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Jonathan Chase | Olney -Erie -69th | Yarn thread fabric textile  | 31in. x 45in.

"Sewing is something that I learned from my mother and grandmother and has been apart of my direct families craft tradition. When I was younger I use to make toys and characters out of material which makes this medium have a sentimental value to me along with the meaning of embroidery and soft sculpture history normally popularized by women. With that understanding playing off of the associations of gender with the artistic medium and I being a gay male I generate that conversation personally in conversation with myself the artist as well as the male form portrayed in “poses”…. MORE

Jonathan Chase | Olney -Erie -69th | Yarn thread fabric textile  | 31in. x 45in.

"Sewing is something that I learned from my mother and grandmother and has been apart of my direct families craft tradition. When I was younger I use to make toys and characters out of material which makes this medium have a sentimental value to me along with the meaning of embroidery and soft sculpture history normally popularized by women. With that understanding playing off of the associations of gender with the artistic medium and I being a gay male I generate that conversation personally in conversation with myself the artist as well as the male form portrayed in “poses”…. MORE

South of The Ohio: A Queer Photo Documentary

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Greetings to all out in ArtQueerlandia!

I received this submission from Christian Hendricks, who is running a Kickstarter project to fund “a new photo documentary exploring contemporary queer culture in the American South.”

Take a look, and if you’re so inclined, please pitch in. It looks like a great project:

Very queerly yours,

aQ