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THE PIERS: ART AND SEX ALONG THE NY WATERFRONT
When: Wednesday December 31, 1969
Where: Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013
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The first museum exhibition focusing exclusively on the uses of the Hudson River docks by artists and a newly emerging gay subculture The Piers explores how the gay liberation movement--spurred by the 1969 Stonewall Riots--transformed the cultural and social landscape of New York. Artists exhibited include Vito Acconci, John Baldessari, John Fekner, Leonard Fink, David Finn, Ivan Galiette, Frank Hallam, Peter Hujar, Gordon Matta-Clark, Uzi Parnes, Shelley Seccombe, Shunk-Kender, Jack Smith, Lee Snider, Stanley Stellar, Andreas Sterzing, Tava (Gustav von Will), Arthur Tress, Rich Wandel, and David Wojnarowicz.

Gallery (1 image)
photo by Frank Hallam
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Venue Information
Address: Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013
Phone(212) 431-2609
E-mail Addressinfo@leslielohman.org
Websitehttp://www.leslielohman.org
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