A true story of love written in the stars

Ignace Gaston Pardies, Constellations; Paris, 1693 (permission for use: https://www.davidrumsey.com/about)

And the color yellow

Willem de Kooning at his Springs East Hampton studio in 1977 by Thomas Hoepker

How mountains teach me it’s a ‘mistake’ to be an artist

Photo by Sasha Freemind on Unsplash

No one mountain is more or less beautiful or magnificent than the next, each completely and utterly itself. Thus, a mountain can stand outside the parameters of beauty while becoming impossibly so.

An un[be]coming out story

Author’s early passport photo

How disaster united two rivals

Photo by Justin Wilkens on Unsplash

Queer art inspires a three-way with two straight boyfriends

Kiyle, Robert, and James, 2019; by Doron Langberg via the Yossi Milo Gallery. All Lanberg art to follow used with permission of the artist.

How my artwork blazes against the dying light!

A piercing story about art, love, and genitals

Photo: Tobey Albright

Kiss your toilet paper goodbye

Photo by Henley Design Studio on Unsplash

Bradley Wester

Visual Artist & Nonfiction Writer; New agented memoir: “Growing Up Under Water”—From Southern Gothic New Orleans to the art world of New York. bradleywester.com

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