TAGMASC – MING DE NASTY

Ming de Nasty’s Tagmasc project explores issues around LGBTQ+ male identity and masculinity from her own queer perspective. Ten photographic portraits and interviews explore how LGBTQ+ men self-identify, how their self-definitions are at odds with cis heteronormative expectations and stereotypical representations of gay men and notions of masculinity. Covid19 restrictions meant that the original plans […]

PEOPLE LIKE US ZINE

PEOPLE LIKE US is an ongoing participatory photography project exploring AFAB (assigned female at birth) trans and non-binary identities and experience; masculinity, gender-dysphoria, gender-euphoria, the beauty and nuances of gender non-conforming bodies, visibility, rituals and individual complexities. This limited-edition zine made especially for Shout Festival features a series of images and participants’ quotes from the project. […]

SHOUT at home

Today SHOUT Festival announce our 11th festival programme, which this year has evolved and is taking place entirely online. Aptly named ‘SHOUT at Home’, the festival features over 30 events and a film programme that speaks to issues relevant to the LGBTQIA+ community right now. The packed programme includes bespoke digital performances by Barry Fitzgerald and […]

Nightingale50 murals to be revealed at SHOUT opening party!

Artist Frederik Anderson (aka Freddelanka) is creating two beautiful new murals commissioned by SHOUT for Nightingale50, celebrating the history of 50 years of the Nightingale. The murals will be on display for the first time at the SHOUT Opening Party on 5th November. Our programmer Adam Carver sat down with Freddelanka, to talk about their […]

SHOUT CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF QUEER WITH UK’S LARGEST LGBTQ+ ARTS FESTIVAL

Here we are! Another edition of SHOUT Festival of Queer* Arts and Culture, and not just any edition but an extra special tenth anniversary edition. For ten years SHOUT has been bringing the best of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ+) arts and culture to the city, and what a journey it’s been. This […]