The presence of LGBTQI*-themed visual arts in the public domain matters. Not as stereotypes, but as tools to resist heteronormativity. This is needed as long as expressions of sexual and gender identity are being suppressed, including – or even – in the arts.
The event - hosted by Reinwardt Academy (moderator: Prof. Riemer Knoop) - on June 16, participates in the network Queering the Collections. This is a network of people working to promote the collection and exhibition of queer history and heritage in the Netherlands.
For more information and registration please visit reinwardtcommunity.nl.