• In the Studio, in the Nude: An Artist Capturing Queer Masculinity

    2 monthes ago - By AnOther

    Artists' studios make for great stages. They possess myriad functions: lab, playground, therapist's office. And some of the greatest photographers have used their studios to explore queerness, safely: Robert Mapplethorpe, Andy Warhol, Duane Michals. It's understandable then Paul Mpagi Sepuya is continuing this tradition by setting his portraits squarely in his LA studio. As a queer black male, it's one of the few safe spaces he has.
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