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.

Her spectacular photographs of mundane and surreal subject matter contain a unique visual language that tells a compelling, often camp, story.

April 03 2015 4:06 PM

The relationship with Billy, a childhood friend he can't help but desire, is just one facet of this WWII novel.

March 31 2015 12:43 PM

The performance artist prefers to use the 'paintbrush' he was born with.

March 30 2015 5:35 PM

In his new doorstop, The American People: Volume 1, writer and activist Larry Kramer satirically reimagines the story of our nation up to the 1950s, devoting a nice chunk of the novel’s 800 pages to the homoerotic escapades of influential figures — like these ones.

March 26 2015 9:38 AM

One of the most controversial children’s books of the '90s gets an art update to celebrate its silver anniversary. 

March 24 2015 7:07 PM

Mario Testino’s latest book explores the image of men over the last three decades. 

March 24 2015 3:20 PM

A week in quotes from our favorite straight-shooter, Barney Frank

March 20 2015 1:53 PM

The prolific designers Nikolai and Simon Haas — one straight, one gay — want to turn you on, make you laugh, and free your mind.

March 20 2015 10:00 AM