Seth Eisen/Eye Zen Presents Homo File: Chronicling the life of Samuel Steward This evening-length multidisciplinary performance piece chronicles the iconoclastic life of Samuel Steward (1909-1993), a college professor, a prolific author of homoerotic fiction, an influential tattoo artist, and a Queer sexual rebel.
Osa Hidalgo de la Riva and Lola de la Riva Turning Poison Into Medicine A premiere rough-cut video screening of a feature documentary that tells the stories of SF Bay Area Queer Latino/as who are living with or have died of SIDA/AIDS during the years 1988 to the present.
Emily Park/ ethaerial arts Love is Queer! The Gay American Songbook: a circus-theater-cabaret This multi-disciplinary performance will present a queer perspective on the theme of love as a universal human emotion, explored theatrically through the fusion of contemporary circus and song.
Lex Non Scripta Out of Place An interactive, multimedia visual arts exhibition and evening of performance, panel discussion, and corresponding print project exploring the intersections of our individual & collective relationship to borders, language, movement & migration, confinement and freedom.
Blyth Barnow and Oscar Maynard Intersecting Madness A one night performance, visual and video arts showcase exploring issues of mental health and madness in a Queer context. The event will attract an audience of 175 people and funds will be used to contribute to artist’s stipends, curatorial stipends, venue rental and marketing.