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LGBTQ: Art & Film

Resources including books, eBooks, articles, media and open access sources on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and issues.

LGBTQ Art & Artists

Portrait of drag queen and activist Marsha P. Johnson by Alvin Baltrop

Mr. Baltrop’s portrait of the drag queen and activist Marsha P. Johnson, (1975-1986).

President Barack Obama by Artist Kehinde Wiley

The Shifting Perspective in Kehinde Wiley’s Portrait of ...

Self-Portrait in Drag by Andy Warhol

Self-Portrait in Drag, 1982 - Andy Warhol

Arranged Felled Trees by David Hockney

 The renowned artist, whose work includes the breathtaking Arranged Felled Trees, said he decided to do the artwork because he considers The Sun to be a great British icon

Untitled, 2000 by Adi Nes

Behind the Facade of the Narcissist’s Silent Treatment ...

Prince by Annie Leibovitz


Zito's Bakery, 1937 by Berenice Abbott

A. Zito's Bakery, Bleecker Street, New York, 1947 - by Berenice Abbott (1898 - 1991), USA

True North Series, 2004 by Isaac Julien

True North Series, 2004  Digital print on Epson Premium Photo Glossy  100 x 100 cm 39 3/8 x 39 3/8 in

Umbrella, 1987 by Rotimi Fani-Kayode


The New York Public Library LGBT Digital Collections