and desire.

May 31 2015 11:35 AM

The sketch artist gears up for his New York solo show in September

May 30 2015 10:15 AM

An exhibition of the photographer's work featuring LGBT figures is on display this summer

8:00 AM

For his sumptuous new book and exhibition David Leventi: Opera, the acclaimed photographer travelled across the globe, capturing the interiors of more than 40 opera houses.  

May 28 2015 11:30 AM

Some of our favorite storytellers share what they’ll be reading this season.

May 27 2015 5:05 PM