Museum of Sex
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04/20/2017 at 16:44. Facebook
PEN World Voices Festival is hosting this amazing event: EXPOSURE: POLITICS, SEX, AND POWER.

It is a rare chance to hear from powerful international artists who use their art to explore politics, gender and identity, facing persecution at home.

Included speakers:
Rokudenashiko: Japanese sculptor/manga artist
Ali Asgar: Bangladeshi installation and performance artist
Mohsen Namjoo: ...
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PEN World Voices Festival is hosting this amazing event: EXPOSURE: POLITICS SEX AND POWER

Exposure: Politics, Sex and Power

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Flickr user stripper_polaroids says he bought a box of over 400 photos of strippers trying out for a southern California club in the late-60s and early-70s. He bought the entire collection for $10. Thank you, Syd Garron!
Museum of Sex 04/16/2017

Vintage stripper audition Polaroids from the 60s and 70s

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Diana Seiler
Mimzarela Wadsworth
He carved radically sensual bodies locked in moments of physical and emotional intensity—an artistic process that he thought of as falling in love.
Museum of Sex 04/15/2017

How Bernini Captured the Power of Human Sexuality in Stone

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Anna Johnson
Aimee Pfaff
Dilim Dikanna
Yes, vibrator racing is now a sport.
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David Norton
Rocky Chakraborty
Jane Russell modeling for the poster for "The Outlaw" directed by Howard Hughes, 1941.
Jane Russell modeling for the poster for "The Outlaw" directed by Howard Hughes 1941
Pani Agnieszko
Eric Wangner
Museum of Sex exhibiting artist Bill Bernstein will be presenting as part of the Bibliodiscotheque Symposium at Library of Congress May 6!

Explore the history of disco music, dance and culture in this afternoon symposium that features appearances by Gloria Gaynor, Good Morning America host Robin Roberts, distinguished music scholars Martin Scherzinger and Alice Echols, photographer Bill...
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Museum of Sex exhibiting artist Bill Bernstein will be presenting as part

Bibliodiscotheque Symposium, feat. Gloria Gaynor, Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 1:30 PM (Bibliodiscotheque, Concerts from the Library of Congress, 2016-17)

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Masks of Grace Jones by Deborah Feingold
Masks of Grace Jones by Deborah Feingold
David Bowie and Marianne Faithfull's duet 'I Got You Babe' in 1973. Marianne is dressed as a nun and David as a sexy "Angel of Death." “This isn’t anything serious,” Bowie reportedly told the audience. “It’s just a bit of fun. We’ve hardly even rehearsed it.”
Maryanne Hope
Auburn Meisner
Carolina de Urrea
Portrait of actress Anna May Wong by George Hurrell, 1938
Portrait of actress Anna May Wong by George Hurrell 1938
Anthony Bravo
Shahnawaz Naik
Aadil Tak
High-risk strains of the virus — a cause of cervical and vaginal cancers, and cancer of the penis — infect 25.1 percent of men and 20.4 percent of women.
Museum of Sex 04/07/2017

Close to Half of American Adults Infected With HPV, Survey Finds

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Orlando Gomez
Brian Sloane of the The New York Times covers 'Night Fever: New York Disco 1977–1979, The Bill Bernstein Photographs'!
Brian Sloane of the The New York Times covers Night Fever New

At the Museum of Sex, a Bar Where You Can Boogie Oogie Oogie

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Learn about the history of the Museum of Sex, the collections and mission in this wonderful article with Widewalls Magazine!
Learn about the history of the Museum of Sex the collections and

Normalizing Conversations Around Sexuality - Museum of Sex Curator Lissa Rivera in an Interview

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Sylvia McNeish
Justine Cook
Our latest exhibition 'Known/ Unknown: Private Obsessions and Hidden Desire in Outsider Art' reviewed in Brut Force.

Recent press for the exhibition includes: W Magazine, Forbes, Hyperallergic, ArtForum, The Wall Street Journal, Curbed NY, Guest of a Guest, Bedford and Bowery, DuJour, Fashion Unfiltered, Observer, The Creators Project, The Knockturnal, Artnet News, Playboy, The Art...
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Our latest exhibition Known Unknown Private Obsessions and Hidden Desire in Outsider

Known/ Unknown: Private Obsessions and Hidden Desire in Outsider Art | Brut Force

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I Modi or The Ways was a book of engravings depicting sixteen sexual positions. Think of it as The Joy of Sex for Renaissance times. The book, also known as The Sixteen Pleasures, was published by the engraver Marcantonio Raimondi in 1524. Raimondi based his explicit illustrations on a series of e...
Museum of Sex 03/26/2017

An 18th century guide to sex positions

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Kate Knowles Vatalare
Susan Zacharias
Rachel Naval
E.J. Bellocq's mysterious and beautiful portraits of New Orleans prostitutes, ca 1912

E.J. Bellocq (1873-1949) remains an ambiguous figure in history. Following his death in 1949, eighty-nine glass plate negatives of portraits of female prostitutes from New Orleans’ Storyville district were found in his desk. All of the images were taken circa 1912. -Fraenkel Gallery [ Fraenkelgallery.com Link ]
Moe Say
Bec Drakenhall
Stressed out? Having a bit of a grumpy day? That's okay. You're good. You're going to be good and fine.
Museum of Sex 03/22/2017

'Hi Stranger' Is A Weird, Relaxing And Life-Affirming Video You Need To Watch Right This Second

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Christy Cochran
Lou Ster
Jessica French
John Wayne and his first wife Josephine Saenz, 1932
John Wayne and his first wife Josephine Saenz 1932
Daddario Jillian
Jay Davi
Please stay safe (and sexy) during the winter storm! The museum will be closed today (3/14).

Pierre et Gilles, Dans Le Port Du Havre, 1998.
Please stay safe and sexy during the winter storm The museum will be closed today 314
Her photographs range from the marginal to the mainstream, capturing things that are invisible to the rest of us.
Museum of Sex 03/13/2017

Catherine Opie, All-American Subversive

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Erfan Ryan
Ruth Bircham