Art series breaks LGBTQ stereotypes with striking illustrations


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Warning: the following illustrations contain partial nudity.

Despite the great strides the LGBT community has taken in 2015, there is still a long way to go to achieve equality, and one great way to raise awareness is through art.

Artist and activist Daniel Arzola is breaking negative stereotypes and highlighting important issues in the LGBTQ community through his series, No Soy Tu Chiste, or in English, I'm Not A Joke.

Arzola created the series in his native Venezuela in 2013, where he encountered several instances of intolerance and hate crimes toward himself and other gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people in his country and around the world. Read more...

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