Essential art and events celebrating the biggest Pride in NYC history
Brooklyn Based, June 3, 2019
By Anni Irish
In honor of Stonewall’s 50th anniversary, here are seven exhibitions, screenings and gatherings to check out to show your support for the queer community and to acknowledge this historic milestone.
Art After Stonewall, 1969-89, Grey Gallery
Currently on view at New York University’s Grey Gallery as well as the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, Art After Stonewall Is the first exhibition to look critically at the effect the riots had on the queer art. The show features the work of over 30 artists including Vaginal Davis, Lyle Ashton Harris, Greer Lankton, Catherine Opie, and Andy Warhol and others. The show explores a number of complex themes ranging from the AIDS epidemic and activism, queerness as a form of resistance, identity and more. It is on view now until July 20th.