Artist Benoît Prévot donates graphic novels to ToFF Library

Benoît Prévot (French)

Prévot is a French illustrator and comic artist that creates stylish homo-erotica. He studied in the EMSAT (Municipal School of Art and Technics). The artist says, “My favorite medium is ink and graphite on paper, because I work a lot in black and white and I like the firm contact of the pencil on the paper. I’m trying to make oil now. It is a new pleasure, but this is not so easy to work on as a soft surface with a pencil that is soft too. When I want to do a new drawing with something fun in it, in connection with eroticism, I start to find an idea, a situation. I think then I make sketches and after that I start the piece. I used to draw the peoples most of the time with my imagination. I have models who pose for me sometimes and this is how I really like to work.”




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New ToFF aquisition: Drawing by IOn

ION (Greek), "Sparta", 2011, Ink on paper, 11.63" x 8.25", Gift from artist

The artist, from Athens, Greece, has donated this work to Tom of Finland Foundation.












In 1993, Ion was a Third Prize Winner in the Tom of Finland Foundation’s Emerging Erotic Artist Contest. Since the Contest, the artist has sent several additional works for inclusion in the Foundation’s permanent collection. All of his work includes military themes transformed with a sense of humor; martial hardware becomes the phallic symbol of male sexuality.


“Glory to those gorgeous Herculain guys.”


ToFF Fundraiser at the Barracks in Palm Springs – Saturday November 15

presents a:
Palm Springs Fundraiser!
A benefit for the Foundation



TOM OF FINLAND (Finnish, 1920 – 1991),
Untitled, 1989, Graphite on paper
ToFF #89.04, ©Tom of Finland Foundation

A part of Palm Springs Leather Week ’09!

2:00 – 7:00 PM
Donation requested at the door

The Leather Pride Vendor Market continues as well!
Support Our Own Community’s Culture
Contribute to the Foundation
View , Buy, Support the Artists of Our Community
That’s part of what the Foundation is all about!

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