A talk on the photographic history of men in love

10th June 2021, 2:37 pm

In celebration of Pride join Fotografiska for a visual presentation of the recently published book, Loving, with Authors Hugh Nini and Neal Treadwell.

In the late 1990s Hugh and Neal started collecting photographs purely by accident.  The first photograph came from an antique store in Dallas. The photograph was of two men in a loving embrace mixed within random photos of a Dallas neighborhood from the 1920s.  The collection of over 2,800 vintage photos of romantic couples spanning the 100 years between the 1850s and 1950s is the basis for their book.

Book Talk – “Loving” with Hugh Nini and Neal Treadwell

17th Jun 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm –                                 Loving: A Photographic History shines a new light on the most written about, dramatized, or filmed emotions – love. The pages of our book portray love, but also courage – the courage that it took to memorialize that unmistakable […]

“TOM OF FINLAND The Darkroom”

30th Apr 2021 – 20th Aug 2021 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm –       The exhibition consists of photographic portraits which served as reference images for his famed homoerotic drawings. These photographs were confined to Tom of Finland’s home studio and darkroom, displaying them elsewhere would have risked a prison sentence, as homosexuality was criminalized and classified as a mental disorder in his native Finland at […]

Published: 10th June 2021

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