Mikelle Street

Art

Tom of Finland’s Explicit Art Changed How We View Gay Sexuality

The legendary artist is famous for his photo-realistic drawings of gay men enjoying sex.
Mikelle Street
4.28.18
exhibitions

Three-Part Exhibition Submerges You in Contemporary Cuban Art

Half a million fish hooks and underwater screaming are just a few of the highlights from 'Internal Landscapes' at the Perez Art Museum Miami.
Mikelle Street
8.1.17
Fashion

Ready-to-Wear Pop Art Outfits Advocate for AIDS Activism

Willy Chavarria's latest fashion collection features powerful, political paintings by Brian Calvin.
Mikelle Street
7.18.17
Fashion

Sasha Velour's Fashion Designer Dishes on Her Daring 'Drag Race' Looks

Diego Montoya is the artist behind many of Velour's iconic looks, including her now-infamous Finale mask.
Mikelle Street
7.3.17
50 states of art

The Kentucky Derby’s Official Hat Maker Shares Her Secrets

Believe it or not, the craft of couture hat making is still alive in America.
Mikelle Street
6.5.17
Tattoos

How Paradise Went from Prison-Style to Professional Ink

Paradise, a.k.a. Rene O’Donnell Gibson, got his start tattooing on Instagram.
Mikelle Street
5.28.17
Illustration

Here’s Why Thousands of Artists Are Drawing Mer-People on Instagram

Welcome to #MerMay.
Mikelle Street
5.23.17
50 states of art

‘Queer Feelings’ Displays Diversity Along the Gender Spectrum | #50StatesofArt

The Washington state series uses nudes to exhibit vulnerability and intimacy.
Mikelle Street
4.27.17
LGBTQ

Gay Bars Can be Mind-Bogglingly Racist

We decided to take a look at how unsafe "safe spaces" have been in the last 12 months.
Mikelle Street
4.21.17
LGBTQ

This Matchmaker Will Happily Pair You with Someone He's Already Fucked

Rembrandt Duran has hooked up with 550 dudes, and if you're lucky enough to be one of them, he'll tell you which of the others will blow your mind in bed.
Mikelle Street
4.19.17
50 states of art

‘Fearless Girl’ Sculptor Says Removing Her Work Would Squash Its Meaning | #50StatesofArt

The bronze is only one of a group of notable public works in Delaware-based artist Kristen Visbal's portfolio.
Mikelle Street
4.19.17
Black Lives Matter

Trash Bag Performance Art Highlights the Resilience of the Black Community

Taja Lindley's 10 minute film employs an Erykah Badu-inspired bag lady to tackle difficult topics.
Mikelle Street
4.3.17
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