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The Bureau is on strike for International Women’s Day, March 8!

  Join us at the International Women’s Day rally and march at Washington Square at 4 PM!!! https://www.facebook.com/events/1787104201550324/      

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Steady Mess: Works from the 2016 Fire Island Artist Residency, 2/3/17—3/26/17

  Each year, the Fire Island Artist Residency receives over 400 applications to its free one month LGBTQ exclusive artist residency in Cherry Grove, on Fire Island. The five artists chosen for FIAR live and work in rental properties that become their studios, kitchens, and social spaces. While in residence, they are visited by celebrated figures in [...]

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College Art Association Committee on Women in the Arts Picks January 2017 recommends Catalina Schliebener’s Growing Sideways, 1/16/17

  College Art Association Committee on Women in the Arts Picks January 2017 recommends Catalina Schliebener‘s Growing Sideways, posted by CAA — Jan 16, 2017. Click here to read.      

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Article in The Advocate cites Bureau’s “small but magnificently curated inventory,” 1/11/17

  “Between The Lines With Bookish Lesbians,” by June Thomas appeared online and in print in The Advocate, January 11 2017   Check out this article on the importance of feminist and queer bookstores on The Advocate magazine’s website. June Thomas discusses the bookish themes in Lucy Jane Bledsoe’s recent novel, A Thin Bright Line (Bledsoe will [...]

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Catalina Schliebener’s Growing Sideways 12/2/16-1/22/17

“Scratch a child, you’ll find a queer.” — Kathryn Bond Stockton The Bureau of General Services—Queer Division presents Growing Sideways, an exhibition of new work by Buenos Aires-based, Chilean artist Catalina Schliebener, organized by independent curator John Chaich, on view December 2, 2016 through January 22, 2017 with an opening reception on Friday, December 2 from 7-9 pm at the Bureau of General Services—Queer Division, 208 [...]