“Revisiting Hidden Histories,” the new March episode of In the Life, looks at the often unexplored or coded world of queer art and artists. Above is a segment on professor, tattoo artist, trained librarian and sexual renegade Sam Steward, whose life was expertly chronicled in Justin Spring’s award-winning biography, Secret Historian.
“Hidden Histories” also takes [...]
We occasionally feel that despite the fact that tattoos are clearly more socially acceptable and respected now than they’ve ever been, tattoo artists often don’t get the respect they deserve as artists. Quite apart from the fact tha... Read Post
History often erases the sexual identity of artists and writers. Sir Frederic Leighton left a few clues. History often erases the sexual identity of artists and writers. Sir Frederick Leighton left a few clues. daedalus-and-icarusx4... Read Post