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David Getsy’s Essay for Jared Buckhiester’s Exhibition Love Me Tender Is Now Online

  Check out David Getsy’s essay for Jared Buckhiester‘s exhibition Love Me Tender (curated by Getsy), on view at the Bureau from September 15 through November 12, 2017. An illustrated print version of this essay is available for free at the Bureau during the run of the exhibition.   Images: Left: Jared Buckhiester, Squadron of 12 position [...]

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Current Exhibition: Jared Buckhiester: Love Me Tender, September 15-November 12, 2017

  JARED BUCKHIESTER: LOVE ME TENDER September 15—November 12, 2017 Opening reception on Friday, September 15, 6-9 PM   Curated by David Getsy Download a PDF of this press release.   ​Jared Buckhiester, Untold, 15.5 x 21 inches, ink and gouache on paper with newsprint collage, 2016   The Bureau of General Services—Queer Division is proud [...]

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Summer exhibition: Policing Gender, Lorenzo Triburgo: June 8—September 10, 2017

  Policing Gender is an installation of photographs and audio created by artist Lorenzo Triburgo. The photographs in Policing Gender are abstract metaphors on absence and imprisonment and the audio component is a compilation of voices of LGBTQ prisoners with whom the artist has been writing on a long-term basis. Policing Gender will be on view at the Bureau from June [...]

Summer Hours at the Bureau—Wednesdays—Saturdays in July and August

  The Bureau will be closed on Pride Sunday, June 25th, and for Independence Day weekend, Saturday, July 1st, through Tuesday, July 5th.   For the months of July and August we will be open Wednesdays through Saturdays, 1 to 7 PM.   We will be closed on Sundays, Mondays, and Tuesdays for the months [...]

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The Lesbian Avengers: 25th Anniversary Exhibition, March 31—June 4, 2017

  The Lesbian Avengers: 25th Anniversary Exhibition was on view at the Bureau of General Services—Queer Division from March 31 through June 4, 2017.   We did it, and we’ll do it again! A multimedia activist exhibit celebrating the Lesbian Avengers, formed 25 years ago during another surge of hardcore misogyny, and anti-gay, white Nationalist hate. Includes still photos, flyers, [...]