The gallery has long offered works by LGBTQ+ artists, including Richmond Barthé, Paul Cadmus, and Ben Norris, to name just a few. Alongside its other offerings, Childs Gallery has actively cultivated a focus on queer-interest art within its collection. Childs Gallery, established in 1937, and the longest continually operating fine art gallery on Newbury Street, has been wholly or partially Gay-owned since 1969.
Featuring artists Rick Castro, Rubén Esparza, Stuart Sandford and Eric Lotzer among others. This new show focuses on work created by LGBTQ+ artists during the COVID-19 quarantine.
Published: 7th September 2021Tags: Closet to Quarantine, Rick Castro, Rubén Esparza, Stuart Sandford