Flame Con invades New York

BY RANDY GENER NEW YORK CITY |   Flame Con — created by the LGBTQ non-profit Geeks OUT — is rocking out in New York for its fourth annual expo on Saturday and Sunday, August 18-19. After a record year of 6,000 attendees in 2017, Flame Con relocating to this new venue at the Sheraton New… Read More


DEADLINES | Arab arts foundation seeks applications for $10,000 fellowships in Jordan

Darat al Funun is a home for the arts and artists from the Arab world. It organizes exhibitions, talks, film screenings and educational programs, hosts performances and concerts, offers artist residencies, and publishes books and catalogs. One to three fellowships are sought in Amman, Jordan. Read More

Rivka Katvan’s candid portraiture captures Broadway luminaries backstage (on view Sept. 6 to 29 in Soho gallery)

Katvan’s photography fulfills a documentary function while veering and edging toward a form of poetic realism. Her portraits are most eloquent when they capture a fleeting look or a spontaneous gesture — when amid the continuous forward motion of the theatrical life, grit of the evanescent is seized Read More