Five Artists Tell Us About the Lasting Influence of 'Paris Is Burning’ 25 Years Later
Cakes Da Killa, Ghibli, and more on how Jennie Livingston's 1991 ballroom documentary impacted pop culture and LGBTQ communities.
There's Finally a Documentary that Captures Today's Thriving Ballroom Scene In All its Complexity
We spoke to the creators of 'Kiki' about spending four years documenting the struggles and triumphs of NYC's vogue performers.
Power in the Crisis: Kia LaBeija's Radical Art as a 25 Year Old, HIV Positive Woman of Color
Kia Labeija was born HIV positive to an untested mother. Twenty-six years later, she's thriving as a dancer, visual artist, and advocate for the unseen victims of the ongoing HIV crisis.
French Drag Queen Dance Battles
Voguing is an urban dance inspired by model poses in the pages of Vogue, where dancers gather to compete in Voguing "battles." Following its creation in 1980s New York, the movement has spread to France, thanks to the success of singers like...