Really excited to share this with everyone — OP’s 11th issue will be here at the end of the month! Our HERO issue features trans pioneer Lou Sullivan on the cover (thank you SF GLBT Historical Society for the beautiful photographs of Lou) — not to mention we get to chat with artist Del LaGrace Volcano, Kate Bornstein, Janet Mock, Jamison Green and a ton of other inspiring people. Secure your copy by pre-ordering today, this edition WILL sell out.
Honoring a number of trailblazers who set a precedent for what trans communities are built upon and those who continue to create change today, this issue of Original Plumbing includes a special section celebrating the life of Lou Sullivan and his FTM International newsletter.
This 90-page issue also includes an artist portfolio on Del LaGrace Volcano, words of wisdom from Auntie Kate Bornstein, writing by Dean Spade and features on Kylar Broadus, Jamison Green, Imani Henry, Gunner Scott, Christopher Lee, Janet Mock, Tyler Fong, Jed Bell, Rupert Raj. With contributors Sean Dorsey, Catherine Opie, Stephen Ira, Alexander Rose, James Darling, Shawna Virago, Oliver Bendorf, Josh Klipp andJason Cromwell.
(Cover photo of Lou courtesy of the SF GLBT Historical Society)
Hello Hi. I am in Wilmington, NC right now. Tonight I will give a lecture on trans representation in the media and what inspired my artistic practice to go the route of photo and publishing. Say hello if you are in Wilmington!
Tuesday, March 12 at 7 PM in Cultural Arts Building 2024
PRIDE will feature his work in the Mezzanine Annex on the second floor of the Cultural Arts Building from 3/11-3/22.
7pm – 9pm Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 The LGBT Center of New York, Rm 310, 208 West 13th Street Free, All are Welcome
Featuring: Amos Mac (Artist, Original Plumbing, Play Smart), Devin Elijah (Artist, Photographer, Epilogue) Ivan Monforte (Artist, GMHC, Play Smart) Jessica Whitbread (Artist, AIDS ACTION NOW, International Community of Women living with HIV North America) Moderated by Sacha Yanow (Artist, Art Matters)
PERKS INCLUDE: The entireSET of Original Plumbing Magazine issues 1 through 10 / Psychic reading by a celeb / Out of print art books, DVDs and books by queer icons / A month of streaming (ahem) video from Crash Pad, Courtney Trouble, James Darling / Collectable photoprints / TOTE BAGS, T-SHIRTS, CREEPY STICKERS, DINNER DATES, MORE!
Hi everyone! I just released a set of three 5”x7” photographs available only through this fundraising campaign. If you donate to the cause and choose the Photo Fan perk, I’ll send them out to you once the campaign is complete!
These photos feature Juliana Huxtable Ladosha, Rocco Katastrophe and Athens Boys Choir. Edition of 100, signed and numbered. xo - Amos
Since 2009 I’ve been editor/publisher of the quarterly print magazine, Original Plumbing, with my best friend Rocco Katastrophe. In the past 2 years our online component has grown too large for its current home! As we expand our online community with a complete website redesign and relaunch, we need your help. Check out our video here!