The Beacon Project
Video Projection Art Installation
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Camp: May 29 - June 3

1. exaggerated effeminate mannerisms exhibited especially by homosexuals

2. Fact from GLAAD:These are the transgender people killed in 2017 -- all of whom are transgender women of color:

Jaquarrius Holland killed on February 19 in Monroe, Louisiana (identified as trans on February 28). She was 18 years old.

Ciara McElveen killed on February 27 in New Orleans, Louisiana. She was 21 years old. 

Chyna Gibson killed on February 25 in New Orleans, Louisiana. She was 31 years old. 

Keke Collier killed on February 21 in Englewood, Chicago. She was 24 years old. 

JoJo Striker killed on February 8 in Toledo, Ohio. She was 23 years old. 

Mesha Caldwell killed on January 4 in Canton, Mississippi. She was 41 years old. 

Jamie Lee Wounded Arrow killed on January 1 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. She was 28 years old. 

3. something so outrageously artificial, affected, inappropriate, or out-of-date as to be considered amusing.

4. a place usually away from urban areas where tents or simple buildings (as cabins) are erected for shelter or for temporary residence (as for laborers, prisoners, or vacationers)

5. a body of persons encamped

6. an ideological position

7. Homeless camp. Concentration camp. Fat camp. Summer camp.

Calling All Divas

Calling All Divas

Tyler Matthew Oyer

My work is in dialogue with the diverse aesthetic cultural legacies of queer devastation, activism, and radical imagination, activating a political critique of relations of power.

HERMERICA

HERMERICA

Lola Jiblazee

My work is a social manifesto of the peoples empowerment in shaping the political landscape and decision making nationwide.

Import

Import

Chelsea Thompto

"Import" is both a rumination on the intersectional issue of trans* violence in the U.S., and on the way in which we build and consume stories.