On Wednesday of Dore week, July 26, 2023, The Academy SF will hold an art showcase, reception, and silent auction celebrating the work of renowned photographer Jim Wigler, well-known especially for his work in “Drummer” Magazine.
The exhibit features images from a photo shoot at The Academy’s location during the early 1980s, plus a selection of Jim’s other work featuring gay men of San Francisco during his storied career.
The reception and auction will happen from 6 to 9 pm on July 26, at The Academy SF, 2166 Market Street. Admission is $10; free for Academy SF members. Leather attire is welcome.
The proceeds from the auction will benefit the LEATHER & LGBTQ Cultural District in San Francisco, and the Leather Archives & Museum in Chicago.
Pre-register, and learn more about Jim’s life and work, here.