My People Queer Arts
November 16 - 17, 2018 | 8:00pm
Friday – Saturday, November 16 – 17, 2018
8pm / KST’s Alloy Studios
5530 Penn Ave
A platform for our local artists to share and express themselves through whatever artistic practice they might choose, in order to highlight the many stories” – QueerPGH
Calling all LGBTQ+ artists, allies and advocates, it’s time to celebrate. Now in its 10th iteration, My People is an annual series that explores the lives of queer people of color through award-winning films, community conversations and performances. Inspired by KST’s namesake Billy Strayhorn, My People charts the rich contributions and continued resilience of the LGBTQ+ community, and offers a platform for new works and alternative perspectives that demonstrate a strong, active and vibrant community.
Full festival schedule to be announced.
CALL FOR LGBTQIA+ ARTIST:
Interested in participating in this years My People Queer Arts? We are currently accepting applications artist of all disciplines to join us.
Eligible artist must meet the below criteria.
- Reside in the Pittsburgh area.
- Be invested in presenting work that explores themes of humanities, technology, and/or social practice using a multi-disciplinary approach
- Identify as LGBTQ or Gender Non-Conforming.
Application Deadline is Monday, October 22, 2018
- Friday, November 16, 2018 | 8:00pm
- Saturday, November 17, 2018 | 8:00pm