MAGNUS HIRSCHFELD: THROUGH KNOWLEDGE TO JUSTICE
EXHIBITION THROUGH JANUARY 2017
$5 • Community Gallery
Magnus Hirschfeld (1868–1935) was a physician and writer renowned for his work on sexual and gender diversity.
NOCHE DE AMBIENTE
EXHIBITION THROUGH FEBRUARY 2017
$5 • Front Gallery
A glimpse into the life of LGBTQ Latinas and Latinos in San Francisco from the 1970s into the 1990s focusing on queer and AIDS activism, drag and ambiente.
Noche de Ambiente
For decades, Spanish speakers in many parts of the Western Hemisphere have recognized the word ambiente — literally meaning “atmosphere” or “environment” — as a coded reference. Queer Latinas and Latinos have used the word to identify themselves, their distinctive cultures and their spirit of resistance.
READ MORE Through February 2017 in the Front Gallery
Magnus Hirschfeld: Through Knowledge to Justice
The life and work of an early 20th-century gay movement pioneer is featured in Through Knowledge to Justice: The Sexual World of Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld (1868-1935). Our newest Community Gallery exhibition features first editions, vintage periodicals, ephemera, and historic film largely drawn from the collection assembled by curator Gerard Koskovich over the past three decades.
READ MORE Through December 2016 in the Community Gallery