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HIDE/SEEK: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture
Brooklyn Museum | November 18, 2011–February 12, 2012

In Conversation: Larry Kramer & Jonathan Katz
Brooklyn Museum | Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 7 p.m.
Kramer and Katz will discuss Kramer’s play The Normal Heart, a response to the AIDS epidemic of the 1980s, and how the issues that faced the gay community then continue to be relevant today. More info…

Film Screening: Pink Narcissus
Brooklyn Museum | Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 7 p.m.
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
A screening of Pink Narcissus (James Bidgood, 1971, 71 min., NR), a drama about the erotic fantasies of a gay male prostitute, fill be followed by a discussion and Q&A session with director Bidgood and HIDE/SEEK curator Jonathan Katz. Space is limited, and advance ticket purchase for general admission and a reserved seat at the screening is recommended via Because of the explicit nature of this film, we request that visitors under 18 not attend. More info…

Panel Discussion: “Gender and Sexuality in the Harlem Renaissance”

Brooklyn Museum | Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 2–4 p.m.
In connection with the exhibitions Youth and Beauty and HIDE/SEEK, curator Teresa Carbone, cultural historian Thomas H. Wirth, and art historian Dr. James Smalls explore the intersections of race, gender, and sexuality in the Harlem Renaissance. More info…

HIDE/SEEK: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture
Tacoma Art Museum | March 17–June 10, 2012