Born on the glitter-strewn stage of The Glory's drag cabaret lounge, Queer culture and identity has always been at the heart of our programming. From official Pride in London events to irreverent celebrations of the Queer body, we encourage everyone to express their unique individuality, whether a participant, model or host.
Performance Life Drawing at The Glory, Hackney, second Tuesday of the month, 7-9pm.
An Untold Tale of abandonment and dreams. A micro-short animation commissioned by Animate Projects and Anim18.
Kicking off our Autumn 2018 season, Lord Hicks was Starkers at The Glory armed with his trusty ukulele and lashings of sass.
Ever wanted to model, but not known where to start? The Starkers Academy is for you! Coached by our very own Roy Joseph Butler, we give you the stage in front of a live audience of artists.
For this special edition of Starkers at The Glory, we celebrated Marlene Dietrich in all her duality in collaboration with Art Model Collective.
Starkers is an exuberant celebration of the nude. Can’t draw? Who cares! This is a drink-and-draw extravaganza with a Queer twist.
Dolls and dildos disrupted the pink pageant of girlhood under the creative direction of artist and model Lidia, featuring a special screening of irreverent Disney mash-up Not Every Princess.
Starkers at the Glory launched with Freyia vs Pavel, a queerly themed nude pose-off challenging constructions of masculinity and femininity. Alexandra Penelope chats to model Freyia and Figuration founders Roy and Leo to find out more.