Press release from Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
Jessica Yatrofsky: Artist Talk & Book Signing: I Heart Girl/Boy
January 28, 6-8 pm
Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013
Jessica Yatrofsky is a New York-based artist, known for film and photographic work exploring body politics, beauty, and gender. She will be discussing her practice and the evolution of her photography monograph series, I Heart Boy & I Heart Girl. Book signing to follow the talk. Yatrofsky is a New York-based photographer and filmmaker, known for work exploring body politics, beauty, and gender. She received her MFA from Parsons the New School for Design and published her first photography monograph, I Heart Boy, with powerHouse Books in 2010 and her second photography monograph, I Heart Girl, in 2015. Her photography work has been exhibited overseas and her film work has been both televised and screened at film festivals internationally, and has work in the permanent collection of the Leslie-Lohman Museum.
Photo: Gabrielle, 2014. Digital-C printcourtesy the artist.