Paris Is Burning

Culture

remembering the legacy of voguing pioneer hector xtravaganza

After his death in December, the ballroom legend and 'Pose' consultant gets the extravagant memorial he deserves.
Ilise S. Carter
3.14.19
Culture

meet the ballroom legends of atlanta's underground voguing scene

Leikeli47 and Cakes da Killa headline an extravagant vogue ball in Atlanta — where one of the last great American subcultures has been quietly thriving for decades.
Michelle Lhooq
11.19.18
News

house of xtravaganza is new york's most fabulous family

The iconic, queer, all-Latinx ballroom house reunited to perform at the Aperture Gala in NYC, alongside disco diva Kathy Sledge.
Nicole DeMarco
10.31.18
Culture

watch the trailer for 'pose,' your next binge watch that’s all about queer ball culture

Fans of 'Paris is Burning,' take note!
Douglas Greenwood
5.4.18
Fashion

frank ocean’s 10 most subversive fashion moments

The R&B superstar celebrated his 30th birthday in glittering Gucci leggings, and fueled the year’s best bromance by wearing a Brad Pitt t-shirt. We track the evolution of Frank’s quietly disruptive sartorial statements.
Hannah Ongley
10.31.17
NEW ZEALAND

the world’s most exciting new vogue scene is in auckland

How queer pacific islanders are challenging conservative values, finding family, and creating safe spaces through voguing.
Wendy Syfret
5.16.17
Culture

the 10 best films about clubbing

Kickstart your weekend with this playlist of feature films and documentaries that celebrate clubbing in all its excess.
Colin Crummy
8.19.16
Music

video premiere: olga bell, 'randomness'

Paris Is Burning and Olga’s new Minister Akins-directed dance video is fire.
Francesca Dunn
3.31.16
summer

5 things to do in ny this week: from mykki blanco to morrissey

Here are our top five picks of what you need to see, hear and do in NYC this week.
Courtney Iseman
6.22.15
News

#parisisburnt: how an iconic documentary kicked up a huge controversy

A petition to cancel a screening of 'Paris Is Burning' has sparked a fierce debate over cultural appropriation, the visibility of the trans/queer community and JD Samson.
Alice Newell-Hanson
5.12.15
Film

celebrating the influence of legendary documentary paris is burning

As the documentary turns 25 and celebrates gaining legendary status with Cinema Eye’s Legacy Award, we say why the film will forever be a 10.
Colin Crummy
1.16.15