MOAH CEDAR Begins New Season with Fairyland Exhibition Public Invited to Attend Opening Reception Th
MOAH:CEDAR and the Lancaster Museum and Public Art Foundation invite Antelope Valley residents and visitors to MOAH:CEDAR’s newest exhibition and opening reception on Saturday, February 23 from 4 to 8 p.m. The exhibit, Leonard Greco: Fairyland, explores the artist’s personal mythologies, religious reverence, and queer experience.
Fairyland, Greco’s most recent body of work, has a definite “camp” sensibility (not dissimilar to the creations of Cecil Beaton in the 1920s). Camp, described as the lie that tells the truth, is an innate language Greco had been reticent to explore until recently. He believes it was perhaps internalized homophobia that had left him hesitant to make work so boldly queer – in every sense of the word – and openly flamboyant. Purposely sta