e-news #24

 Dedicated to Protecting, Preserving and Promoting Erotic Art 

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 Continuing On-Line 

Tom of Finland Foundation
Erotic Art Gallery
New Works Added To Our Gallery

21 varied works from the world of Erotic Art.

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July 1 - 31, 2004 On-line

Visual AIDS and The Body present:
"Making the Private Public"
A Web Gallery
Curated by Brian Clamp

"While spikes of irony and humor punctuate the exhibition, this selection of artworks is less political and overtly angry than introspective and occasionally elegiac…."

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July 1 - 31, 2004 Los Angeles, CA

Beau Damon Richards Gallery and Artist Bound present:
"Stolen Moments"
A Photography & Painting Exhibition
in the Heart of San Pedro's Art District

"A Modern Day Sagittarian"
Image by: Jeffrey Scott

Artists' reception: July 17, 2004, 6 - 10 PM.

See works by: Jeffery Scott, Tiffany Trenda, Patrick Alt, Lisa Prichard, Bridget Cardenas, Lorenzo Sperlonga, Llednor Nadirehs, Yoffy, Niko, Doug Myers, Derek Caballero, Tom Berg and Tracy Zabriskie.

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March 1 - August 15, 2004 San Francisco, CA

Folsom Street Events presents a:
Poster Art Competition
(by the producers of the Folsom Street Fair)

Up to 10 finalists will vie for prizes!

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July 8 - 24, 2004 New York, NY

Art @ Large presents:
2nd Annual Juried Show
Curated by Grady T. Turner

Artwork by Dale Rio

Artists include: Ron Amato, Loretta Bourque,  David Brody,  Rachell "Friday" Burns, Philip H. Campbell, George C. Clark, Steve Crain, Brian H. Crede, Roland Delcol, Royal T. Earvin , Barbara Gentile, Michael Harwood, Joe Heidecker, Jessica Hess, Rinaldo Hopf, Su Job € Bushnell Keeler, Alan Kolc, Chris Mullen, David Oliver, Louis Papa, Brian Riley, Dale Rio,  Coralee Lynn Rose,  Liezel Rubin,  Ed Samuels,  Anthony Satori,  Mike Schuetz,  Patrix € Smutforce, Boris Starosta, Barry Steely,  Dragon Sundancer,  Jack Thompson,  Marina Tsesarskaya,  Joseph Virgilio, and Ted Washington.

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July 9 - 24, 2004 Los Angeles, CA

Gallery Astro presents:
"Hardcore - Softcore"
A Celebration of Erotic Art

Artists include: Fred Hauptman, Simone Gad, Diane Gamboa, Rick Castro, Bernardo Martinez, Kali, Vinzula, Yolanda Gonzalez, John Evans, Scott Zaragoza, Sai Aryai, Andres Montoya, Paulina A. Granados, Carlos Flores, David Sirebrenik, Javier Granados, Miguel Angel Reyes, Mario Calvano, and Ho Yeon Kim. Curated by Javier Granados.

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 July 18, 2004 Los Angeles, CA 

Tom of Finland Foundation
Life Drawing Workshop
Nude Figure Drawing & Painting

Models: "Sarge", Steve Caylor
Photos: Benno Sebastian
(Click the image to catch a larger glimpse of July's Workshop.)

The models worked hard and long in the hot sun. We thank them. They did a great job. The artists were given challenges and intriguing poses. We invite all artists to join us. The dates for upcoming Workshops can be found on our Calendar and Upcoming Events page - so always check there for the latest info!

Our next Workshop is August 22, 2004.

new artist links



New York photographer Jack Slomovits has added new portraits and erotic series of young men to his website.


foundation announcements

Dispatch Newsletter On-line

Tom of Finland Foundation
Dispatch Spring 2004
Alann de Vuyst
Flemish painter / traveling nomad / cultural zealot

International art that takes on the innocence of tribal sensitivity and tells us of the heartless ruggedness of urban sophistication.

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October 8 - 10, 2004 Los Angeles, CA

Tom of Finland Foundation
10th Annual Los Angeles

Artist Reservations are now open.
The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, September 1, 2004

Everyone else, mark your calendars!

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Current On-line

Tom of Finland Foundation
New York

Photo by
Jackson Photographix

Did you miss it? Want to learn what reviewers think of this show?

(Next year's New York Art Fair is May 20 - 22, 2005)

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