The Shaping of Desires

Sunday, November 17, 2013
3:00pm

MOCA is presenting two panel discussions in the West Hollywood City Council Chambers in conjunction with the exhibition Bob Mizer & Tom of Finland. We encourage you to attend these events and visit the ONE Gallery:

The Shaping of Desires
Sunday, November 17, 2013, 3pm

West Hollywood City Council Chambers
625 North San Vicente Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069

A lively conversation exploring artistic investigations and representations of bodies, sexualities, and genders with artists Heather Cassils, Monica Majoli, and A. L. Steiner, moderated by MoMA PS1 Curatorial Associate and ONE’s Cruising the Archive co-curator, Mia Locks.

Bob Mizer and Tom of Finland: Making Models of Homo-Masculinity
Sunday, December 1, 2013, 3pm

West Hollywood City Council Chambers
625 North San Vicente Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Dennis Bell, President of the Bob Mizer Foundation, Durk Dehner, President of the Tom of Finland Foundation, and artists Richard Hawkins and John Sonsini, will discuss the artistic and cultural significance of Bob Mizer and Tom of Finland in a conversation moderated by MOCA Curator Bennett Simpson on World AIDS Day.