queer

Culture

Inside the bedrooms of the UK's queer youth

Instagram account Queer Night Stands gives us a voyeuristic look at the salt lamps and nick-nacks in our safest, cosiest happy places.
Dani Ran
10.13.20
News

75% of queer gen Zers come out online first

The internet remains the foremost safe space for LGBTQ+ people looking to express themselves.
Douglas Greenwood
10.12.20
straight ups

New York's DJs on the chaotic future of clubbing

“When this is over I hope to see more Black and brown kids in spaces like Nowadays, Good Room and Public Records. I want to see more intersectionality between different scenes.”
Nicole DeMarco
10.7.20
Culture

Meet Benny’s Surf Club, New York’s queer, BIPOC surfing collective

Founders Johnny Cappetta and Momo Hudes on their efforts to make the sport less white, less straight and more inclusive.
David Aaron Brake
10.1.20
Photography

Documenting the carefree, queer haven of Jacob Riis Beach

From The Rockaways to New York Pride, photographer Stephanie Mei-Ling explores intersectional identity beyond society's fetishisation of marginalised subcultures.
Emma Russell
9.3.20
Culture

Brandon Taylor’s ‘Real Life’ gets to the ugly heart of casual racism

“No one's going to tell me that my life is not a sufficient subject of art.”
Jenna Mahale
8.11.20
Photography

Trans+, nonbinary and gender nonconforming Londoners, in their own words

In response to a lack of sensitive engagement with gender in British media right now, photographer Heather Glazzard and Isobel Van Dyke created this series of meaningful stories instead.
Isobel Van Dyke
8.11.20
Culture

This coming of age novel explores what it means to be queer in Poland

'Swimming in the Dark' is a sun-soaked love story that rivals 'Call Me By Your Name' and contextualises the struggle for LGBTQ+ rights.
Dane Harrison
7.15.20
Photography

These photos reinsert Black and brown, queer and trans bodies in art history

'Being,' a project spearheaded by Camila Falquez, reimagines the classical artistic canon from which they've historically been erased.
Alyza Enriquez
7.9.20
Photography

The online Peter Hujar exhibition you need to see now

Pace Gallery’s 'Peter Hujar: Cruising Utopia' combines unreleased images from the late photographer’s archive with some of his best-known portraits.
Mahoro Seward
7.2.20
Culture

How Netflix's The Half Of It subverts the gay best friend stereotype

Alice Wu’s acclaimed film delves into the complexities of queer-straight friendships in a way that cinema rarely does.
Tom George
5.11.20
Fashion

Exploring Ludovic de Saint Sernin’s NSFW finsta

The Parisian designer has created a sex-positive queer Instagram community that embodies his luxury label.
Aaron Mills
3.26.20
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