LGBTQ+ Designers and Design
In celebration of Pride Month, the Cooper Hewitt celebrates LGBTQ+ designers and design in the collection.
Sunday, May 31, 8 to 10 p.m.
Join the Smithsonian’s Pride Alliance to kick off Pride Month with Project Pride, a virtual concert and digital time capsule celebration of LGBTQ+ Heritage, Culture, and History featuring LGBTQ+ musicians, artists, and allies, as well as highlights from the Smithsonian collections.
The program is hosted by NPR’s Ari Shapiro, and features LGBTQ+ artists and allies from across the world, currently including (in alphabetical order): Alex the Astronaut, Big Freedia, Bright Light Bright Light, Cameron Esposito, CLAUD, Dorian Electra, Girl in Red, Indigo Girls, Jake Shears, Joy Oladokun, Kat Cunning, Madame Gandhi, mxmtoon, Nakhane, Pabllo Vittar, Pet Shop Boys, Roxane Gay, Rufus Wainwright, Tig Notaro & Stephanie Allynne, Tunde Olaniran, Vincint, and more.
Be the first to know about updates from Project Pride at projectpride.eventbrite.com.
Project Pride is produced by the Smithsonian Pride Alliance in collaboration with BYT Media. Funding for the Project Pride broadcast was provided by the Secretary of the Smithsonian and the Smithsonian National Board. Follow on social media with #SmithsonianPride.