queer

Photography

Pictures of queer lovers naked on a Mexico beach

Separated by the Atlantic, photographers David Mesa and Julian Camilo fell in love over lockdown and captured their first real-life meeting.
Douglas Greenwood
10.5.21
Culture

This documentary captures the beauty and hardship of queer Nigerians

HBO's 'The Legend of the Underground' was born from the directors' frustration at how Nigeria treats its queer citizens.
Nelson C.J.
7.27.21
movies

7 sexy queer road trip movies to watch this summer

From 'My Own Private Idaho' to 'The Daughters of Fire', road movies have become on-screen queer utopias. Here are all the best ones to watch.
Gabriela Almeida
7.8.21
Culture

The Mummy Returns is gay, actually

20 years after its release, we look back on the legacy of an overlooked entry into the queer cinematic canon.
Louis Staples
5.18.21
News

A controversial lesbian nun horror movie is coming

The new movie from the director of Showgirls is premiering at Cannes 2021 and it’s sexing up all that’s sacred about Catholicism. Watch the trailer here.
Tom George
5.5.21
Photography

Hedonistic pictures of Barcelona’s queer underworld

Argentinian photographer Leo Adef has spent four years capturing the Spanish city’s LGBT+ community.
Douglas Greenwood
4.15.21
Art

The Latvian artist archiving Riga's queer history

London-based artist Konstantin Zhukov returned home to set up Open Studio, an artistic enquiry into the queer history of his home country.
Will Ballantyne-Reid
1.26.21
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
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