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Drag Queens at Bevrijdingsdag

Yesterday, our project “Drag Queens of the World” celebrated bevrijdingsdag at @HOMOMONUMENT in Amsterdam. It was a great opportunity to meet Drag Queens, spread the word about our project and celebrate diversity! A huge thanks to everyone who participated, showed interest in our project and supported us. https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/drag-queens-of-the-world Continue reading →

Drag Queens of the World at the Bevrijdingsdag!

Drag Queens of the World will be present at the Bevrijdingsdag party at the Homomonument in Amsterdam. The team from The Faketory, together with Victoria False and Miss Didi Licious, will spread the word about our project: A book with photos, interviews and anthropological research about Drag Queens from all over the world, the very […] Continue reading →

Meet Danna Galan

Danna Galan, aka David, is the most famous Bolivian drag queen. We first met him in the thin air of Bolivia’s capital La Paz in 2012. ” I have been a Drag Queen for more than 20 years, and build a family of 60 members”,  he told us.  “I have also collected information about the […] Continue reading →

A drag queen without an audience does not exist!

A DRAG QUEEN WITHOUT AN AUDIENCE DOES NOT EXIST! Therefore, in relation to our crowdfunding campaign, we want to invite you to several Drag Events this week, where you have a great chance to meet dragqueens, find out more about our project “Drag Queens of the World” and make diversity visible! April 24th Join “Getto Glam […] Continue reading →

Stick up for it and donate now!

 Amsterdam Drag Queen Miss Didi Licious has a special message for you: “Stick up for it and donate now!”.  Didi is one of the many Drag Queens that have been featured in our worldwide project. You can contribute to the finalization of it: The making of the book Drag Queens of the World. Want to […] Continue reading →

Drag Queens of the World – choose yourself!

Now YOU can choose your favourite drags for the publication in the book Dragqueens of the World, and win a copy of the very first release of the book! It is simple: 1. Pick your 10 favourite photos here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/doingdreams/sets/72157643898159284/ 2. Star-mark them and leave a comment. If you do not have a Flickr-account, you […] Continue reading →

The moment our project was born..

“The first time I really saw Drag Queens was in Sao Paulo in the Italian neighbourhood called Bella Vista some 5 years ago. There is a huge dancing club there. I was supposed to meet some friends there and have a good time. In Sao Paulo you always have to wait outside until you can come […] Continue reading →

Drag Queens in our society

Martijn Crowe has just come back from the International Film and Gender Studies Festival Imperfectu in Mexico, where he hold a lecture about the phenomena of Drag Queens, about their role  in the society and other issues related to Drag Queens entering the public domain. “With entering in public space by performing on television, partaking […] Continue reading →

Everyone is a Drag Queen

“A Drag Queen is the kind of woman a real man likes to have. Powerful and tender. Not the monthly mood shift. Honest and openly cheating. A Drag Queen is a men’s best friend” – this is how Martijn Crowe, the artist behind the project Drag Queens of the World, is going to describe a […] Continue reading →

Successful Beginning

On Monday we started our campaign and we are very excited to share everything with you! We have already received media attention from different countries ranging from Norway to Mexico. It shows that “Drag queens of the world” is a large-scale project encompassing the whole world! More and more people are contributing to our project […] Continue reading →