REMINDER: STRANGE BEDFELLOWS exhibition opens Monday 3/17


Contributed by Mara Baldwin

STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: Collaborative Practice in Queer Art

Curated by Amy Cancelmo

March 17—April 11, 2014

Opening Reception, March 20, 4.30 p.m.–6.30 p.m.




Strange Bedfellows is a nationally traveling exhibition and catalogue exploring collaborative practice in queer art making curated by San Francisco art historian Amy Cancelmo and fiscally sponsored by the Queer Cultural Center (San Francisco). This exhibition offers a multiplicity of perspective on the queer experience and a variety of strategies for collaboration including political organizing, empathy, intersubjective identity, appropriation, familial relations, and romantic partnership.

Five of the artists featured in Strange Bedfellows will visit the Ithaca College campus over the course of the exhibition. These include:


All Handwerker Gallery events are free and open to the public. Gallery hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.; Thursday, 10.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.; and weekends, noon to 5.00 p.m.. The gallery is closed to the public on Tuesdays unless otherwise specified for an event but can accommodate group or class visits by appointment.

For further information or individuals with disabilities requiring parking accommodations, please contact Mara Baldwin at or 607.274.3548. Please make requests for accommodations as far in advance as possible.


Image Credit: Amos Mac with Juliana Huxtable LaDosha