"I would like to be a spoiled, rich, white girl. They get what they want whenever they want." - Venus Xtravaganza

"I would like to be a spoiled, rich, white girl. They get what they want whenever they want." - Venus Xtravaganza

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Paris Is Burning 1990 Dir. Jennie Livingston chronicling the NYC Harlem drag ball culture of the mid-late 80s. This is an extraordinary experience.

Paris Is Burning 1990 Dir. Jennie Livingston chronicling the NYC Harlem drag ball culture of the mid-late 80s. This is an extraordinary experience.

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Members of The House of Saint Laurent (clockwise): Temperance, Terence, Octavia and Robbie, Harlem 1989. Photographer Chantal Regnault followed the predominantly African-American and Latin gay scene at its height between 1989-1992, capturing the energy of balls where men competed against one another, and the 'houses' that took inspiration from fashion labels.

Members of The House of Saint Laurent (clockwise): Temperance, Terence, Octavia and Robbie, Harlem 1989. Photographer Chantal Regnault followed the predominantly African-American and Latin gay scene at its height between 1989-1992, capturing the energy of balls where men competed against one another, and the 'houses' that took inspiration from fashion labels.

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Directed by Jennie Livingston.  With André Christian, Dorian Corey, Paris Duprée, David The Father Xtravaganza. A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.

Directed by Jennie Livingston. With André Christian, Dorian Corey, Paris Duprée, David The Father Xtravaganza. A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.

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