Kink’s guide to Eurovision 2019

Eurovision is so bizarre and ridiculous it is in fact alternative high art. Here’s a concise review of all of this year’s entries to the celebration of Eurotrash, campiest of all, just before it kicks off.

No Fear: Russian cultural resistance

Welcome to our new series No Fear, highlighting Russian contemporary artists and projects struggling with censorship and propaganda, accompanied by exclusive artworks. Read our editor Polina Korneeva’s intro to revolting musicians you should definitely check out.

ANNOUNCEMENT: KINK PRINT Kinship

Exciting news: we’re publishing our second printed issue, all about queer love and community. But in order for us to publish our colossal ode to kin, we need your support too.

Local heroes: Rory Midhani

Cardboard puppet art that portrays Berlin’s sexually open queer clubbing scene so realistically you feel like you’re right in it? Discover how Rory manages to achieve that in our interview!

Through the other’s lens

Two femmes, two cameras. Berlin-based photographers Dánae Cuesta and Michelle Gutiérrez Fernández share an intimate photography study of each other.

Karen’s Corner: Kindness of Strangers

Another month, another unconstrained stream of word vomit from Just Karen a.k.a. Karel Vladyka a.k.a. Karen Dragshaw a.k.a. Prague’s most fabulous shitshow.

Sticking up for each other

In her collection of portraits narrating a silent but expressive account of a life far away from home, Argentinian photographer Mirella de Mar captures her friend Maria in her armour of choice for the battlefield of the everyday.

Reclaiming the gaze

In the light of the International Women’s Day, let’s talk about our policy of not giving platform to straight men portraying the female body.

Faux zeitgeist

Are we really the people we try to present ourselves as? Dutch photographer Charmaine de Heij comments on the influence of technology on our own identity in her recent project.

Absolut(e) community

Check out New Aliens’ amazing video all about individuality and affinity, specially commissioned for Kink.

Karen’s Corner: Janet, We Made It

Queens know the best! We welcome Prague’s very own Just Karen to the team as she shares some #keepitreal wisdom to kick off her new monthly column.

Report: CTM 2019

Read about the most intense and queerest shows of one of the most exciting European festivals.