Matthew Leifheit

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See Porn and Erotica at the First Annual Brooklyn Dirty Book Fair

Former VICE photo editor Matthew Leifheit curated a festival that has everything from raunchy prints to bands playing in the buff.
Matthew Leifheit
7.15.17
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Breaking the Binary in Hillary Clinton's Pantsuits

Photographer Matthew Leifheit and stylist Miyako Bellizzi reinterpret some of Hillary Clinton's most iconic political moments with an androgynous cast of models wearing gender-fluid pantsuits.
Matthew Leifheit
3.21.16
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Photographer Whitney Hubbs's Genre-Busting Images of the Female Form

Asked why she wanted to take pictures of nude women, Whitney Hubbs answers, "Because it's so wrong! Because you can't do it! Because it's a cliche, because it's politically incorrect."
Matthew Leifheit
3.19.16
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Thomas Roma's Beautiful Photos of a Brooklyn Gay Cruising Ground

I talked to the artist about his process, what his subjects were looking for, and the complexities of photographing gay men of color as a white heterosexual man.
Matthew Leifheit
10.29.15
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Photos that Challenge Conventions of Beauty, Race, and Gender

Photographer Joseph Maida's new book examines the way global society interprets gender, fantasy, and the ways identity is performed.
Matthew Leifheit
10.6.15
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MATTE Magazine Presents: Photos That Don't Fit Anywhere

For the latest edition of <i>MATTE</i>, 20 photographers submitted work that they loved but for whatever reason, have never found a home.
Matthew Leifheit
9.18.15
Travel

Why Aren't Young Guys Going to the Gay Paradise of Key West?

The Florida island used to be a famous destination for gay men, but with homosexuality becoming more acceptable in the mainstream, do gays still need a sanctuary?
Matthew Leifheit
8.18.15
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VICE Exclusive Preview: Jaimie Warren at American Medium

Tonight at American Medium, an ambitious startup gallery in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, artist Jaimie Warren will unveil the bizarre and amazing results of her latest community art initiative.
Matthew Leifheit
8.9.15
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Aloha, New York!

This spring, my students at SVA went to the islands surrounding Manhattan in an effort to turn municipal New York into a tropical paradise.
Matthew Leifheit
7.26.15
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50 Faces of Young America

Arresting photographs by Richard Renaldi
Matthew Leifheit
7.4.15
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The Yale School of Art Is Churning Out Some Great Photographers

This year's Yale Photography MFA show, curated by Jack Pierson, opens tonight at Danziger Gallery in New York.
Matthew Leifheit
6.18.15
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Gender Is Eternally Fluid in These Vintage-Looking Nude Portraits

Tonight, Rybyn Renee Hasty's "Z" is exhibiting photos that depict a spectrum of genderqueer and gender non-conforming individuals at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn.
Matthew Leifheit
6.11.15
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