The Cockettes – 2020

Remembering the Cockettes, Trailblazing, Trendsetting 1970s Drag Queens

After electrifying San Francisco with their gender-bending performances and wild psychedelic chic, the group trekked to New York for a much-hyped—and ill-fated—East Coast debut. A new book bears witness to their brief, glittery glory. – Maureen Orth, Vanity Fair

https://thecockettes.net/

AnOther – July 2020

Peter Hujar’s Illicit Photographs of New York’s Cruising Utopia


Peter Hujar, Christopher Street Pier #2 (Crossed Legs), 1976 © The Peter Hujar Archive

In a new online exhibition, we are confronted with two Hujars: the studio photographer who captured his community; and the flaneur who cruised New York’s West Side

TEXT: Osman Can Yerebakan

https://www.anothermag.com/art-photography/12659/peter-hujar-s-cruising-utopia-pace-gallery-exhibition