Found Family

a digital exhibition

Many queer people create a chosen family or community where they feel most comfortable. We're looking for work that celebrates, facilitates, and/or creates community; as well as work that supports, uplifts, and cares for your community/family. 

Jurors:

Artists:

In order of appearance

Artists with an asterisk (*) signifies they were a juror's pick

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My Crew

Jay Crews

 

Digital 

2020

Room 198: Dipdic

Michelle Girardello

 

Digital Photograph 

12x8 inches

2019

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Family Lineage

Noah Frances Greene

 

Stoneware, underglaze, wood, acrylic

21 x 21 x 0.75 in

2019

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Joseph and Todd

Adam David Bencomo

 

Archival Pigment Print

16a x 20a

2019

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Parveer and Jasjyot

 

Adam David Bencomo

 

Archival Pigment Print

16a x 20a

2020

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Holding Together

Haley Lauw

 

brass, hardware

10ax10a

2018

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Holding Together; Together

Haley Lauw

 

steel, vintage woven cable cover, hardware

4a x 9a

Mending

Mychelle Moritz

 

Handbuilt stoneware, glaze, and found objects

11a x 9a x 5a

2020

Mending
Mending

Mychelle Moritz Handbuilt stoneware, glaze, and found objects 11a x 9a x 5a 2020

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Mending
Mending

Mychelle Moritz Handbuilt stoneware, glaze, and found objects 11a x 9a x 5a 2020

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Mending
Mending

Mychelle Moritz Handbuilt stoneware, glaze, and found objects 11a x 9a x 5a 2020

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Heartstrings

Mychelle Moritz

 

Handbuilt stoneware, glaze, and twine

14a x 11a x 2a

2020

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Mothers and Daughters

Mychelle Moritz

 

Handbuilt stoneware and glaze

10a x 8a x 3a

2020

Mothers and Daughters
Mothers and Daughters

Mychelle Moritz Handbuilt stoneware and glaze 10a x 8a x 3a 2020

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Mothers and Daughters
Mothers and Daughters

Mychelle Moritz Handbuilt stoneware and glaze 10a x 8a x 3a 2020

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Mothers and Daughters
Mothers and Daughters

Mychelle Moritz Handbuilt stoneware and glaze 10a x 8a x 3a 2020

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Mothers and Daughters
Mothers and Daughters

Mychelle Moritz Handbuilt stoneware and glaze 10a x 8a x 3a 2020

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Fruit

Mische HT

 

Ink on watercolor paper

4.5 x 7 inches

2018

Bed Pile

Isabel Monti

 

Oil on Canvas 

48a x 40a

2020

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Dining In While Eating Out Installation
Dining In While Eating Out Installation

Eel Costello Wood, Resin, Clay, Glaze, Acrylic Paint, Oil Paint, Stain, Hemp, Acrylic, Plaster, Found Plants, Found Candlesticks 8 x 10 2019

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Dining In While Eating Out Installation
Dining In While Eating Out Installation

Eel Costello Wood, Resin, Clay, Glaze, Acrylic Paint, Oil Paint, Stain, Hemp, Acrylic, Plaster, Found Plants, Found Candlesticks 8 x 10 2019

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Dining In While Eating Out Installation
Dining In While Eating Out Installation

Eel Costello Wood, Resin, Clay, Glaze, Acrylic Paint, Oil Paint, Stain, Hemp, Acrylic, Plaster, Found Plants, Found Candlesticks 8 x 10 2019

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Dining In While Eating Out Installation

Eel Costello

 

Wood, Resin, Clay, Glaze, Acrylic Paint, Oil Paint, Stain, Hemp, Acrylic, Plaster, Found Plants, Found Candlesticks

8  x 10 

2019

Leo Life

Brick Kyle

 

2020

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Container
Container

Hayden Stern Acrylic and oil on canvas 28a x 32a 2020

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Container
Container

Hayden Stern Acrylic and oil on canvas 28a x 32a 2020

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Container
Container

Hayden Stern Acrylic and oil on canvas 28a x 32a 2020

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Container

Hayden Stern

 

Acrylic and oil on canvas

28a x 32a

2020

Comforting

Mische HT

 

Ink on watercolor paper

5.5 x 7.5 inches

2017

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You Make Me Feel Like Less of a Man
You Make Me Feel Like Less of a Man

Jackie Andrews Mdf, floral neoprene, round canvas board, paper, vintage millinery flowers, sequin floral applique, glitter, faux pearl cabochons, plastic cabochons, fringe 2020

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You Make Me Feel Like Less of a Man
You Make Me Feel Like Less of a Man

