e-news #63

 Over Two Decades Dedicated to Protecting, Preserving and Promoting Erotic Art 

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August 5 - 27, 2006

Space at Fountain's End
The Salon at Space
A "Grand Salon" Benefit and Continuing Exhibition

Ivy Bottini, Jay Jorgensen, Michael Kirwan, and Miguel Reyes will be exhibiting. The Tom of Finland Foundation will also have an exhibit about the life and work of Tom. Benefit opening night!
Special Drawing Workshop presented by Migues Reyes.


Los Angeles, CA

July 29 -
September 9, 2006

Western Project
Tom of Finland: Rough

Early Notebooks, Preliminary Drawings
and Master Works

With works from the Tom of Finland Foundation's
Permanent Collection.


Los Angeles, CA

August 20, 2006

presents a:
Life Drawing Workshop

Modeling this month: Peter Moorr and Scott Gable
Beginner? Professional? All are welcome. Bring your sketch pad!


Los Angeles, CA

August 1 -
September 1, 2006

Adonis Art
By Mike Stead

"The bastard child of Tom of Finland and Roy Lichtenstein
is the only way to describe the experience."


London, England / Online

July 14 -
August 5, 2006

Artist Bound Gallery

Guys & Dolls
Art Show

Major closing reception August 5 with
Fashion Show and Burlesque!


Los Angeles, CA

new artist links

Ben Law is a British artist specializing in the male nude. His paintings have a bright contemporary style and a subtle eroticism. Multiple portraits of beautiful athletic models are a major feature of his website.


Dark Fire Gallery: Free original non-porn photo gallery, erotic stories, fetish resource links. BDSM & bondage gear, jewelry, leather & more! Your complete BDSM resource.


Sex Action Figures are miniature figurines created by hand, individually, in stunning detail — posed in sexually compromising positions.
Collect 'em! Trade 'em!


Ting Hua Liu captures the sensuality of the human body - both male and female - in an array of styles. Sculpting has been a passion of Ting's since he was a young boy. Starting with wood, he now works with clay and bronze.


Male erotic photography by Russian born artist Sasha. His work is inspired by the interest in male eroticism and its interpretation, and how the results effect viewers. Enjoy!


Coffee, Cake & Kink is a unique hybrid of a café, gallery and shop selling erotica and serving delicious organic coffee and homemade cakes. The atmosphere is laid back and the décor stylish and contemporary.


foundation announcements

Currently Open Los Angeles, CA


The Foundation needs to fill these positions:

Bookkeeper: We are looking for a part-time bookkeeper (8 - 12 hours per week) familiar with QuickBooks. We offer flexible hours and an environment filled with erotic art. Experience with accounting principles and non-profit organizations is a definite plus! This is a great position for a freelancer or retiree to join a dedicated and fun crew.

Groundskeeper: The Foundation House requires someone to cut the lawn and maintain the bushes and trees.

Interested? Know someone who is? Contact Durk Dehner!

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The Dispatch is the newsletter of the Tom of Finland Foundation.       [e-news #63]
P.O. Box 26658, Los Angeles, California 90026

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