September 20, 2018

Mission Accomplished?: As Mainstream Art Museums Rush to Diversify, What is the Role of Culturally Specific Museums Working for a Cause?

BY Maximilíano Durón, Artnews Early last year, the museum reopened after a renovation, and since 2013, attendance figures have slowly climbed from around 14,000 to just over […]
June 6, 2018

After 27 Years, fierce pussy Is Still Making Inescapable Lesbian Art

By Khalid El Khatib,Them. Last year was the first year the Leslie-Lohman Museum utilized its sizable windows, which face Grand Street and Wooster Street — a prime […]
February 8, 2018

ARTISTS, CURATORS RESPOND TO CHRISTOPH BÜCHEL’S BORDER WALL PROJECT

BY Maximilíano Durón, ARTnews. …Gonzalo Casals, the director of the Leslie-Lohman Museum in New York, positioned the project within the larger national conversation around monuments and […]
September 15, 2017

GENDER-FLUID ARTISTS COME OUT OF THE GRAY ZONE

By Hilarie M. Sheets, The New York Times. “Since Charles W. Leslie and Fritz Lohman began showing work by gay artists in their loft in 1969, […]
June 28, 2017

MEET NYC’S LGBT LEADERS

By Anna Davies, New York Post. The Community Builder: Gonzalo Casals (42) Director, Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art: After nearly two decades as an arts administrator for some […]
June 23, 2017

AFTER EXPANSION, NYC’S LESLIE-LOHMAN MUSEUM PROVIDES AN EVEN BIGGER PLATFORM FOR LGBTQ ARTISTS

By Tanay Warerkar, Curbed New York. In October 2016, the world’s first and only museum focused on LGBTQ art, the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art in Soho shut […]
June 20, 2017

HOW SIX NYC ACTIVISTS CHANGED HISTORY WITH “SILENCE = DEATH”

by Theodore Kerr, The VillageVoice. Research direction of triangle printing prices (3 estimates) Charles – typefaces pricing stock Chris – cut paper + triangle for comps wheat paste […]
June 15, 2017

HOW CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS ARE EVOLVING THE QUEER AESTHETIC

By Zachary Small, Artsy. Queer artists are orphans of a different stripe. They have no conventional genealogy or lineage, no family history or record. Instead, queer people […]
June 13, 2017

FOUND: QUEER ARCHAEOLOGY; QUEER ABSTRACTION

By Osman Can Yerebakan, ArtSpeak. Featuring works by 27 contemporary artists, FOUND: Queer Archaeology; Queer Abstraction investigates current socio-political conversations around queer experience, while dismantling set notions about the body, […]