Jackie Andrews Mdf, floral neoprene, round canvas board, paper, vintage millinery flowers, sequin floral applique, glitter, faux pearl cabochons, plastic cabochons, fringe 2020

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You Make Me Feel Like Less of a Man
You Make Me Feel Like Less of a Man

Jackie Andrews Mdf, floral neoprene, round canvas board, paper, vintage millinery flowers, sequin floral applique, glitter, faux pearl cabochons, plastic cabochons, fringe 2020

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You Make Me Feel Like Less of a Man

Jackie Andrews

 

Mdf, floral neoprene, round canvas board, paper, vintage millinery flowers, sequin floral applique, glitter, faux pearl cabochons, plastic cabochons, fringe

2020

Dirty Laundry

Kandace Creel Falcón

 

mixed media cross-stitch and acrylic painting on canvas,

48ax48a

2020

Dirty Laundry
Dirty Laundry

Kandace Creel Falcón mixed media cross-stitch and acrylic painting on canvas, 48ax48a 2020

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Dirty Laundry
Dirty Laundry

Kandace Creel Falcón mixed media cross-stitch and acrylic painting on canvas, 48ax48a 2020

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Dirty Laundry
Dirty Laundry

Kandace Creel Falcón mixed media cross-stitch and acrylic painting on canvas, 48ax48a 2020

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Dirty Laundry
Dirty Laundry

Kandace Creel Falcón mixed media cross-stitch and acrylic painting on canvas, 48ax48a 2020

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Facades

Kenzie Wells

 

Installation shot with models in mixed-media installation titled The Backdrop

Dimensions variable

2019

As Big as a House III

Amanda Kleinhans

 

house, rubber foam, wood, screws, red light

20 x12 x8a 

2019

Fitting XVI

Amanda Kleinhans

 

rubber foam, wood, screws

36ax 32ax 8a

2019

Fitting XVII

Amanda Kleinhans

 

rubber foam, wood, screws

36ax 32ax 8a

2019

As Big as a House III
As Big as a House III

Amanda Kleinhans house, rubber foam, wood, screws, red light 20 x12 x8a 2019

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Fitting XVI
Fitting XVI

Amanda Kleinhans rubber foam, wood, screws 36ax 32ax 8a 2019

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Fitting XVII
Fitting XVII

Amanda Kleinhans rubber foam, wood, screws 36ax 32ax 8a 2019

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As Big as a House III
As Big as a House III

Amanda Kleinhans house, rubber foam, wood, screws, red light 20 x12 x8a 2019

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The Forest

(Winter & Kitten)

I, II, III

Selina Mayer

 

Silver gelatin photographic print

8x10 inches

2020

Yukon Cornelius and Bumble sing Bob Dylan at the NYC Eagle, 1970

Jerome Stueart

 

acrylic on canvas

36 x 48

2019

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Yukon Cornelius and Bumble Get a Tarot Reading in the Home of the Loveland Frogs, Ohio, 1978

Jerome Stueart

 

acrylic on canvas

36 x 48

2019

Yukon Cornelius and Bumble Reading in Bed

Jerome Stueart

 

acrylic on canvas

36 x 24

2019

Ravished Remains

Lachlan Thompson

 

analog collage 

8x11

2020

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St Sebastian Tended By St Wilgefortis

Leo Raphael Covault

 

Found object (stick, dried plants, medal embroidery needle) kebab sticks, collage,

thread

4in by 6in

2020

Prolonging a Summer Heat Stroke

Lily Wai Brennan

 

Faux fur, found portion of a window fan, polyester thread, tulle fabric, and wood.

10 x 12.5 in.

2019

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You Are (Probably) Already on a List
You Are (Probably) Already on a List

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x7”x1” 2018

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You Are (Probably) Already on a List
You Are (Probably) Already on a List

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x7”x1” 2018

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You Are (Probably) Already on a List
You Are (Probably) Already on a List

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x7”x1” 2018

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You Are (Probably) Already on a List
You Are (Probably) Already on a List

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x7”x1” 2018

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You Are (Probably) Already on a List

A. L. R. Keaton

 

Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper

10.5”x7”x1”

2018

Untitled, from Disidentifications series

Jesse Egner

 

Archival Pigment Print

40” x 32”

2019

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Ultimate Cat Lady

Numi Lee Griffith

 

Digital

1668 x 2388px

2020

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2904 303

rubber foam, disassembled theater chairs, nuts, bolts, hot glue, audio, red Lights 15 x 10 x 8 2019

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2904 303
2904 303

rubber foam, disassembled theater chairs, nuts, bolts, hot glue, audio, red Lights 15 x 10 x 8 2019

