Monday, March 7, 2011

ARTISTS I LIKE: ADI NES


Nationalism and sexuality have had a long, complicated relationship together.  The meticulously staged work of Israeli photographer Adi Nes help tease out the pleasures and problems complicit in such a protracted marriage.  To learn more, check out Dr. Raz Yosef's "Beyond Flesh: Queer Masculinities and Nationalism in Queer Cinema". . . If you'd rather just watch the movie, Yossi & Jagger sums it up nicely.
    












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