LA Warman Doesn’t Believe in Lesbian Bed Death

August 4, 2022

The poet digs deep into “Dust,” death, and the erotic power of saying no.

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Kalup Linzy Isn’t Ready to Say Goodbye

July 28, 2022

With the debut of his sky high solo exhibition, the artist is stepping back into the spotlight.


Viva Ruíz Wants to Thank God For Abortion

July 27, 2022

“My God comes every day.”


Racquel Chevremont and Mickalene Thomas “Set It Off”

July 13, 2022

“Expect to see something you would not expect to see in the Hamptons.”

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Merch Alert: Interview Shirts By Farfetch BEAT and Tabboo!

June 29, 2022

Our editor-in-chief Mel Ottenberg models t-shirts from our limited edition Farfetch BEAT collaboration.


Leather Daddy Peter Marino on Pop Art and Garbage Architecture

June 28, 2022

The luxury starchitect takes Rashid Johnson inside his latest extravaganza, Dior’s historic Avenue Montaigne flagship store.


Gary Lee Boas on Hot Gay Porn Stars and Hollywood Heroes

June 24, 2022

The documentary photographer Gary Lee Boas talks to Mel Ottenberg and David Rimanelli about his iconic career.


John Waters and Brontez Purnell on Dirt, Scams, and Sensitivity Readers

June 17, 2022

The King of Filth spoke to the divine writer about his debut novel “Liarmouth: A Feel-Bad Romance.”

Saint Laurent Stages a Six-City Takeover With SELF 07

June 7, 2022

The French house’s latest photography series, curated by Anthony Vaccarello, launches today on three continents.

We The Women Is Making Plays for The Digital Age

June 3, 2022

The organization’s founders discuss their six-episode theater project, “Keep This Far Apart,” and the women behind it.

Anh Duong Is “Prude in Life,” But Nude on Canvas

June 3, 2022

The artist and model tells us how she became her own muse.


Raúl de Nieves Tells Ryan McNamera About the University of Desire

June 1, 2022

The artists discuss childhood obsessions, spiritual connections, and magical joy.  


Cass Hirst Wants You to Shred in His New Prada Sneakers

May 16, 2022

“Wear them in the club, wear them in the house, wear them at a wedding. Why not?”

@Yesterdaynite Is the Artist Behind All Those Atlanta Billboards

May 2, 2022

The surrealist painter and meme-er answers some questions about making art for the internet and his work on “Atlanta” season 3.


Wu Tsang and Tosh Basco on the White Whale in the Room

April 29, 2022

The filmmaker and her collaborator discuss queer family, nightlife, and dilapidated art forms.


Valentina Vaccarella and Richard Kern on Pimps and Madams

April 25, 2022

The up-and-coming artist caught up with Richard Kern to discuss her latest show, “Bless This Life.”

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Pat Cleveland on Partying With Richard Bernstein and the Factory Crew

April 22, 2022

The supermodel talks to our editor-in-chief Mel Ottenberg about her iconic 1972 Richard Bernstein “Interiview” cover.


Kenny Scharf Talks to Trees

April 22, 2022

The legendary artist’s latest exhibition pays a frenzied, technicolor homage to the natural world.


Meet Eight Artists Reshaping the 59th Venice Biennale

April 21, 2022

The celebrate most diverse roster in the history of the biennale, we spotlight eight people showing their work this spring in the most beautiful city on the planet.


Entering “Hole” with Pol Anglada

April 14, 2022

With his steamy, intimate new solo exhibition, the Spanish artist celebrates orifices of all kinds.