Drag Holland: Victoria False

 This power woman survived many years of life, sickness, changes and enjoyed as much as she could. Victoria False is back after a 10 year retirement, and more successful than ever. Singing star, drag grandmother to many. Photography by Martijn Crowe www.thefaketory.org Continue reading →

Soho Drag Queens’ Race for charity in London

A large crowd watches approximately 50 drag queens in high heels race a gruelling 1km around the back streets of Soho in the second annual Soho Drag Race, raising funds for the charity for young, homeless LGBT people, the Albert Kennedy Trust. The Albert Kennedy Trust works with 16-25 year old lesbian, gay, bisexual and […] Continue reading →

Drag Holland: Bryana

Ryan Leonardo aka Bryana is a fashionista, make up, dance and design artist, who works up the parties in Amsterdam with his housestyled and home made outfits. Photography by Martijn Crowe www.thefaketory.org Continue reading →

Drag Brazil: Divina Aloma

This is a very special person, who defies any category, drag, trans, man, woman. Foremost we met Divina Aloma as a beautiful, shining person, who is with 63 years still able to do carnaval and Whitney Houston performances in the club scene of São Paulo, where the average age is 17.   Photography by Martijn […] Continue reading →

MISS DIDI LICIOUS – IN FOCUS

Here on Dragqueens of the World we have met so many amazing drag artists, and we want to give you a more in-depth meeting with them. Our very first Queen in this serie will be Miss Didi Licious, who is internationally known and participated in the Dragqueens of the World project in Amsterdam.  She has […] Continue reading →

Portrait Donatella Kardashian Ferrer

Donatella is part of the Kardashian Ferrer drag family in Santa Cruz, a family of young gays that help and motivate eachother. Together with friends they design their make up and clothing. They produce dance shows on big events, and help show the still closed catholic community their boundary crossing identities. We applaud them and […] Continue reading →

Bolivian drag: Davíd and Dayane Nicole

We met David on a book presentation in Santa Cruz. Together with Juána he was dressed as a Chola Morenada, in traditional woman clothing of Bolivia. “I am David and I am a young transformista, my female name is Dayana Nicole. I was born in 1974 in Noryungas Coripata, in the La Paz state. I […] Continue reading →

Bolivian drag: Juána

Juána is a classic drag queen, or in Bolivian terms a Chola morenada. In his outfits and dancing he performs ancient Bolivian cultural rites. All festivals and carnavals in Bolivia he is there and dances with other men and women. He loves the dancing and is very proud that he can do this. Photographs by […] Continue reading →