Carl Gunhouse: Not Just Boys Fun

Carl Gunhouse was born in 1976 in Boston, Massachusetts, but he spent his formative years in suburban New Jersey. Growing up, he developed a love/hate relationship with suburbia that led to the angst familiar to most suburban youth. With this unrest came the discovery of the anger and DIY ethics of hardcore punk rock. Yearning…

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Ben McNutt wrestles with boys.

Homoeroticism is embedded in physical culture. Renditions of this embedment have appeared in every art form throughout history. Greco-roman marble sculptures present us with a physically perfected male form. Classicist paintings elongate and exaggerate the male physique. This inherent eroticism in physical culture is as present in contemporary discourse as it has been centuries before…

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Anthony Tafuro: Gallow

Departing from a strictly black and white aesthetic, Anthony Tafuro’s recent series, “Gallow” explores the dynamic macho world of underground wrestling. The series features Jack Gallow, a 21 year old underground wrestler, as he struggles through his career. Tafuro, who has always been interested in subcultures have photographed other niche sports communities. From roller derby…

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