• Arts & Culture

    LGBTQ Art in 2017

    In 2017 there has been a rise in appraisal for art made by the LGBTQ community. Something that was once shunned in the past has been taken into the spotlight. As a group that has received a lot of hatred and criticism their artwork vibrantly expresses frustration and hardship faced in the LGBTQ community. Here are a few accomplishments for LGBTQ artists in the year of 2017. David Hockney, an 80 year old British gay man had his art displayed at Tate Modern in Britain in 2017. Through his art he paints and portrays retrospective works showing his full and vibrant life. From paintings of naked men in swimming pools…