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Blake Little, Jerry Hubbard, Burbank, California, 1989
Blake Little: Photographs from the Gay Rodeo
On View September 5, 2020 to January 31, 2021
Experience the grit, determination, and pride of North America’s gay rodeo circuit. Blake Little’s black-and-white photographs tell the story of a lesser-known part of American Western culture, capturing scenes of camaraderie, identity, and sport in an expansive redefinition of what a cowboy can be.
Pick up one of our new self-guided tour brochures when you arrive. Follow along at your own pace and see what you can discover within our galleries. With three themes to choose from, you can explore the collection from a variety of perspectives.
The recent deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and countless others have powerfully, sorrowfully, and necessarily reawakened our country to the painful and life-altering racial inequities that exist in America today. These same racial inequities exist in museums all over the world including our own. There is vital work to do.
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