Topic: performance art

James Franco Makes Serious Faces For Gucci’s New Bespoke Service

James Franco Makes Serious Faces For Gucci's New Bespoke Service

American actor, director, producer, screenwriter, author, painter, performance artist and NYU professor James Franco is just so advanced, you know? He hosted the Oscars in a totally artistic way. And he was way avant garde in Rise of the Planet of the Apes. It’s also really edgy and provocative how he cashed those General Hospital paychecks. Artists are hot.
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Facebook, Hate Speech, and a Road to Queer Activism

Facebook, Hate Speech, and a Road to Queer Activism

You might call me the accidental pussy faggot. An independent performance curator and producer based in Brooklyn, I have presented hundreds of events over the past 7 years, most with a queer sensibility. However, I never imagined that a performance-driven party called PUSSY FAGGOT! would end up being one of my signature projects. I didn’t realize the term would resonate so strongly with so many people, but I suppose I could have guessed it would put me at odds with Facebook. More »