Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

New York, New York | United States

About the Museum

The Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art hosts LGBT social, political & erotic art plus educational resources, talks & performances. Created to preserve LGBTQ identity and build community, the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art aspires to reclaim scholarship from a queer perspective, provide a training ground for queer artists and cultural workers to examine the juxtaposition between art and social justice in ways that provoke dialogue and thought, while acting as a cultural hub for LGBTQ individuals and their communities.

The Leslie-Lohman Museum is the only dedicated LGBTQ art museum in the world with a mission to exhibit and preserve LGBTQ art and foster the artists who create it. The Museum has over 30,000 objects in its collections, spanning more than three centuries of queer art.

(Photo: Wikipedia: Hunterohanian)

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