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North London art organisation announces new events in Wood Green Library


A series of new events and initiatives are announced at arts charity Wise Thoughts, a North London orgnisation based in Wood Green Library in the month of March 2015 and beyond. A Lesbian, Bi and Trans (LBT) women drop-in which … Continue reading

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Art Charity Wise Thoughts Announced LGBT History Month Events at Wood Green Library in February


Arts charity Wise Thoughts has organised an exciting line-up of events as part of LGBT History Month (in February 2015) this year. On Thursday the 5th February at 5.30 pm Marcus Dickey Horley, Curator of Access Projects at Tate Modern … Continue reading

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The male body, more than a gay obsession at GFEST 2014


Helton Vilar Three London artists who will show their work at GFEST – Gaywise FESTival this year, offer their opinions on why the male nude figure is so present in art today, claiming other meanings beyond stereotype. The male body … Continue reading

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Rare Dance Exchanges: The Multicultural Body in a Mythical Garb


By Helton Vilar Dance is the territory of multiculturalism. This thesis is proved to its extremes with both dancers invited to the 2014 GFEST – Gaywise FESTival performances in LONDON. From one side, Kali Chandrasegaram presents “S(He)-dom: Freedom versus He-or-She-dom”, … Continue reading

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Gay Films Can Also Be Romantic


By Helton Vilar In the middle of the night, a piano music is the background for the meeting of two lovers. They do not need to say anything, but a message becomes very clear. June is a silent short film … Continue reading

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The Cabaret Is Back: London style


By Helton Vilar Cabaret had always a bit of a surrealistic, magic, and insane world. At expected, a star studded line up from London’s Cabaret world is announced for a cabaret night at GFEST – Gaywise FESTival. Bird la bird … Continue reading

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Urban Tales Include Telling Gay Stories


Written by Helton Vilar The second day of GFEST – Gaywise FESTival 2014 film events on 16 November presents two stories telling how diverse and dynamic gay stories might be found around the world. In the first film, the audience … Continue reading

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