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Extension of Diego Vela’s Exhibition Through Sunday, July 27

The Bureau is pleased to announce that we are extending Diego Vela‘s exhibition Delicate Identity through Sunday, July 27.   Image: Diego Vela, Thirteen, 24″ x 30″, acrylic and human hair on canvas, completed 2004. A self portrait of the artist at thirteen.    

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Video of Dennis Altman and Christopher Bram Discussion at the Bureau on 6/5/14

Check out this excellent video of the talk between Dennis Altman and Christopher Bram on Altman’s latest book, The End of the Homosexual? The event took place at the Bureau on June 5th. A big thank you to Alton Christensen and Avi Michael for filming and editing the video! It’s very well done! Click here [...]

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Article on What Is Queer Performance? Workshops on Posture Magazine’s Site, 6/23/14

Sophie Sotsky wrote an article for Posture magazine about the six workshops that friend of the Bureau Li Cata organized. The series of workshops, titled What Is Queer Performance?, were held at the Bureau from June 11-14, 2014. Check out the article here.

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Who Thrives? Who dies?

This image was created by the second Flash Collective convened by The Helix Queer Performance Network, mentored by Avram Finkelstein. It will be available, in sticker form, during the month of June, for everyone who buys a book at the Bureau of General Services-Queer Division. During the final week of June through Sunday, June 29th, we [...]

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Anthony Thornton Reviews Ariana Reines’s The Origin of the World

“Immediately her word became accomplished fact.” Eve’s summoning of her golem Adam and imbuing him with a soul in the Gnostic text “On the Origin of the World,” could very well describe Ariana Reines’ formidable, alchemical touch in the arenas of poetry and theater. Printed on the back cover of her latest dispatch, The Origin of [...]