Darin Klein & Friends Present With Suzanne Wright: Third Annual Queer Pile-up!

Poster design: Otherwild.com / Poster artwork: John Parot

 QPU!3 crowd shot

QPU!3 installlation shot 

November 26 - December 1, 2012

6020 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Monday, November 26  
12-10pm: Artists install their own work 
7-10pm: Opening Reception and ‘zine release party for 21st Century Queer Artists Identify Themselves

All local queer artists were invited to participate in the third annual installment of this dynamic and inclusive exhibition. All mediums were welcomed, with wall and floor space available on a first-come, first-served basis. 83 artists came prepared with everything they needed to install and display your own artwork. Limit: one artwork per artist. Artwork may be sold through the gallery if you choose. Five drop-in performances took place at the Opening Reception. 

Check out images of the artwork on view here:

Check out crowd shots and installation views here:



Performers: Gregory Barnett, Doug Cox, Miss Barbie-Q, Zac Monday, and Tyler Mathew Oyer

Visual artists: Robbie Acklen, Laida Aguire, A. Allegra, Brandon Andrew, Gabriela Arreola, John Arsenault, Joseph Barajas, Gregory Barnett, Eden Batki, Cody Bayne, Brian Briggs, John Burtle, Arthur Castro, Rick Castro, Tiffany Chindalah, Dustan Christopher, Gaige Clark, Kelly Cline, Laura Copelin, Doug Cox, Ben Cuevas, Gregorio Davila, Juan Martin del Campo, Jr., Veronique d' Entremont, Deanna Erdmann, Ruben Esparza, Mary Fin, Eve Fowler, Laurel Frank, Mariah Garnett, Kate Gilbert, Michael Henry Hayden, Frank Helmer, Brandon Herman, Joanna Hoar, Kate Hoffman, Onya Hogan-Finlay, Larissa Brantner James, Eddie Jelinet, Justin Jorgensen, Johnnie JungleGuts, Colby Keller, Kim Kelly, Mac Kern, Rafael Killyan-Rios, LADZ, Lili Lakich, Molly Larky, Anthony Lepore, Angela Maguire, Vanessa Matthews, Alex Miller, Zac Monday, Montana, Tiger Munson, Toban Nichols, Darrin Noble, John Parot, KP Pepe, Ben Phen, Photo Larry, prvt dncr & bodega vendetta, Cassie Riger, Charles K. Rosenberg, Christopher Russell, Jimena Sarno, Brian Schetzsle, Margie Schnibbe, Christopher Shultz, Macho Mel, Shimkovitz, Robert Smith, Jesse Stecklow, Nicholas Sung, Orlando Tirado, Christina Tsui, Roman Udalov, Amy Von Harrington, Zoe Walsh, Trevor Wayne, Suzanne Wright, Austin Young, and Alison Zukovsky & Marija Gaier

Copies of 21st Century Queer Artists Identify Themselves #4 & #5
Queer artists from around the world were invited to participate in the exhibition-related publication, 21st Century Queer Artists Identify Themselves--an ongoing ‘zine project by and about queer artists from around the world living and working in the 21st Century. A resource for sharing information and educating ourselves and our peers. A guide to identifying, contacting and inspiring each other. 

21st Century Queer Artists Identify Themselves #4: Scott Andrew, Pittsburgh, PA | Adam J. Ansell, San Francisco, CA | Leo Ayres, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | Liz Bradshaw, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK | Juan Martin del Campo, Jr., Pasadena, CA | Fábio Carvalho, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil | Rick Castro / Antebellum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA | David Chen, San Diego, CA | David Christensen, San Francisco CA | Ben Cuevas, Los Angeles, CA | Timothy Cummings, San Francisco, CA | Deanna Erdmann, Los Angeles, CA | Amanda D’Egidio, Sun Valley, CA | Tracy Dishman, Los Angeles, CA | Rubén Esparza, West Hollywood, CA | L arissa James Los Angeles, CA | Jason Jenn, Los Angeles, CA | Kevin Killian, San Francisco, CA | Darin Klein, Los Angeles, CA | Lili Lakich, Los Angeles, CA | Ian MacKinnon, Valley Village, CA | Peter Maloney, Holder, Australia | Miss Barbie-Q, Los Angeles, CA | Elliot Montague, Los Angeles, CA | MouseTrip / GDLart, Rome, Italy | Billy O’Callaghan, San Francisco, CA | Brandon Patrick, Los Angeles, CA | Tim Power, Los Angeles, CA | Steven Reigns, Los Angeles, CA | Gavin Rouille, Bloomington, IN | Margie Schnibbe, Los Angeles, CA | Joy Scopa, Karlsruhe, Germany | “Macho” Mel Shimkovitz, Los Angeles, CA | Christopher Shultz, Los Angeles, CA | Xavier Stentz / Rewolf Films, Berlin, Germany | Alonso Tapia-Benitez, Houston, TX | Orlando Tirado, Los Angeles, CA | TMO Studio, Los Angeles, CA | Amy Von Harrington, Los Angeles, CA | Jina Wallwork, Cinnamon Brow, Warrington, Cheshire, UK | Suzanne Wright, Los Angeles, CA | Josue Zavala, San Francisco, CA 

21st Century Queer Artists Identify Themselves #5: Asterism Derivative / Johannna Breiding & Mary Rasmussen,Valencia, CA | Joseph Barajas, Los Angeles, CA | Cody Bayne, Los Angeles, CA | Kelly Besser & Laurel Frank
Los Angeles, CA | Ryan Brewer, Brooklyn, NY | John Michael Byrd, Sunderland, MA | Dante Carlos, Minneapolis, MN | Enrique Castrejon, Los Angeles, CA | Joshua Chaney, New York, NY | COBÖ, Beeville, TX | Drew Cushing (BentBoyBooks), San Francisco, CA | Veronique d’Entremont, Los Angeles, CA | Eddy Falconer, Berkeley, CA | B. Fazzolari, San Francisco, CA | Gary Fembot, San Francisco, CA | Marija Gaier & Alison Zukovsky, Los Angeles, CA | Brian Gainey, Los Angeles, CA | Tim Hailand, Berlin, Germany | Kevin Parks Hauser, Austin, TX | Brandon Herman, Los Angeles, CA | Gavy Kessler, Los Angeles, CA | Lake Verea, Mexico, DF | David LeBarron, Los Angeles, CA | Jason Mecier, San Francisco, CA | Grace Moon, Brooklyn, NY | Darrin Noble, Los Angeles, CA | John Parot, Los Angeles, CA | Andrew Printer, San Diego, CA | prvtdncr & bodega vendetta, Los Angeles, CA | Cassie Riger, Los Angeles, CA | Christopher Russell, Glendale, CA | Jim Schatz, Greene, NY | steiner, a. l. / berks, r. c. / OTHERWILD, Los Angeles, CA | Laura Stinger, San Luis Obispo, CA | Jesse Stecklow, Los Angeles, CA | Nicholas Andre Sung, Oakland, CA | Christina Tsui, Los Angeles, CA | Sy Wagon, San Francisco, CA | Trevor Wayne, Los Angeles, CA | Suzanne Wright, Los Angeles, CA | Meg Wolfe, Los Angeles, CA | Austin Young, Los Angeles, CA