The work of REX exhibition REXWORLD retrospective

Antwerpen. The "work of REX" was decades ahead of it's time, and a precursor of our gay world today. At Leatherpride Belgium 2018 like to introduce their new exhibition REXWORLD-retrospective and it's related crowdfunding.

The Antwerp exhibition showcases (February 23-25 ,2018/ REX exhibition in Antwerp) the art that for decades terrified galleries and publishers alike as taboo subject matter. The work represents one man's lifelong dedication to free speech and revolutionary art rooted in the unvarnished truth about ourselves. Many young viewers will remain contemplative after their initial exposure to this "hidden" art and introduction to the complex underworld of the artist known as REX.

This project's objective is to make the "impossible" possible: After a half century of creating iconic gay art for the gay community, REX images have become ubiquitous around the world as "anonymous art", that is endlessly copied and circulated on line without permission, payment or credit for decades now.

Now in his vintage years, this much censored and ignored artist is to be honored with this rare European exhibit, which highlights five decades of his pioneering contribution to gay history.

For the first time ever, Antwerp's internationally recognized LEATHERPRIDE at the DARKLANDS festival showcases over 200 images from his incredible career in art. The majority of this art on display has never been allowed public exhibition due to government censorship and the scourge of political correctness.

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Photos: Servicewerk Ber

Please visit our exhibition-related homepage, to follow the exiting story of the rediscovery of REX. Via the homepage, you will be able to purchase the catalog, published in 2016, the editioned fine-art prints, signed by the artist and originals. You are invited, to become a part of this project by supporting our STARTNEXT crowdfunding. If you do not like to set up a profile, you may order any product of your choice or - just make a dontation - via PAYPAL. In Antwerp, a selection of more than 200 images will be on display.(February 23-25 | REX exhibition in Antwerp)

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