#HeySailor!: A Memorial Day Celebration of Sexy Seamen

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New York's Venus Over Manhattan gallery this month is featuring the exhibit #Rawhide, celebrating the cowboy in art. So, in turn I got inspired to curate my own online exhibition #HeySailor!, here. Today's the last day of Fleet Week in New York (see Andy Cohen's tribute to these ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Artist, Touko Laaksonen (Tom of Finland)

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May 8, 1920- The first time I saw a Tom Of Finland drawing was in a downtown Spokane used-book store near the bus station in the 1970. The image, buried at the back of a men’s physique magazine (this is pre-Men’s Health, but the same idea) was a small ad for additional “special” ... See the Rest

RuPaul’s DragCon: Tom of Finland Panel JUST ADDED!

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It's a new week, and a new panel has just been announced for RuPaul's DragCon! And this one sounds HOT! It's called Men & Fringe: Leather. Drag. Lifestyle. Sex. Art and it will be the "butchest kiki" at RuPaul's DragCon. More info after the jump! ... See the Rest

That’s a Hot Piece of Meat

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Sexy biker ham and a hunky t-bone steak, count me in! juliancallos on Tumblr says: Recently I’ve been drawing some pin-ups inspired by the art of Tom of Finland and vintage beefcake magazines, except instead of big burly men, they’re big burly cuts of meat. Here’s a sample: a ... See the Rest

New Rule: Tom Of Finland + The Brawny Paper Towel Man

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"The homophobic people at the American Family Association who refused to use the Harvey Milk stamp, might want to avoid getting any mail from Finland –THAT is a real stamp from Finland honoring their gay icon Tom of Finland and it really explains what the Brawny paper towel guy ... See the Rest

Lick ‘Em!: New Tom Of Finland Stamps

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Finland's new stamps feature drawings by Finnish-born artist Touko Laaksonen, aka Tom of Finland. Tom's hyper-masculine homoerotic drawings have attained iconic status in the gay genre and had an influence on pop culture and fashion in general. All stamps today are self-adhesive, ... See the Rest

Out and About: Tom of Finland & Bob Mizer Opening at MOCA

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Last Friday night was bulge-packed, studly, artful and more sausage-tastic than a visit to Hickory Farms. That's cuz there was a tasty opening preview of the sexy, saucy and sublimely fun new exhibit Bob Mizer & Tom of Finland at MOCA (L.A.'s Museum of Contemporary Art) at ... See the Rest

Nude Dudes 2: Tom of Finland & Photographer Bob Mizer at MOCA

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MOCA, Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, will present the first major museum exhibition devoted to the art and collaborations of Bob Mizer (1922-1992) and Touko Laaksonen, aka "Tom of Finland" (1920-1991), two giant figures of twentieth century erotic art and legendary ... See the Rest