Tag: art

For Your Eyes Only: Fine Art Erotica in Chicago

CHICAGO — Sidetracked Studio is proud to present our second annual fine art exhibition of erotica called “For Your Eyes Only.” Last year Lauren Levato Coyne and Rory Coyne were the only artists to make erotic work. “This year we wanted to broaden the show by inviting many other artists from around the country, some…

Dirty Show 16, Feb. 12-21 – Tickets On Sale Now

  DETROIT – The Dirty Show has proven to be a world-class contemporary art event and as it prepares for it’s 16th year with the inclusion of the taboo-breaking and perversely brilliant Writer/Filmmaker and Artist, John Waters as this year’s Special Guest Artist whose provocative takes on film, Broadway and social commentary perfectly mirrors the…

CineKink Returns to LA&M on Oct. 4-5

CHICAGO – A special weekend of films that celebrate and explore a wide diversity of sexuality will screen as CineKink, “the kinky film festival,” returns to Chicago for a red-hot rendezvous! Saturday, October 4 – 7 pm BEST OF CINEKINK / 2014 A collection of sexy shorts deemed the best during CineKink’s most recent festival…

Chicago Artists – Submit Work for Pleasure Chest’s Art of Sex Show

CHICAGO – The Pleasure Chest is looking for erotic art from Chicago-based artists for their annual Art of Sex show this October! The show uses a broad definition of erotic art: anything from pin-ups to more challenging or abstract representations of sexuality. Photography is welcome; other media is strongly encouraged. The show will open with a…

Dirty Show XV – Call For Erotic Art Now Open

DETROIT – The Dirty Show, an annual erotic art exhibit, has announced an open call for submissions for its fifteenth showing. The show will open on February 7, 2014 in Detroit. The submission details are below: Questions (only) regarding the submission process should be emailed to info @ dirtyshow.org  prior to submission, do not email them…

Third Annual Art of Sex Opens at Pleasure Chest Chicago

CHICAGO – The third Art of Sex show opened at Pleasure Chest’s Chicago location on Friday, Oct. 4, in the city’s Lakeview neighborhood. “During the Pleasure Chest’s 40th anniversary celebration three years ago, we decided to have a month centered around celebrating all facets of our sexuality,” said Sarah Sloane, manager of the Chicago store.…

‘The Passion of Gengoroh Tagame’ on June 7

CHICAGO – Celebrate the release of legendary Japanese gay erotic artist Gengoroh Tagame’s first English-language collection of manga at Quimby’s! The Passion of Gengoroh Tagame: Master of Gay Erotic Manga features seven of Tagame’s dazzlingly brutal and sumptuously sexy S&M-influenced tales, exclusive sketches, author commentary and essays by Chip Kidd and Edmund White. Come explore…

New STICKY Comic from Chicago’s Dale Lazarov

CHICAGO – Chicago author and bear Dale Lazarov has released his latest erotic comic, STICKY, as an exclusive digital comic. If you haven’t looked at his comics before, you’re missing out. The books have no dialogue, but there is no question on understanding the storyline. Dale works with various artists for his comic and each one does a great job in creating hot furry men. His previous books are available in print at Chicago Comics in Lakeview. See the teaser below for a taste of what’s in his latest book! It’s available for all computers and tablets for $2.99 at http://gum.co/sticky1.