Male Beauty in San Francisco, Folsom Street Fair

Posted: September 27, 2011 in 2011
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Yesterday was the annual Kinkster Festival called Folsom Street Fair. The street style is a very playful way of creating a Public Sphere with experimental genders and open expresion in the Kink tradition. This year I documented a lot of Male Beauty in the form of gayboys, radical metrosexuals and crossdressers.
I found an abundance of curvy female beauty. I also noticed that the chubby boys are being male objects of beauty as well. The Bears have not all become Muscle Boys.

San Francisco Street Culture.

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Comments
  1. That man has great legs!

  2. Jasper Gregory says:

    Hi QRG, this year at Folsom I had a big Male Beauty focus. I have 71 pics in total, I think you will enjoy them. What brand of eReader do you use?

  3. Can I ask your opinion on this Jasper?

    I will give full disclosure and say if you read my blog you will see i have had some arguments with the blogger in question. And I apologised for being a bit harsh in some of my points.

    But I think that this tagline ‘a slight case of over grooming’ and the jokey ‘it’s a genius look’ is policing this man’s sense of beauty and his gender presentation. what do you think?

    http://groomingguru.co.uk/2011/09/30/a-slight-case-of-over-grooming/

  4. Jasper Gregory says:

    I totally agree QRG, males are so insecure about wanting to be beautiful, snarky comments like that just reinforce the anxiety.

  5. Thanks, that’s what I thought. But I didn’t want my personal issues to cloud my judgement. It is quite subtle how men are reminded what’s ok and what is going ‘too far’

  6. Anonymous says:

    Why don’t you update!?

  7. Jasper Gregory says:

    I have been posting pictures at http://sanfranciscostreetculture.tumblr.com/ it is distracting to have so many blogs.

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