Bob Mizer and Tom of Finland exhibit at MOCA closes this week

GayThis past November I wrote about this exhibit at MOCA in Los Angeles and I’ve had a few of you write to me to let me know that you’ve enjoyed it.  I was recently contacted by the organizers and asked if I would remind readers (especially those of you in the Los Angeles area or those of you traveling there) that the exhibit closes this Sunday.

The MOCA exhibition features a selection of Tom of Finland’s drawings and collages, alongside Mizer’s rarely seen photo-collage “catalogue boards” and films, as well as a comprehensive collection of his groundbreaking magazine Physique Pictorial, where drawings by Tom were first published in 1957.

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2 responses to “Bob Mizer and Tom of Finland exhibit at MOCA closes this week

  1. Finland to me is bizarre fetishistic fifties era eroticism. Like gay Hugh Hefner mentality


  2. I am a 70 year old artist.And I am gay.THANK YOU for doing this exhibition for all the right reasons.KNOWING MEN LIKE YOU ARE ALIVE AND HAVE THE BALLS TO LIVE OPEN and as FREE AS POSSIBLE IN THIS MADNESS SHOWING FEARLESSNESS IN EXPRESSING YOURSELVES-allows me to breathe.YOU GIVE TO THE WORLD EXAMPLES OF THE BEST WE CAN BE.YOU SET A STANDARD— A HIGH STANDARD.again i am grateful—we all owe you much.



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