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2904 303
2904 303

rubber foam, disassembled theater chairs, nuts, bolts, hot glue, audio, red Lights 15 x 10 x 8 2019

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2904 303

Amanda Kleinhans

 

rubber foam, disassembled theater chairs, nuts, bolts, hot glue, audio, red

Lights

15 x 10 x 8 

2019

(The video has sound, but the sound is important in this video)

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Negotiable Crowd

Yohanes Soubirius De Santo

 

Acrylic Pens And Paints On Paper

42 Cm X 30 Cm

2020

Stubborn Comfort

Lily Wai Brennan

 

Bishop chess piece, fiber fill, silk, upholstery fabric, and wood.

16 x 16 x 25.5 in.

2020

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Holding and Releasing

Mische HT

 

Ink on watercolor paper

5.5 x 7.5 inches

2017

Ritual

Tara Stephens

 

Ink on Paper

9x12 inches

2020

Ritual
Ritual

Tara Stephens Ink on Paper 9x12 inches 2020

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Ritual
Ritual

Tara Stephens Ink on Paper 9x12 inches 2020

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Ritual
Ritual

Tara Stephens Ink on Paper 9x12 inches 2020

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Ritual
Ritual

Tara Stephens Ink on Paper 9x12 inches 2020

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Fringe Benefits

Jackie Andrews

 

Vintage frame, wallpaper, glass crystals, fringe

2020

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Romanze Tryptic

Brick Kyle

2020

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Untitled

Angela K. Sams

 

steel, brass, howlite, czech glass and silk thread.

25mm x 455mm

Untitled

Eel Costello

 

Oil on Canvas

24ax36a

2019

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Love Mix 1

Numi Lee Griffith

 

Digital

2388 x 1668 px

2020

Best Friends Forever

Haley Lauw

 

telecommunication wire

9a x 2a

2020

Best Friends Forever
Best Friends Forever

Haley Lauw telecommunication wire 9a x 2a 2020

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Best Friends Forever
Best Friends Forever

Haley Lauw telecommunication wire 9a x 2a 2020

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Best Friends Forever
Best Friends Forever

Haley Lauw telecommunication wire 9a x 2a 2020

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BFFL

Shaunia Grant

 

Brass, Friendship Bracelets, Astroturf, Powder Coat

6 in x 2 in x 0.5in

2020

Ryan : A Sandwich

Noah Frances Greene

 

Stoneware, underglaze, glaze, wood, commercial subway tiles, graffiti of viewers.

63 x 22.5 x 6.25 in

2020

Ryan : A Sandwich
Ryan : A Sandwich

Noah Frances Greene Stoneware, underglaze, glaze, wood, commercial subway tiles, graffiti of viewers. 63 x 22.5 x 6.25 in 2020

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Ryan : A Sandwich
Ryan : A Sandwich

Noah Frances Greene Stoneware, underglaze, glaze, wood, commercial subway tiles, graffiti of viewers. 63 x 22.5 x 6.25 in 2020

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Ryan : A Sandwich
Ryan : A Sandwich

Noah Frances Greene Stoneware, underglaze, glaze, wood, commercial subway tiles, graffiti of viewers. 63 x 22.5 x 6.25 in 2020

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Cry in Secret
Cry in Secret

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x6.5”x1” 2018

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Cry in Secret
Cry in Secret

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x6.5”x1” 2018

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Cry in Secret
Cry in Secret

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x6.5”x1” 2018

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Cry in Secret
Cry in Secret

A. L. R. Keaton Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper 10.5”x6.5”x1” 2018

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Cry in Secret

A. L. R. Keaton

 

Intaglio, aquatint, graphite, acetone transfer, and pen on bound paper

10.5”x6.5”x1”

2018

Cake Day

Brick Kyle

 

2020

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Myling

Kyle Reidmiller

 

2018-19

Oil on Canvas

3’ x 4’

Fitting X
Fitting X

Amanda Kleinhans rubber foam, wood, projection 4 x 4 x 4 2018

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Fitting X
Fitting X

Amanda Kleinhans rubber foam, wood, projection 4 x 4 x 4 2018

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Fitting X
Fitting X

Amanda Kleinhans rubber foam, wood, projection 4 x 4 x 4 2018

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Fitting X

Amanda Kleinhans

 

rubber foam, wood, projection

4 x 4 x 4 

2018

(The video has sound, but the sound is important in this video)

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PLEASURE

Janie Stamm

 

disco ball, felt, thread, glass beads, carabiner, chain.

16” x 9” 10”

2020

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