MICHELLE HANDELMAN is a filmmaker, visual artist and writer who makes confrontational works about sexuality, gender and desire. Her film BLOODSISTERS (1995) captures the gender nonconformity of the queer SMS scene and queer outlaws in a DIY fashion, just like the activism of the era.
Video (2:21): The trailer of the film BLOODSISTERS LEATHER, DYKES AND SADOMASOCHISM. Queer artist Michelle Handelman’s ground-breaking documentary on the San Francisco leather dyke scene is as vital as ever.
Michelle Handelman: LOVER HATER CUNTY INTELLECTUAL, April 18 – May 26, 2019 at Signs and Symbols, 102 Forsyth Street, New York, NY 10002, USA. OPENING: April 18, 6-8 PM
Video (1:22): a trailer about HUSTLERS & EMPIRES by Michelle Handleman. HUSTLERS & EMPIRES is a newly commissioned multichannel video work and live performance.
HUSTLERS & EMPIRES a multichannel video work and live performance – part #metoo manifesto/ part music video. It’s very political…and angry…
Video (3:15): excerpt from the video performance ‘Folly & Error’ by Michelle Handelman (2004). Artists: Michelle Handelman and Tori Sparks. Video published by 6X6 Play Submission.
Michelle Handelman is a Brooklyn-based artist and Associate Professor in the Film and Media department at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York.
Excerpt from the Leslie Lohman Weekly eDigest Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art 26 Wooster Street, New York, NY 10013 Tour/event schedule for April 2015: Artist and Curator Panel Friday, April 3, 6:30-8:30pm Curator Jenn Tyburczy in conversation with Irreverent artists Alex Donis, Barbara Nitke, Michelle Handelman, Kimi…
Grace Moon, editor of Velvetpark talked with artist Michelle Handelman in her studio.