Feminine Moments' newsletter

May 2016

Edited by Birthe Havmoeller

Dear Reader

I am happy to present queer visual artist Noemi Yoko Molitor.

Noemi is based in Berlin, Germany. Her artistic practice includes abstract painting, illustration, installation and working with photographs and found objects. In 2015 she worked as a research assistant for the exhibition  Homosexualität_en / Homosexuality_ies at the German Historical Museum and the Schwules Museum*, Berlin. Homosexualität_en / Homosexuality_ies is now on display from 13 May to 4 September, 2016 at the LWL – Museum für Kunst und Kultur in Münster, Germany.

Artist Statement

Self service by Noemi Yoko Molitor

“How to Bring Yourself Up Gay” by Noemi Yoko Molitor

Noemi Yoko Molitor: my project 'How to Bring Yourself Up Gay' explores memorial practices and temporality in relation to queer childhoods. ... Read more.

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Events and Exhibitions

banner: QAF 2016

Queer Arts Festival - Save The Dates!

Queer Arts Festival, Vancouver, BC, Canada – From June 21-30, 2016 QAF is an annual artist-run multidisciplinary arts festival produced by Pride in Art, which began in 1998. QAF produces, presents and exhibits work with a curatorial vision favoring challenging, thought-provoking work that pushes boundaries and initiates dialogue.  … Read more.

San Francisco: QIY (Queer-It-Yourself) Faire and Expo

The QIY (Queer-It-Yourself) Expo and Faire at SOMArts Cultural Center opens on June 5, 2016.
Opening reception: June 1 to 4:30pm. Exhibition dates: June 5 – 24, 2016. ... Read more.

Bandaged Grid #1 by Harmony Hammond

Harmony Hammond at Alexander Gray Associates in New York

Harmony Hammond at Alexander Gray Associates, New York, USA. Opening Reception: May 19, 2016, 6–8 PM. Exhibition Dates: May 19 – June 25, 2016 ... Read more.

Boston: Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community

Bona Fide! by Maria E. Piñeres Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community is a big queer arts exhibition touring USA. Next stop is Boston: April 22 - July 10, 2016 Mills Gallery, Boston MA, USA ... Read more.

NICOLE EISENMAN: AL-UGH-ORIES

NICOLE EISENMAN: AL-UGH-ORIES, May 4 - Jun 26, 2016 at New Museum, 235 Bowery, New York, USA. Read more.

Jessica Posner, video still from Butter Body Politic

Jessica Posner - Highly Functional

Jessica Posner at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art. Opening reception: Friday, June 10, 6-8pm
Exhibition: June 11 - 12, 12-6pm, Prince St. Project Space, 127-B Prince St., NYC, 10012, USA. ... Read more.

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Artist Talks

Julie Mehretu on Printmaking and Her Creative Practice

Video (8:53): Julie Mehretu about printmaking. Video by National Gallery of Art. Read more.

Artist Julie Mehretu

Video (4:12): Artist Julie Mehretu talks about the concepts, processes, and implications of her "Stadia" series, including "Stadia III" in Virginia Museum of Fine Arts's permanent collection. Video by Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2015. Read more.

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Love and kisses,

Birthe Havmoeller // havmoeller@gmail.com