L.U.R.E. Saturday January 29, 1994

...  York‘s Brand New Bar For Men Into Leather – Uniform – Rubber – Etc. . The LURE was located on the rim of the West Village at Four Hundred Nine West Thirtenth Street New York City and here is the official opening party invite contributed to ...

Fritz Lohman and Charles Leslie, the L.U.R.E. Show 1994 New York City

...  Wrestlers in a Frenchmen’s Eye” . Also included in the show were two trunks from the Chicago Leather Archives. Displaying various S&M memorabilia which was co-sponsered by Wally Wallace of the L.U.R.E. . Sadly the L.U.R.E. closed in 2003. On October 26, 2010 (opening reception 6:00pm-8:00pm) for Art & AIDS: Loving Life exhibit. An exhibition of the Humanity, Spirit and Love of Artists living with HIV & AIDS. Leslie Lohman Gay Art Foundation located at 26 Wooster Street New York City between Canal & Grand Street and Exhibit runs from October 26th 2010 – October 30th 2010. Exhibition curated by: [...]

Al Pacino Crusin at the Mineshaft Late 1970’s NYC

...  Mineshaft Located at 835 Washington Street at Little West 12th Street New York City was the area’s premier members only club. Operating hours were typically around the clock from Wednesday night through Monday morning, with a roof deck, clothes check, dungeons, slings and other services. The Sadomasacist free for all opened in 1977 before the AIDS era, and was finally shutdown by New York City’s Department of Health in November 1985. Wally Wallace the operating manager went on to have private parties on Christopher Street, The L.U.R.E. and in Chelsea, ...

June Eighth 1986, Nelson Sullivan, Rupaul, Jane Street New York City

     This video filmed by Nelson Sullivan on June 8th 1986 at the Jane West Hotel on the westside of Manhattan in New York City. Here we see Nelson With Rupaul (way before Rupaul’s Drag Race) going to her Apartment on the top floor of the hotel where they hangout and talk.      Ru Paul and the gang hang on the roof of the hotel and point out the Statue of Liberty and the air vents for the Holland tunnel, with sweeping views of New Jersey, the westside highway and the west village piers.      They all return into the apartment/hotel [...]