Art Wall: Edie Fake

November 20, 2019–December 13, 2020

Edie Fake’s mural envisions affordable housing for transgender elders, using architecture to celebrate the uniqueness of trans bodies and the possibilities of queer space.

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  • Edie Fake: Affordable Housing for Trans Elders, 2019; courtesy of the artist and Western Exhibitions, Chicago. Photo: JKA Photography.

  • Edie Fake: Proposal for Art Wall, Affordable Housing for Trans Elders, 2019; courtesy of the artist and Western Exhibitions, Chicago.

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  • Recorded Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 6 PM

    Artist’s Talk: Edie Fake in Conversation with Elaine Yau

    Artist Edie Fake discusses his new Art Wall project with exhibition organizer Elaine Yau, addressing the idea of queer space and the role of art in growing dialogue around trans rights.

  • SKYNSUIT: Little Stranger

    Edie Fake’s Little Strangers establishes the content and provides the title for a performance video by SKYNSUIT (Bashir Naim and Shamu Azizam).

  • Saturday, September 12, 4 PM PDT

    Virtual Roundtable Discussion: House and Home: The Transgender Experience

    Join a diverse panel of participants, including artist Edie Fake, for a live discussion about the practical challenges of housing and the experience of “home” in relation to trans bodies, families, and communities. Register by September 11 to receive a link to the Zoom webinar.

Past Events

  • Saturday, September 12, 4 PM PDT

    Virtual Roundtable Discussion: House and Home: The Transgender Experience

    Join a diverse panel of participants, including artist Edie Fake, for a live discussion about the practical challenges of housing and the experience of “home” in relation to trans bodies, families, and communities. Register by September 11 to receive a link to the Zoom webinar.

  • Saturday, March 14, 11:30 AM or 1 PM

    CANCELED: Gallery + Studio: Drawing Ourselves In

    After viewing Edie Fake’s visionary Art Wall mural, Affordable Housing for Trans Elders, draw your own fantastical buildings to house real and imagined communities of the future!

    All film screenings and public programs at BAMPFA have been cancelled through March 29. Learn more

    For ages 6 to 12 with accompanying adult(s)