{Read} Stroke: From Under the Mattress to Out in the OpenAuthor Hunter O Hanian – Z55z.co

Der Band bietet eine historische Retrospektive auf erotische Magazin Illustrationen der er bis er Jahre Obwohl die Magazine in den USA frei zug nglich waren, hielten sie die oftmals ungeouteten Leser unter ihren Betten versteckt Stroke greift auf diese historischen Sch tze zur ck und l sst sie zusammen mit den Geschichten der Illustratoren und weiteren unbekannten Zeichnungen wieder aufleben Zusammengestellt wurde Stroke vom Direktor des Leslie Lohman Museums, Hunter O Hanian, und K nstlerlegende Robert W Richards Der Bildband stellt die Werke von ber drei ig K nstlern vor, darunter ber hmte Namen wie Tom of Finland, Harry Bush, Michael Kirwan und George QuaintanceBERT W RICHARDS Born in a small town in Maine where dreaming was not encouraged, Robert W Richards soon learned to live a private, interior, solitary life He immersed himself in drawing an imaginary world of beautiful men and women Gary Cooper, Garbo, Dietrich, and Marilyn with the men usually naked and, of course, full frontal At , he wrangled a full scholarship to the prestigious School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston Too young to appreciate the academic discipline of the classical curriculum, Richards quit school and started doing advertising artwork After moving to New York, he plunged into the world of fashion, sketching collections in Paris, Rome, Milan, and Los Angeles for three American newspapers and doing beauty illustrations for L Oreal, Clairol, and Revlon After many seasons in this fashion world, fatigue set in, and his long suppressed desire to draw men took over It was then that a career in male erotica began Mandate, Honcho, Torso, Stallion, Men all became home to his artwork throughout the s and s Robert is on the Board of Directors of the Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art Das New Yorker Multitalent ROBERT W RICHARDS begann seine Karriere als Zeichner f r die Modewelt, seine hervorstechende Begabung begeisterte die Modezaren in Paris und Rom, zu seinen Kunden z hlte er u a Yves St Laurent, Valentino und Gaultier Er portr tierte Hollywoodstars wie Cher und Tony Curtis und arbeitet seit vielen Jahren mit Schwulenmagazinen wie Advocate und Mandate zusammen Richards Bilder besitzen einen hohen Wiedererkennungswert und machen dieses Buch zu einer der interessantesten Neuerscheinungen auf dem schwulen Buchmarkt HUNTER O HANIAN became the Director of the Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art in New York s SoHo neighborhood in OctoberRecently accredited by the New York State Board of Regents, the Leslie Lohman Museum is the only art museum devoted exclusively to artwork that speaks to the LGBTQ experience Prior to joining Leslie Lohman, Hunter was the Director of the Foundation for Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston Before that, he led two renowned artists residencies programs, having served as the President of Anderson Ranch Arts Center outside of Aspen, Colorado, and Director of the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts, the largest residency program for emerging artists and writers in the United States The Fine Arts Work Center recently permanently endowed a fellowship in his name Hunter has a long career of non profit board and community involvement He is the past board chair of the Alliance of Artists Communities, the national membership organization for artists residency programs Hunter graduated from Boston College and received his law degree from Suffolk University He has an honorary doctorate of fine arts from the Art Institute of Boston In , he completed the figure based project titled Self Portraits by Others, featuring the work ofthan fifty artists who use photography in their work