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"Masculine Impressions," the current titillating exhibit to come to Vitruvian Gallery, the gallery devoted to male figurative art, closes tomorrow, so if you've wanted to see it, better hurry. Gary Fisher's latest series of artworks, mostly oil paintings and charcoal drawings, grows from the command "take off your clothes and make yourself comfortable." Fisher's strokes capture models doing exactly that, ... [Read]

Masculine Impressions is the latest titillating exhibit to come to Vitruvian Gallery, the gallery devoted to male figurative art. Gary Fisher's latest series of artworks, mostly oil paintings and charcoal drawings, grows from the command "take off your clothes and make yourself comfortable." Fisher's strokes capture models doing exactly that -- stretching, flexing and relaxing in a sensual display of ... [Read]

Fetishwear at Vitruvian Gallery

Posted by Randy Shulman
March 9, 2012 8:38 AM |
"Fetishwear" is a photographic celebration of "men in and out of uniform," which of course is a particularly prominent aspect of gay art and literature. Vitruvian, Washington's sole venue dedicated to male figurative art, has priced pieces on display for this installation well below typical market value to make them more accessible and affordable. Opening reception, with models bringing the ... [Read]

Glenn Fry's "unrestrained urges"

Posted by Randy Shulman
January 20, 2012 10:30 AM |
Local silk-screen artist Glenn Fry's "unrestrained urges" is meant to be "an homage to vintage gay porn magazines." Though tame by today's porn standards -- largely suggestive rather than explicitly sexual -- half a century and another era ago, they were considered pornographic. Fry's art was mostly created from photo shoots with live models re-creating vintage images. The installation traces ... [Read]