This event showcases the LGBTQ talent in a book presenting images and stories of the artist Tom of Finland and explores the Foundation he cofounded. Discover treasures from an extensive collection of Gay art, many shown in this volume for the first time. Contemporary authors and artists add to this unique homage to Tom with their essays, interviews, short stories, and artwork.
Mark Timothy Hayward
David Parke Epstein
Marc Ransdell Bellenger
Editor Rinaldo Hopf will talk about the making of this special Tom of Finland Foundation edition.
Cover photo by Josh Paul Thomas of Terry Miller and Oly Innes
Editor Rinaldo Hopf presents the latest volume of the anthology with the Tom of Finland Foundation Special Edition.
This edition presents the many sides of the artist Tom of Finland and explores the Foundation he cofounded with Durk Dehner. Discover treasures from an extensive collection of gay art, many shown here for the first time. Contemporary authors and artists add to this unique homage to Tom with their essays, interviews, short stories and images.
Special Guest Steven Reigns from West Hollywood, and Berlin based authors Jim Baker, Kevin Clarke, and Jan Gympel will be reading from their texts.
Images from the book will be shown and the event will be in both German and English.
8:30 – 10:00p
One Holiday | Two Events
Tom of Finland
DVD Release Meet-and-Greet
With Niklas Hogner (plays part of Kake in movie)
Generous sponsor of Tom of Finland Foundation
My Gay Eye/Mein schwules Auge
Tom of Finland Special Edition
Book Launch and Discussion
With the Museum, Tom of Finland Foundation, publisher, editor and contributors